Archives for March 2018

Hunters sentenced in poaching case

Edwin Singler and son Ryan Singler were sentenced earlier this week for charges of unlawful killing of a big game animal that occurred in 2015. Kelly Brown, the Singler’s legal counsel spoke on the behalf of the father and son. “First I’d like to a … [Read more...]

Ely Children’s Theater to perform ‘Cats’

The Ely Children’s Theater presents Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “CATS” beginning Friday, March 16, 6:30 p.m. at the Ely United Methodist Church location, 1100 South Pioche Highway. The play’s cast of talented felines will also be on stage Saturday, March … [Read more...]

Debate breaks out on job descriptions

The White Pine County Commission held its commission meeting on Wednesday, March 14. One agenda item in particular that caused some contention between the commissioners was an agenda item placed on the agenda by Commissioner Steve Stork for … [Read more...]

Donkey basketball returns to Ely

Donkey Basketball returns to Ely next week at the White Pine County High School. The event is scheduled for March 22, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Student teams and school district staff and members from the community have also formed teams. The class of … [Read more...]

Landfill will require proof of payment

The Ely Times Effective April 2, things will change when taking your trash to the landfill. The City of Ely Landfill will require proof of a paid-up residential landfill bill in order to deposit residential household and residential … [Read more...]

Lions Help Cats

Courtesy photo The Ely Lions made a donation to the production of Cats, presented by the UMC Ely Children’s Community Theater. The Ely Lions fulfills their motto of “We Serve” by supporting local talent as they improve their confidence and skill … [Read more...]

Turkey Vultures Stretch 5k scheduled this Saturday

Special to The Ely Times  The Annual Turkey Vultures Stretch 5k returns to Ely this weekend. This is the fourth year for this event that revolves around the arrival of the turkey vultures back to Ely in March. Some of the turkey vultures winter … [Read more...]

VFW to have St. Patrick’s dinner

James Jewell  VFW Post #3547 will celebrate St. Patrick’s day with a corn beef and cabbage dinner at the post on Saturday, March 17th. The dinner starts at 4:00 pm and donations will be accepted for the dinner and the bar that evening. Come on o … [Read more...]

Is This You?

Flip of a Coin  How many times during a day could you use a coin to decide your next move? One? Twenty seven? Three hundred and sixteen? More? Of course some decisions are automatic. If you have two or more bathrooms in your house and nature calls … [Read more...]

Nevada Northern Railway gears up for the season

ELY—As the Nevada Northern Railway Museum rumbles back to life for its 2018 excursion season, the working historic railroad brings back visitor favorites and adds new events guests will love. Excursion trains start early this year with a soft o … [Read more...]