Archives for September 2016

BLM Ely District to hold firewood auction

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District is offering to the public through a sealed, competitive bid, approximately 15 cords of semi-seasoned mixed pinyon-juniper firewood. The wood is cut in rounds that vary in length from 10 to 30 inches, … [Read more...]

Town Hall meeting to provide answers to local ballot issues

The White Pine County Commission is holding a Town Hall meeting for all White Pine County residents to provide information on the local ballot questions that will appear on the Nov. 8, 2016 ballot. The meeting will be held on Oct. 4, from 6-8 p.m., … [Read more...]

Tickets still available for White Pine Players first school year show

Students have been in rehearsal over the summer to prepare this production, Peter and the Starcatcher, for the community. This is the story of how Peter Pan came to be. This is not the story you have seen in the movies but a new telling of a timeless … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 19-25. Information and spellings of names contained in the blotter are as released by the WPCSO. Information will not be withheld at the requests of persons whose names appear in the blotter or e … [Read more...]

College dreams come true thanks to Elks scholarships

Are you a high school senior with a dream to go to college? Do you know one? Nadya Okomoto from Portland, Ore., spent more than a year of high school legally homeless, but never lost sight of her dream to attend Harvard. Jay Little from … [Read more...]

Is This You? A perfect cube

I have a Rubik’s Cube. It’s still in the original plastic packaging. Oh it’s been opened. It’s been twisted and turned and scuffed and thrown across the room. It is not solved back to its original six sided colored spender. It is a wonderful array of … [Read more...]

Nevada fire restrictions lifted

The Bureau of Land Management Carson City District Office, the Carson and Bridgeport Ranger Districts of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and the Nevada Division of Forestry in … [Read more...]

Charles ‘Chuck’ Marsh

Charles “Chuck” M. Marsh, 69, of Silver City, N.M., passed away Sept. 19, 2016 at his residence. Charles was born in East Ely, Nev. He was a graduate of White Pine High School. Charles had an honorable discharge on Nov. 16, 1973, from the U.S. N … [Read more...]

Dean Stubbs

Please join friends and family for a Celebration of Life for Dean Stubbs on Sunday, October 23, at 2 p.m. at the Bristlecone Convention Center.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in his name to the White Pine High School Scholarship … [Read more...]

Gary Ernest Lusetti

Gary Ernest Lusetti Gary Ernest Lusetti passed away at his home on Sept. 16, 2016.  He was born Aug. 13, 1944 in Ely, Nev. to the late Vincent and Lesina Settefrati Lusetti. He was the youngest of three children and was preceded in death by his … [Read more...]