Keith’s Corner

A WWII school day  By Keith Gibson I knew it had been a cold night, as my 6 year old bare feet met the icy linoleum floor and I could see my breath, that November day in 1942. I grabbed my clothes and headed for the living room.  It was the … [Read more...]

Sturgeon and Maestes receives American Legion scholarship

Toby Sturgeon has been awarded the American Legion scholarship for 2016-2017, according to American Legion White Pine Post #3. Sturgeon was also awarded the Thomas W. Miller award from White Pine Post #3. Sturgeon, age 18, is the son of Michael … [Read more...]

Britton and Maestes Elks Students of the Year

Colton James Britton and Olivia Frances Maestes  have been named Students of the Year for 2016-2017, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Britton, age 18, is the son of Beckie and Andy Britton of Ely. Maestes, age 17, is the daughter of Peter and … [Read more...]

Masons name annual scholars

Austin Brinkerhoff has been awarded the Charles D. Gallagher Memorial Scholarship, Kellen Wilkin the Sophia Bano Bartsas Memorial Scholarship and Toby Sturgeon the Peter J. Bartsas Memorial Scholarship, according to Elko Lodge #15, … [Read more...]

Ely Elks donates to CACH program

The Ely Elks Lodge donated  $2,000 to the Community Against Child Hunger (CACH). The program was organized by Margaret Bath in 2010 and Ely Lodge is making its third donation to the program. Ely Lodge used an Elks National Foundation Beacon … [Read more...]

Annual grad night set for Wednesday

The Safe & Sober Grad Night Party will be held again this year on Wednesday, May 24th following the commencement ceremonies. It will be located at White Pine High School from 9:00 – 12:00 pm. Thanks to our many donations from the community … [Read more...]

Fair Book Cover winners

David E. Norman: First and second grade Kathy Godina, second place; Addy Pekuri, third place. Third and fourth grade Kyrianna Thompson, third place. Honorable Mention went to Camille McCombs. Learning Bridge Charter School: First and second grade … [Read more...]

Vote Rick Stork

LET'S TALK Hi, I'm Rick Stork and I'm against the City of Ely wasting taxpayers money, your money. I know the nuts and bolts of how your money should be spent! Let's talk, contact me at 775-296-2702, or email rick stork@sbcglobal.net. Vote Rick … [Read more...]

Vicky L. (Taylor) Chiaroni

Vicky L. (Taylor) Chiaroni, 71, passed away on May 14, 2017. Vicky was born on March 18, 1946 in Ely, Nevada to Gordon and Virginia Taylor. She was raised in Ely but shortly after graduating high school she relocated to Great Falls, MT with her 5 … [Read more...]

Second town hall addresses veteran’s needs

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times A second Veteran’s Town Hall meeting was held this past Monday at the Convention Center. While there was definitely more seating, and the usage of a microphone so everyone could hear, it appeared … [Read more...]