Partners for Sacred Places facilitates community workshop

Brick by brick. That’s how the historic Ely LDS Stake Tabernacle was built. Church members purchased individual bricks, eventually raising the funds for construction, which was completed in 1927. These stories were recounted April 30 and May 1 at a c … [Read more...]

White Pine boys and girls repeat as state track champions

Special to The Ely Times You have heard of a six-shooter. Now the White Pine High girls track team has a six-peat, and the Bobcats boys won their second straight title after being tied with Lincoln County last year. Seniors Madison Rick and … [Read more...]

Volunteers help clean up railroad depot

Submitted to The Ely Times   Staff at the East Ely Railroad Depot Museum were hoping a handful of volunteers would turn out at last Saturday morning’s “painting party” to freshen up the east end of the museum’s historic Freight Building. Instead, a … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: It is that time of year when families are preparing for graduations, parties, simple family get tog ethers, BBq’s from pre-school to college. You are Celebrating your children. In this day and age there are many single parent, d … [Read more...]

Airport working hard for the Ely Air Races coming in June

The Ely Airport has been working really hard to get the facility prepared for the Ely Air Races coming up in less than a month.  A recent project was updating the lettering for the Yelland Field Airport signage. Noah Walker from the White Pine … [Read more...]

July 4 parade theme picked

The Ely Times Great Basin Service club is excited to announce its parade theme for this years July 4 parade. “Hooked on White Pine” is this years’ theme. Many people who live or visit here become “hooked” on many aspects of life here, and not ju … [Read more...]

A champion’s welcome

David Maxwell  photo Three White Pine championship teams, softball and boys and girls track, met up with each other in Austin May 19 on their way home after winning their respective championships in Sparks and Carson City. … [Read more...]

Casarez and Blow April Ely Elks Students of the Month

Andrew Joseph Scott Casarez and Alysa Nicole Blow have been named Students of the Month for April, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Casarez, age 14, is the son of Shannon and Chris Casarez of Ely. Blow, age 14, is the daughter of Jeffery and … [Read more...]

Star Student

Last weeks star student award went to third grader, Marissa Carson. She was nominated for always giving 110% in everything she does. Her teacher says she has made tremendous growth during this school year. … [Read more...]

Celebrate National Trails Day and Pony Express at Jacob’s Well

ELY—The Bureau of Land Management Ely District invites you to join us from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 2, at the Jacob’s Well Pony Express Station in Huntington Valley to help celebrate National Trails Day and the 50th Anniversary of the Nat … [Read more...]