Archives for June 2017

Learning Bridge Charter school to raffle off Smart Drone

Learning Bridge Charter will be selling raffle tickets for the “Smart Drone” at Fun Fridays. Only 300 tickets will be sold. The drawing will be held as soon as all 300 tickets have been sold or at the White Pine County Fair, August 20th. The money … [Read more...]

New business has avalanche of clients

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  The Ely Times Ely Sno has only been open a month, but it has already broken a national record for being a new dealer with the franchise to sell a record-breaking number of Sno’s the first Saturday of op … [Read more...]

New members sworn in to serve council terms

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times The two new Ely City Council members, Ernie Flangas and Tony DeFelice, were sworn in, and Sam Hanson was also sworn in, who is serving his second term, and who ran uncontested in the race. One … [Read more...]

July Wedding

Courtesy photo We are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of Shelby Lynn Taylor daughter of Kathy Cook of Panaca, NV and Thomas Taylor of Cortez, Co to Dallas Mark Lewis son of Rick and Becky Lewis of  Ely, NV. They will be married on July … [Read more...]

Hunter’s Cafe construction near final completion

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray Have you driven down Aultman wondering what is going on at the building across the street from Sportsworld? It’s called, the Hunter’s Cafe which is almost complete and ready for a grand opening event. The owners, Tony De … [Read more...]

Gearing up for the White Pine Horse Races

By Marietta Henry They’re Off!  This familiar cry will be heard once again, on August 18, August 19 and August 20, 2017 as live horse racing returns to Nevada’s White Pine County.  Operated by White Pine Horse Races in conjunction with AG District … [Read more...]

Another successful year for the Great Bathtub Races

By Meg Rhoades The 8th annual Great Bathtub Boat Races was another huge success. Concerns were raised when both the Rice family and Untamed group, and their combined 5 boats, were not going to be able to attend. Luckily some new competition … [Read more...]

Nevada Northern Railway’s July 4 Fireworks Train

This annual train ride takes passengers on a trip back in time aboard a steam-powered train to the copper mine. On the return trip back to Ely, the train pulls in to the best vantage point for the Ely fireworks display.  The event is held July 4 in … [Read more...]

New Elks Member

Courtesy photo/KEN CURTO The Ely Elks Lodge initiated a local man into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on June 22.  The new member is Glenn Borghoff and he was initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge under the direction of Exalted … [Read more...]

BLM resumes sales from Panaca Community Pit

CALIENTE—In keeping with the Administration’s goals of providing materials we rely on and use every day, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Caliente Field Office has resumed selling mineral material out of the Panaca Community Pit.  The pit is loca … [Read more...]