Archives for January 2018

Frances Ellen Bohrn

Frances Ellen Bohrn passed away January 18, 2018 at Renown Hospital in Reno, Nevada.  She was born June 7, 1931, in Buhl, Idaho to Clare and May Roberts but she was raised in Kimberly, Idaho.  She disliked her first name and always preferred to go by … [Read more...]

Wayne Bryant

Wayne Bryant age 78 years, of Ely, NV passed away January 16, 2018 in Ely.  He was born January 3, 1940 in Center, Colorado to Herbert and Vedis Bryant. Wayne moved to Ely from Center, Colorado in 1945.  He worked for the City of Ely. Retiring a … [Read more...]

Danny Colville

Danny battled  a very aggressive form of lung cancer from asbestos, mesotheloma., passing away just a few short weeks after falling ill. He passed quietly and peacefully with his family in Seattle, Washington. He will be greatly  missed by his l … [Read more...]

Bonnie Mae Cracraft

Bonnie Mae Cracraft passed peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, January 22, 2018 after thriving in life as a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and dear friend to many. Born August 20, 1940, she lived 77 fulfilling years, the … [Read more...]

Margaret Anne “Peg” McKnight

Margaret Anne “Peg” McKnight born Feb 27th, 1924, died to our Lord Jesus January 12th, 2018.  Peg was a Registered Nurse who’s career spanned service Public Health, Hospice, Critical Care, Emergency Room Management and especially Diabetes Education.  … [Read more...]

Fred Eldon Trowbridge

Fred Eldon Trowbridge,68, passed away on Monday January 15th, 2018. He was born on December 5, 1949 to Kenneth and Vera Trowbridge. He was one of 16 children. He was raised in Gooding, ID. Later on he moved to Washington with his sister Cora. He was … [Read more...]

GOP candidates flock to Ely seeking votes

Mike Kneese with the White Pine GOP said, “this is one event where you are reaching out to White Pine.” With about 200 guests, the Lincoln Day breakfast in Ely brought out many local residents and lots of candidates running for different United Sta … [Read more...]

Ladycats leading league with perfect 7-0 standing

  The White Pine High girls basketball team finished the first half of the league season last  week with a perfect 7-0 mark.They had two road wins last week to complete the first half. On Friday, they took care of Incline, 51-30, and … [Read more...]

KGHM Donation

Courtesy photo KGHM Robinson Mine donated to the White Pine County Museum to assist with the renovation and security of a building they have acquired in McGill. Pictured is White Pine Museum Board Members Minnis Alderman, Mary Thomas, KGHM R … [Read more...]

Nevada challenges California’s sanctuary cities

This past summer Nevada joined with other states in challenging a California federal judge’s decision to block President Trump’s executive order that would deny some federal funding for sanctuary cities, saying that such cities near Nevada pose a thr … [Read more...]