Archives for September 2017

RNDC gets grant to address affordable housing

Special to The Ely Times  Congressma Ruben J. Kihuen announced a USDA Rural Development Grant in the amount of $3,150 for the Rural Nevada Development Corp. (RNDC) ,located in White Pine County. “I am thankful for this grant that will improve th … [Read more...]

Museum Vandalized

Courtesy photo The Museum in McGill better known at the drugstore was vandalized over the weekend. Volunteers found several windows broken. Several large sized rocks were located inside the building. A report was filed with the White Pine County … [Read more...]

Is This You?

 Modern Times                   It seems that when something bad happens time drags by and sometimes time even seems to stop. But when something wonderfully good happens the time flies by. For instance… We had company visit and they brought thei … [Read more...]

Giunchigliani, Laxalt about to announce candidacy

By Jackie Valley, Riley Snyder  and Michelle Rindels The Nevada Independent Monday promises to be a “special” day for two likely Nevada gubernatorial candidates. Attorney General Adam Laxalt, the widely speculated Republican candidate for … [Read more...]

Wild Horse Bait Trap gather begins in Water Canyon

ELY—The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Bristlecone Field Office will begin a gather operation on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 in the Water Canyon portion of the Antelope Herd Management Area, 60 miles north of Ely.  The BLM is using bait and water … [Read more...]

Early Winter Storm

Courtesy photo A storm ripped through White Pine last Thursday that dropped 6-8 inches of snow in various parts of the valley. Temperatures dropped down to 23 degrees overnight with highs in the 40’s making it a very chilly start to Fall. Several t … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

 The Nutty Season Is Here  By Keith Gibson September is the start of the nutty season in White Pine County.  In the 1940s and 50s it affected just about everyone, especially us youngsters. It would start out with someone telling a friend th … [Read more...]

Nevada State Parks fee-free

Nevada State Parks will be “fee-free” in honor of Nevada Public Lands Day . Nevada residents and visitors are invited to celebrate Nevada Public Lands Day on Saturday, September 30, with a “fee-free” day at Nevada’s State Parks. Park fees, inclu … [Read more...]

WPCSD helping students to become better readers, writers and communicators

By Adam Young Special to the Times Frederick Douglass, author, former slave, and great American said, “Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” The importance of students becoming proficient readers and writers cannot be und … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 18-Sept. 24. 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...]