Bradley Rex Bradshaw

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Bradley Rex Bradshaw died Sunday morning December 7, 2014 after a six month battle with cancer.  Brad loved his Lord Jesus and clothed in His righteousness he entered Glory leaving behind all the pain & struggle of this life.  We have no doubt he … [Read more...]

Wrestling coach happy with teams progress

After a dominant showing by the White Pine High School wrestling team in their home meet to start the season, coach Mike Gamberg said that he just wanted to see his wrestlers keep getting better. Though the end results from the past weekend’s meet in … [Read more...]

Bruce Wayne Hendrix

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Bruce Wayne Hendrix of Ely NV died on December 12, 2014 in a place he loved. Bruce was born on April 28, 1951 in East Ely NV to John Lorain “Jack” and MaryLou (Reid) Hendrix. He grew up in Lund, NV where he attended elementary, junior high and … [Read more...]

Girl Scouts help pets

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Courtesy photos It’s the season of giving and Girl Scout Troop 1349 has not forgotten man’s best friend and of course our furry friends at the City of Ely’s Animal Shelter.  Using some of the Girl Scout Cookie Money and a donation from Councilman, … [Read more...]

Councilman resigns, city attorney to follow in Jan.

The latest meeting of the Ely City Council on Dec. 11 began with the announcement that former city councilman Randy Lee had resigned his position, effective immediately. Ely Mayor Melody Van Camp read a letter of resignation written by Lee, who was … [Read more...]

Bobcats looking to get first win of season at home

Senior Nate Lee goes up for a layup at a basketball practice. Garrett Estrada photo

Fundamentals. It is a word that coaches like to use a lot, especially basketball coaches. It’s a word that Charlie Hall’s players will have heard a lot in practice in the week before the White Pine High School Bobcat basketball team will make their … [Read more...]

Arne E. Oas

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Arne was born in Vestnes, Norway. His parents Arne Oas and Karen Marie (Stiansen) were US citizens visiting Norway to build his grandmother a home on the family farm. He spent his first two years in Norway before returning to their home in Ruth, … [Read more...]

Elks Hoop Shoot winners

The Ely Elks Lodge is pleased to announce the 43rd annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest. Three boys and three girls, ages 8 to 13 won the first round of competition in the Elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest at White Pine High School on Saturday, … [Read more...]

Jack Daniels Rhoades

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Jack Daniels Rhoades passed peacefully at his home on Monday, December 8, 2014. Jack was born on November 12, 1988 to Wanda Bishop and Daniel Rhoades. Jack was loved by all who knew him and thought of everyone before  himself. He attended White … [Read more...]

Protections blocked, but sage grouse work goes on

Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. — U.S. wildlife officials will decide next year whether a wide-ranging Western bird species needs protections even though Congress has blocked such protections from taking effect, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell … [Read more...]