High School students for September

Pictured:  Christopher Adam Young and Tainui Jolee Brewster 
(Ken Curto photo)

Christopher Adam Young and Tainui Jolee Brewster have been named Students of the Month for September, according to Ely Elks Lodge. Young has been a member of the National Honor Society his junior and senior years, a member of the National Society … [Read more...]

Owner pleads guilty in Vegas puppy store fire case

Associated Press LAS VEGAS — A 35-year-old former Las Vegas pet shop owner pleaded guilty Monday to felony charges that could get her up to 24 years in state prison for setting fire to the business before 27 puppies and dogs were rescued earlier … [Read more...]

Ghost Train Contest

Ghost Train

Nevada Northern Railway volunteer Don Purinton walks down the aisle during the NNRY’s annual Haunted Ghost Train on Oct. 18. To win free tickets to the Haunted Ghost Train on Oct. 31, submit pictures of your Halloween costume to The Ely Times by 4:30 … [Read more...]

Holiday Fashion Show

Fashion show

The seventh Annual Holiday Fashion Show will be held Nov. 29. Last year’s event sold out and raised over $3,000 for the CACH program. New this year tickets will be offered at Economy Drug only and assigned tables/seating will be available. On Oct. 20 … [Read more...]

Animal Control sponsors pet costume contest on Oct. 25

Melody Van Camp’s dog Barnabee gets ready for the costume contest, (Garrett Estrada photo)

By Melody Van Camp Ely City Mayor If you think that your pet is the cutest, smartest, most adorable thing ever, then enter your pet in the Halloween Costume Contest sponsored by Ely Animal Control, Pet Posse and Mayor Melody VanCamp. On Oct. … [Read more...]

USFS prescribed burns from Tahoe to Reno

Associated Press CARSON CITY — The U.S. Forest Service is planning a number of prescribed fire operations that will begin as early as next week and run through the middle of May around Lake Tahoe, Reno, Carson City and Douglas County. Officials … [Read more...]

Game wardens probe killing of 6 elk south of Ely

Associated Press ELY — State game wardens are looking for the poachers who illegally shot at least six elk in east-central Nevada and left three of the animals there to rot. The Nevada Department of Wildlife is seeking the public's help in the … [Read more...]

New Elks Lodge Member

New Elk

The Ely Elks Lodge initiated a local man into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on Sept. 25.  The new member is Ned Schuering and he was initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge. Schuering was sponsored by Exalted Ruler Sid Beckwith. … [Read more...]

Businesses to hand out treats on Oct. 31

The White Pine Chamber of Commerce is working with the downtown business owners to offer Halloween treats on Friday, Oct. 31.  Businesses will have staff members in costume to hand out treats, coupons, and other goodies. This is a great time to stop … [Read more...]

Bobcats win homecoming

White Pine running back Zach Lawrence runs for a first down against the Christian Calvary Chapel Lions in Friday’s homecoming game. (Garrett Estrada photo)

Things are starting to turn around for the White Pine High School Bobcat football team. After an offensive explosion against Laughlin on Oct. 2 led to a 32-point victory for the Bobcats, the momentum carried over to what team coach Quinn Ewell called … [Read more...]

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