Archives for August 2017

D.E.N. Back to School Night

David E. Norman Elementary is getting ready for children to come back to school. This week they will host, Back to School Night. Thursday, Aug 24 at 6:00 pm, with PTO Movie Night to follow at 7:00 pm. D.E.N. is also going to be holding Volunteer D … [Read more...]

Ice Cream Social Open House at Learning Bridge Charter School

Join the board of directors and staff for an Ice Cream Social Open House August 24th beginning at 6:00 p.m. Public is welcome. State Public Charter School Authority requires specific qualifications to serve on a charter school board of directors.  … [Read more...]

WPHS Donation

Courtesy photo Robinson Mine and Wheeler Machinery have partnered to provide supplies to the White Pine High School Shop classes for the 2017-2018 school year. Pictured: Amanda Hilton, Robinson Mine;  Bret Hermansen, White Pine High School; and … [Read more...]

Fair, BBQ, Horse Races

Courtesy photos It was action-packed last weekend starting off with the EVFD-Cattlewomen BBQ, county fair with fun exhibits, the livestock sale and the ranch rodeo. … [Read more...]

Solar eclipse viewed by millions

Millions of Americans gazed in wonder at the cosmic spectacle, including some of the staff at State Farm. Many friends, and family members of the staff showed up to view the eclipse through specialized viewing glasses. It was by all accounts, the … [Read more...]

2017 WP Gmykhana

Gmykhana winners held June 24 at the fairgrounds. … [Read more...]

Is This You?

Forevermore  Here we go again. Falling into fall. There are two ways to go here. Upbeat and ready for cooler weather, county fairs, hunting, fall colors, Indian summer. Or down beat, sad to see summer waning, shorter days, looming winter, and back … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

 McGill Pipe Line Construction  By Keith Gibson An important conference was held on December 4, 5, and 6, 1906.  It was a meeting of the American Smelting and Refining, head honchos.  Those in attendance were Karl Elilers, W.S Morse and F.M Mar … [Read more...]

Captain’s Corner

By Captain Scott Henriod, WPCSO Well it’s that time of year again summer has somehow slipped away and students are heading back to school. Which brings me to this week’s topic and that is making sure our students are safe as they come and go from s … [Read more...]

Leslie (Les) Baker

Les Baker, born May 4, 1947 passed away August 16, 2017 at the age of 70. He is preceded in death by his mother Lorraine, twin brother Larry. He is survived by his step-father Doug, sisters Marilyn, Cindy and brother Kenny. His children Charlene … [Read more...]