Archives for October 2017

White Pine misses playoff this year

It might have been the pressure of the situation they faced, or a combination of other things, but knowing they had to win at West Wendover last Friday might have proved to be too much for a young bunch of White Pine Bobcats to handle. Coach Nick … [Read more...]

Sheriff resigns after 30 years on force

After 30 years with the White Pine County Sheriff’s Department, Sheriff Dan Watts made an announcement of his decision to resign. He said “the main focus of my law enforcement career has been serving the people of White Pine County, however, after … [Read more...]

Desert Rose Ceramic and Craft store officially open

Desert Rose is officially open. Owners Sandy and Kelly Kelsey are excited to bring a place that locals can find their crafting supplies in addition to providing a great space for classes on a variety of crafts. The store carries a wide variety of … [Read more...]

Good riddance to EPA’s Clean Power Plan

President Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency has pulled the plug on the Obama-era Clean Power Plan, which called for power plants in every state to reduced carbon dioxide emissions by 32 percent below 2005 levels by 2030 — a not so thinly veiled … [Read more...]

Halloween Happenings

Many residents are getting into the spirit of things. .There are plenty of Halloween festivities you can choose from or go to all of them. Below is a list: Friday, October 27 Lund Halloween Carnival: Lund School Council is holding a Halloween … [Read more...]

Girls soccer looks to stay unbeaten

With just two games left in the regular season, the White Pine High girls soccer team is poised to have another unbeaten record. They were unbeaten last year also, but had three ties, before losing to Spring Creek in the first round of the … [Read more...]

Volunteers needed for action teams

The Ely Times Since the presentation by  consultant Roger Brooks last Friday, the City of Ely is taking a very proactive approach and moving forward to find ways to bring revitalization of downtown Ely to a reality. They are looking for any … [Read more...]

Interlocal agreement arranged for public works departments

  During Wednesday’s White Pine County Commission meeting, an agenda item had been requested by White Pine County’s Public Works Director Bill Calderwood for discussion, and approval to enter into an Interlocal Agreement with the City of Ely R … [Read more...]

Halloween Carnival set for Saturday

  There will be lots of Minions, Disney Princesses, and superheroes running around this Saturday at McGill’s Annual Halloween Carnival. The event starts at 4 p.m. at 26 Avenue F, in McGill. Admission is free, and there will be many e … [Read more...]

Latest gallery show by Jeff Scheid to open at Nevada State Museum

Las Vegas documentary photographer Jeff Scheid will open his latest gallery show “Ranching on the High Desert: Five Generations, One Family” at the Nevada State Museum in Las Vegas. The museum, located at the Springs Preserve, will host an opening pro … [Read more...]