Ely State Prison seeks donations of yarn for project

Ely State Prison is asking for help with donations of yarn. There are several inmates who have a very special talent with crocheting and many of them volunteer to crochet hats, scarves and lap blankets for the citizens in the … [Read more...]

Students of the Month

Photo special to the Times Seth Aiden Jones and Olivia Ryann Hendrix have been named Students of the Month for September, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Jones, 13, is the son of Bobbi and Mark Jones of Ely. Hendrix, 13, is, the daughter of … [Read more...]

New realtor joins Ely office

Keller Williams is welcoming their newest realtor to their office. Betsy Lopez grew up in the military and that means she spent time overseas. She lived in Iceland and Portugal, each for two years. Lopez completed high school at  White Pine High … [Read more...]

Car sales at Sahara Motors benefits sport’s programs

In the months of July and August, Sahara Motors donated $100 to White Pine County School District’s sport program for each retail vehicle old. “We were excited when Maggie Holmes, our F&I manager, came up with this great idea,” said Sandi … [Read more...]

A staple in Ely for 70 years, Economy Drug looks forward to another 70

    Economy Drug, Ely’s historic pharmacy and soda fountain, has been celebrating its 70th birthday this year. The store was first opened on July 4, 1946, by Dale Miller, the grandfather of the current owner, pharmacist Andy … [Read more...]

Candidate forum to be held Oct. 5

The Democratic and Republican parties are sponsoring a Candidates’ Forum on Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Convention Center in the back rooms. Each candidate will be given five minutes to give a speech or presentation and there will be a Q & A after … [Read more...]

Fallen firefighter honored by locals

Over 250 people paid their respects Thursday, Sept. 8 at the White Pine County Fairgrounds, for not only fallen firefighter Justin Beebe, but all of those who serve and protect the local communities. Dinner was pulled pork, Evah’s mac & … [Read more...]

Car sales at Sahara Motors benefits sport’s programs

In the months of July and August, Sahara Motors donated $100 to White Pine County School District’s sport program for each retail vehicle old. “We were excited when Maggie Holmes, our F&I manager, came up with this great idea,” said Sandi … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 12-18. Information and spellings of names contained in the blotter are as released by the WPCSO. Information will not be withheld at the requests of persons whose names appear in the blotter or … [Read more...]

Gary Lusetti

Gary Lusetti Gary Lusetti, of Lund, Nev., passed away Sept. 16, 2016. Recitation of the Rosary and Holy Mass will be held Oct.  1, 2016, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Full obituary will follow next week. … [Read more...]