Archives for July 2017

Time to register for Pre-K Program

Registration for David E, Norman Pre-K Program is going on Monday, July 31st thru August 3rd from 7:00a.m. To 4:30p.m. The White Pine County School District is currently gathering student names for enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year. The DEN … [Read more...]

Is This You?

A Thief in the Outhouse  I was recently on another trip to the big city for doctor appointments. On the road as per usual there was need to stop and, well in Nevada terms, rest. At a pit stop along the way. This one, gratefully had a full-fledged … [Read more...]

Mackay graduate receives award commemorating White Pine Safety Professional

On May 5, 2017 Gledmartin Bautists was awarded the Gordon C. Frisby Excellence in Safety Innovation Award established by the President of Geotemps, Inc. during Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering annual banquet at the University of … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

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

Captain’s Corner

Submitted by Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO Being the victim of a crime or a witness to a crime when an offender has been arrested sometimes can give you that uneasy feeling. There is a program in place that can help you calm some of those … [Read more...]

C.A.C.H. Donation

Courtesy photo White Pine County Tourism & Recreation Board (WPCT&R) collected donations for the C.A.C.H. program at the July 4th Community Breakfast. Generous community members and alumni donate $765.00 to this great program. Pictured are … [Read more...]

Ribbon cutting at Loves

Love’s held a Ribbon Cutting with several elected officials and the White Pine Chamber on Thursday, July 13th. Love’s new travel stop, located at 1701 Great Basin Blvd. at the corner of highways 6/93, is 12,000 square feet and features a Carl’s Jr. … [Read more...]

Caliente teen selects BLM for Eagle Scout Project

CALIENTE—When it came to selecting his Eagle Scout project, Troop 516 Boy Scout Chance Christensen turned to the Bureau of Land Management’s Caliente Field Office. “I was looking for a project when Scoutmaster Nick Pay told me the field office want … [Read more...]

Lund Pioneer Days 2017

Courtesy photos PARADE WINNERS: Family float: Gubler Ranch; Patriotic float: Kim McKenzie family; Top 3 floats: Hendrix/Sabaitis family, JL Whipple family, and HCL; Youth rider: Hannah Horsley and Dallin Carter; Adult rider: Jacob Carter; … [Read more...]

Robert William Thornal

11-30-1932 to 7-21-2017 Robert (Bob) William Thornal passed away peacefully at the Woodstone Assisted Living Facility in Twin Falls, Idaho on July 21, 2017. Bob had lived in Wells, Nevada for 50+ years the last 33 of which were with his wife … [Read more...]