Archives for May 2017

USAYESS team receives several awards

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The USAYESS team competed on May 13th in Yerington and Carson City Nevada. The team finished second in sporting clays and finished 2nd overall as a team for the weekend along with several more individual a … [Read more...]

Conversion therapy ban violates First Amendment

Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law this past week a legislatively passed bill that makes it illegal for any psychotherapist in Nevada to provide conversion therapy to anyone under the age of 18. Senate Bill 201 defines conversion therapy as “any p … [Read more...]

Bobcats win state titles

After winning the 2A Southern Regional track meet, the White Pine girls repeated as 2A state champions for the fifth consecutive year, and the Bobcat boys tied with Lincoln County for the championship last weekend at Foothill High in … [Read more...]

The path to mandated diversity leads to an absurdity

When you boil it down to its fundamental essence, what she is proposing is an affront to democratic principles and an absurdity. Nevada Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, who picks up the liberal agenda from where Harry Reid left off, stated in a recent … [Read more...]

WPHS golf team battles with challenging course

By Adam Young  The Nevada 2A Southern Division boys golf tournament was held at Reflection Bay Golf Club in Henderson on Tuesday, May 9. White Pine High golfers participated in this event in bluster and very cool conditions and clawed their way … [Read more...]

World speed record broken on Nevada highway

The world record for the fastest speed on a public highway was officially broken last week when driver Robert Allyn and his navigator David Bauer transferred their 2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo over 90 miles of Nevada Highway 318 at an average speed of … [Read more...]

Jr. golf clinic starting in June

A Junior Golf League Clinic, 4-hole will start June 14 at 10:00 a.m., June 21 at 8:30 p.m. On June 27 there will be a 4 hole place at 10:00 a.m. and on July 6, a 4-hole place at 10:00 a.m. One July 13 at 5:30 a BBQ and free gold with Parent’s N … [Read more...]

Public forum set to provide improvement of streets

The Nevada Department of Transportation will be hosting a public information meeting on Thursday, June 1, to provide information on future improvements to Aultman Street, Great Basin Boulevard and U.S. 6. The meeting will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. … [Read more...]

White Pine Public Museum now open 7 days a week

By Carol Beager  The White Pine Public Museum is pleased to inform our communities the Museum in Ely is now open seven days a week, from 10:00 a.m until 4:00p.m. The Museum has become a satellite Tourist Information Center and is prepared to … [Read more...]

WPHS Rodeo Team ready for State Finals

The White Pine Rodeo Team is back from the Wells Nevada Rodeo and now preparing for the state finals in Winnemucca Nevada for both Jr. High and High school Rodeo. Here are the results for our rodeo athletes of the Wells Rodeo, High … [Read more...]