Archives for October 2016

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Oct. 17-Oct. 23. 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 b … [Read more...]

Ladycats beat Pahranagat Valley

By Dave Maxwell Special to The Ely Times The White Pine High volleyball team and 1A powerhouse Pahranagat Valley squared off Tuesday night for a non-league fight between two feline mascots, Bobcats and Panthers Coach Kenna Almberg said, … [Read more...]

Ely Elks Annual Roll Call Dinner

NSEA State President Bill Wiseman made his official visit to Ely Elks Lodge #1469 during the 94th Annual Roll Call dinner. Also visiting was NSEA President-Elect Dave Pressler, NSEA Vice-President Bill Bohnett and his wife Sue Ellen, DDGER … [Read more...]

Young and Partey September Junior Elks students

Andrew Harvey Young and Daisy Partey have been named Junior Students of the Month for September, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.  Young, age 14, is the son of Jennifer and Adam Young of Ely. Partey, age 14, is the daughter of Frederick and … [Read more...]

Bobcats keep playoff hopes alive

By Coach Leif Tokerud The White Pine High boys soccer team successfully continued its drive towards the playoffs with a convincing 4-0 over Fernley on Saturday coupled with a 2-2 draw Friday against league-leader Dayton. The Cats now have 3 wins … [Read more...]

Nevada Voters say ending cancer must be priority for next Congress

Ely—The Cancer Votes Wagon is on a roll throughout Nevada, making cancer an election issue.  Likely voters in Nevada strongly favor increasing federal investments in medical research for cancer, according to a new poll released by the American Cancer … [Read more...]

Is This You? Falling Away

I don’t talk to my plants. Well that’s a fib. I don’t talk to my plants when anyone is around. Now don’t call for the guys in the white coats just yet, the plants don’t answer me—yet. Besides I only say stuff like, “How’s that? Enough water?” Regular … [Read more...]

Chaffee and Bailey October Junior Elks students

Aurora Rose Chaffee and  Charly Ann Bailey have been named Junior Students of the Month for October, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Chaffee, age 14, is the daughter of Aaron and Connie Chaffee of Ely. Bailey, age 14, is the daughter of Keva … [Read more...]

Polar Express volunteers needed

Are you ready for the holiday season? Do you want to do something exciting and fun with your friends and family here in Ely. The Nevada Northern Railway is looking for fun and energetic volunteers to help with the Polar Express. Join us as we … [Read more...]

Simplistic Solutions helping seniors

By Kay Lynn Roberts-McMurry It’s starting to get cooler, recent nights have already dropped into the teen temperatures and that means the heat must come on. Many Seniors rely on wood as their heat source, but lack the ability to physically get out … [Read more...]