Archives for August 2017

Diane Marie Crandall

In Loving Memory of Diane Marie Crandall, October 29, 1953-February 15, 2017 Please join us for a potluck Celebration of Life of Diane, Monday, September 11 at noon at Steptoe Park (next to the hospital). Please bring a side dish, chair, your … [Read more...]

Vonda Davis Hutton

Vonda Davis Hutton born October 26, 1937 passed from this life to a better life, August 28, 2017 in her home in Ely Nevada. Vonda loved to dance, garden, create and serve. She was a very hard worker in all her vocations. Her labors were service … [Read more...]

Ely’s first wild horse adoption a big success

By Chris Hanefield and  KayLynn Roberts-McMurray Special to the Ely Times All four animals showcased at the Bureau of Land Management and Nevada Department of Corrections Silver State Industries saddle-trained horse and cart-trained burro … [Read more...]

Illegal dump site in Lund part of BLM’s cleanup day event

  At the White Pine County Commission held on Wednesday, Aug. 23, Commissioner Carol McKenzie put on the agenda to discuss the unlawful disposal of solid waste or sewage. McKenzie said “the reason for this is, that at the south end u … [Read more...]

90th Birthday

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.  It’s Shirley Bransford’s 90th birthday and she is keeping the dream alive.  Stop by and give her a shout out on August 25th.    Happy Birthday Mom!! … [Read more...]

High school shows off new additions

By Janeal Gamberg Special to The Ely Times To celebrate the opening of the new buildings, members of the community gathered at White Pine High School to barbecue, socialize and tour the new facilities. In 2008, community members voted for a … [Read more...]

Salsa festival scheduled

Broadbent Park will be home to the first ever Salsa Festival this weekend here in Ely. Taste test all kinds of salsas, enjoy music and dancing. Head to Broadbent Park on Saturday, Aug. 26 to enjoy the festivities. Admission to the event is $5 per … [Read more...]

Did You Know?

By Adam Young Superintendent, WPCSD The composite scores of the last three WPHS valedictorians were 32, 34, and 33 and that these scores are comparable and most cases surpass the scores of valedictorians at “college prep” factories where par … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Aug. 14- Aug. 20 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...]

Labor Day events at Nevada Northern Railroad

End summer on a high note and with a steam-whistle blast with a range of fun activities at the Nevada Northern Railway Museum. Nevada Northern Railway – a living, steaming historic railroad that offers visitors a hands-on experience of the old w … [Read more...]