Randy Allen Burdick


Randy Allen Burdick was freed of pain with his passing to an eternal life on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at the University Hospital in Salt Lake City.  Randy was born October 22, 1951 in Ely, Nevada.  He was the youngest son of Walter A. and Neva E. … [Read more...]

Ladycats win division title

The White Pine High School Ladycat basketball team holds the Southern Nevada Division III title after defeating Needles 48-37 in Las Vegas on Feb. 21. 
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Team enters state tournament in Vegas as top seed from south The White Pine High School girls basketball team claimed their first ever Southern Nevada Division III title on Feb. 21 and secured a number one seed in this weekend’s state … [Read more...]

Christie Hermansen Haynes

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As someone who had a passion for discovering the history of others, it is no wonder that Christie Haynes wanted to leave a long legacy of her own-98 years is a full life. During her life, Christies found pleasure and developed talents for many … [Read more...]

Local Kentucky Colonel


Garrett Estrada photo I nominated Carol Hunt to be a Kentucky Colonel because of her tireless volunteerism. Carol takes of her time to drive veterans to doctor and hospital appointments in Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, and Elko. She is known for her … [Read more...]

Battle Born Media buys Sparks Tribune

Special to The Ely Times  Battle Born Media, a company with deep Nevada roots, has acquired the Sparks Tribune to add to its portfolio of newspapers in the state. Battle Born bought the historic newspaper — which dates back more than a century … [Read more...]

New Business

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Teresa Stewart Photo Announcing the opening of Kelly C. Brown, PLLC Attorney and Counselor at Law. Call 775-293-8080 for an appointment. Kelly is located in the Lincare building at 1139 East Aultman. For more information, go to www.KBNVLaw.com. … [Read more...]

Lund teacher recognized by district

Pictured: Supt. Bob Dolezal, Heather Sabaitis, Lions President Stephen Bishop, and School Board President Lori Hunt.
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By Bob Dolezal White Pine School District Superintendent It is with great pride that I recommend Heather Sabaitis for District Teacher of the Month. She has the unique challenge of teaching a mixed class of Kindergarten and first grade students … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Feb. 18-24. 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...]

‘Angel in Disguise’ program recognizes Lacey Lyons

Lacey Lyons is held by her father Russell after being awarded as this month’s “Angel.”
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By Jodi Foster KDSS Operations Manager This month’s “Angel in Disguise” winner is Lacey Elizabeth Sue Lyons. Lyons was nominated by her dad Russell. Lyons entered their lives when she was 7 months old and she barely had any functioning … [Read more...]

Elks Lodge students for Jan. and Feb.

Ely Elks Lodge January students of the month William Henry Huelsen and Jaden Nickelene Ernest.

The Ely Elks Lodge has named William Henry Huelsen and Jaden Nickelene Ernest as their students of the month for January and Nathaniel Brian Lee and McKenzi Wilkin as the honored students for February. Huelsen, 17, is the son of … [Read more...]