Archives for September 2017

Celebrating 70 years together

  Philip James Carter and Ludean Hendrix Carter just celebrated their 70th Wedding Anniversary. They were married on Sept. 19, 1947, in the Salt Lake City Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and look forward to an … [Read more...]

Trump tells it like it is at the U.N.

The New York Times editorial called the speech bellicose and said it had a dark tone and focus. It compared the speech unfavorably to one by a more humble President Obama in 2009 when many of the same problems existed — without a hint of recognition t … [Read more...]

Swetich attends FBI Academy

Special to The Ely Times  Detective Sergeant Jaime Swetich with the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office returned last week after attending the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. The FBI National Academy is internationally known for its a … [Read more...]

Charter school to discuss sports fees

The ElyTimes Several concerned citizens reached out to The Ely Times regarding a issue with sports fees for students in Middle School sports. The concern is that a child who attends the Learning Bridge Charter School who wants to participate in … [Read more...]

Zinke’s national monument modifications too modest

Frankly, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s memo to President Trump recommending modifications to a few national monuments — including the 300,000-acre Gold Butte National Monument in Clark County — is far too modest, but it has the Democratic conti … [Read more...]

Sahara Motors and Sheriff’s Dept. team up for Toys for Tots

Sahara Motors of Ely and White Pine County Sheriff’s Department are teaming up this year with the hopes of bringing every child in White Pine County a joyful holiday season. Even though the season of giving is still a few months away, we are t … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the person who returned my checkbook to the Shopko store. I was running errands on Tuesday, Sept. 19th and, while at the post office, discovered that I had lost my checkbook. When I … [Read more...]

Sanders Teacher of the Month at Learning Bridge school

The Learning Bridge Charter School Teacher of the Month for September is Mrs. Mary Ann Sanders.  This is Mrs. Sanders second year with Learning Bridge, 26th year in her teaching career.  She came to Ely after teaching  for 5 years at Antofagasta In … [Read more...]

New hotel in proposed planning stages

The Ely Times A proposed hotel is due to break ground in the Spring of 2018. Bert Woywod has big plans for a future hotel to be located right next to the property at the Prospector. With a recent study of the Prospector RV Park showing a … [Read more...]

Hunter’s Grand Opening

Courtesy photo Several people enjoyed all the giveaways and specials that Hunters had to offer like these t-shirts that were given out to the first 30 customers. Pictured Julie Krch, Ronda Banks-Bishop, Pat Robison, Unknown, Jane Eberhardy, Tony … [Read more...]