Archives for December 2015

Record breaking enrollment numbers for Nevada’s exchange

Carson City– Since Open Enrollment began on Sunday, Nov. 1, more than 72,000 residents have enrolled in health insurance plans through Nevada Health Link, powered by in the state of Nevada.  Last year at this time, Nevada’s enrollment n … [Read more...]

Is This You? Breakfast

I don’t mind if I am told something for my own good. If it truly is for my own good and not for the good of the person telling me the something.  I think I have achieved an age that if I don’t want to eat something I shouldn’t have to.  Like liver or … [Read more...]

Girl Scout shows off their aprons

Courtesy photo After two months of sewing, pinning and ironing Girl Scout Troop 1349 has completed their yearly sewing project.  To show off the … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, My name is Victor Schultz, I am in 7th grade and I attend Covenant Christian School in Mishawaka, Indiana. In my class we are reading A Walk Across America, where, as you know, Peter Jenkins walks across the United States to find out … [Read more...]

Star Wars comes to Ely

  On Thursday, Dec. 17, Ely’s Central Theater screened “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” to a nearly sold out crowd a day earlier than the film’s nationwide release. Episode VII is the latest installment in a planned series of nine. It follow … [Read more...]

BLM Offers Public Unique Opportunity to Adopt Water Canyon Wild Horses

ELY – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is offering the public the opportunity to adopt a foal gathered from the Water Canyon portion of the Antelope Herd Management Area in eastern Nevada.  Nine weanlings and two yearlings are being held together a … [Read more...]

Grand Opening

  A longtime local eye doctor is expanding and upgrading his practice to keep pace with a growing Ely. Born and raised in Ely, Dr. Kent Robertson graduated from White Pine High School in 1979. He then went on to college at Southern … [Read more...]

Social Security Disability Benefits

SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS.  Unable to work?  Denied benefits?  We Can Help!  WIN or Pay Nothing!  Contact Bill Gordon & Associates at 1-800-475-0979 to start your application today!  (NVCAN) … [Read more...]

Bobcats split in league openers

The White Pine High boys basketball team lost its home opener Friday, Dec. 11, to Mountain View Christian 69-42. “We’re going to be looking for penetration all night,” Coach Charlie Hall said before the game. “We’ve got to be fast and ready to go. … [Read more...]

City Council and County Commission reach a temporary solution on fire services

On Dec. 10 the Ely City Council, along with the Ely Liquor Licensing Board and White Pine Historical Railroad Foundation, held their regular twice-monthly meeting at the Ely Volunteer Fire Hall. Among the topics discussed and acted upon were … [Read more...]