Archives for May 2015

Our politicians are focused on fixing the wrong problems

“Climate change is the worst problem facing the world today. We have no more important issue in the world than this issue, period,” Nevada senior Sen. Harry Reid once said on the floor of the Senate. At one of Reid’s clean energy confabs, Democ … [Read more...]

New Beauty Bar offers high quality service, products

Take one step into the latest beauty salon in Ely and it’s easy to see that owner Bonnie Noel made a lot of changes to the space. Located at 301 Aultman Street, The Beauty Bar boasts a bright pink and black aesthetic that is indicative of Noel’s col … [Read more...]

Robert J. Conrad

August 5, 1916 ~ May 15, 2015 Robert James Conrad, husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, passed away peacefully on May 15, 2015 at age 98 in Provo, UT. Known as Bob, or Brother Bob, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, … [Read more...]

Decision time in Ely

City election to take place at Convention Center on June 2   After the radio shows, candidate forums, Facebook discussions and deluge of signage, the general election for the City of Ely will finally determine who will be sitting in … [Read more...]

Little League, big heart

To Little League President, game means more than just competing In the humid air of Tuesday afternoon, parents, siblings and other members of the community gathered together on the cold, aluminum bleachers with their eyes all trained on the … [Read more...]

Mine donates to Lund Rodeo Association

Garrett Estrada photo The Robinson Nevada Mining Company donated $2,500 to the Lund Rodeo Association to help fund a new section of bleachers at the Lund Rodeo Grounds on May 26. Pictured at the Lund Rodeo Grounds from left to right: Lund Rodeo … [Read more...]

Senate bill on 2017 ballot question makes it to Governor

The senate bill that will put an “advisory question” on the 2017 general election ballot asking voters if they would like to combine the governmental units of the City of Ely and White Pine County into one and dissolve the city making it into a town, … [Read more...]

Barbara Jean Cahill Gianoli

Barbara Jean Cahill Gianoli, 88, of Reno, Nevada passed away on May 17th, 2015, with her family by her side.  She was born to Arthur and Alice Cahill on July 24th, 1926 in Ely, Nevada.  Barbara graduated from White Pine High School in 1944.  She ma … [Read more...]

Soccer camp coming to Ely

The Premier Athletic Soccer School (P.A.S.S.) has announced they will hold a soccer camp in Ely from June 22-26 for children ages 6 and up. The camp will be led by a coach with over 10 years of experience running soccer camps. The Ely camp will … [Read more...]

Immigration reform may be needed, but do it constitutionally

This past week labor unions and pro-open borders groups took to the streets in several states, including Nevada, to criticize, shout slogans and mock the 26 state attorneys general, including Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt, who have challenged … [Read more...]