Ladycat offense ‘ready to explode’ says head coach

Things are starting to click for the White Pine High School Ladycat soccer team offensively. Head Coach Tylar Laity said he feels like he saw a glimpse of how good his team can be this past weekend, with back to back home wins over Pershing County … [Read more...]

Pair arrested for counterfeit money

By White Pine County Sheriff’s Office On Sept. 22 the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a local business that had received a counterfeit one hundred dollar bill. The bill had been used to purchase merchandise at a local … [Read more...]

Wilkinson Marriage

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Marisa Kelly and Wade Wilkinson formerly of Ely, were married Saturday evening Aug. 22, at The Grove in Reno. A reception followed. Marisa is the daughter of Randy and Candeda Kelly of Reno. Wade is the son of Betty and Louie Echegaray of Ely. Marisa … [Read more...]

McInstosh Wedding

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Courtesy photo Robin and Paul Hansen are pleased to announce the marriage of their son Jeremy McIntosh, also the son of the late Mike McIntosh and Caroline McIntosh, to Stephanie Powers, daughter of Steve and Cyndi Powers and Kate and Michelle … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 23-29. 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...]

4-H free enrollment in from Oct. 5-9

There will be free enrollment for National 4-H Week on the week of Oct. 5-9. You can pick up an enrollment form at the White Pine County Library. For more than 100 years, 4-H has stood behind the idea that youth is the single strongest catalyst … [Read more...]

Mcgill Elementary Top Tigers

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Courtesy photo McGill Elementary Top Tigers for the month for September pictured top row left to right: Miley Oxborrow, Temper Algoid; bottom row left to right: Levi Walker, Olivia Moos … [Read more...]

Court sentences from Sept. 28

Jasmine Bishop — Unlawful use of a controlled substance, Felony, NRS 453.411. Further Proceedings suspended, probation not to exceed 5 years, diversion program. Noah Lagasse — Possession of a controlled substance, Felony., NRS 453.336. Suspends … [Read more...]

Ely Swim Team


Maggie O’Brian photo A member of the White Pine swim team dives into the Aquatic Center pool during the facility’s first ever home swim meet on Saturday. The meet will be one of two held in Ely per season. The team otherwise travels out of town to … [Read more...]

Nevada k-12 education policy and spending: ground hog day

By Ron Knecht and Geoffrey Lawrence Nevada State Controller and Assistant Controller The liberal Washington Post recently reported that: “Scores on the SAT have sunk to the lowest level since the college admission test was overhauled in 2005, … [Read more...]