Ely Lions Donation

Ely Lions makes donation to White Pine Children’s Art Festival The Ely Lions is proud to promote the White Pine Children’s Art Festival and make a $500 donation to support scholarships for children to take art classes during the event. Make … [Read more...]

Rosen makes Senate bid official

Associated Press CARSON CITY — Nevada Rep. Jacky Rosen launched her campaign for U.S. Senate on Thursday with significant support from fellow Democrats, becoming the first major challenger to enter the 2018 race for Republican Sen. Dean Heller’s … [Read more...]

LV councilman to make bid for congressional seatLV councilman to make bid for congressional seat

Associated Press LAS VEGAS — A Nevada city councilman is jumping into the race for one of the state’s congressional seats. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2t44s8r ) Las Vegas City Councilman Stavros Anthony, fresh off an … [Read more...]

Elks donation to Boys and Girls Club

Ely Elks Lodge #1469 donated $500 to the Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadows recently. The Boys and Girls Club serves White Pine County and features many activities for youth at the Middle School and the Elks Lodge supports the Club’s activities … [Read more...]

Great Basin College Dean’s List

Great Basin College has released the Dean’s List of the Ely Center students for the spring semester. Students with a declared major, a 3.5-4.0 grade point average, and confirmed enrollment in 12 or more credits are acknowledged. Those students … [Read more...]

Mammovan coming to Ely

Courtesy photo Nevada Health Centers’ Mammovan will be stopping in Ely and Duckwater later this month. The van will be parked by the Duck Pond off of 10th, between Campton and Clark July 25 and 26 between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. It will also be at … [Read more...]

Inmate walks away from fire camp

The Nevada Department of Corrections (NDOC) reports that early this morning a minimum security male inmate walked away from a fire camp located near Elko, Nevada. The fire camp was situated near Interstate-80 at the Deeth Exit between Wells and … [Read more...]

Ely Elks Law Enforcement Appreciation Night

Ely Elks Lodge #1469 will again honor all active duty and retired law enforcement officers with a salute to law enforcement in White Pine County and the State of Nevada. The law enforcement appreciation night will be on Friday, July 21, 2017 at the … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

The Mill Fire in McGill - 1922 By Keith Gibson It had been a typical warm and windy McGill day on that fateful July 9, 1922.   Most McGill folks were at the Sunday dinner table when the fire whistle at the power house started blaring at  6 … [Read more...]

A View From The Past

July 1947 – Young Earl Walch a native of White Pine County succumbed to injuries when he fell riding a Brahma bull during the Ely Stampede rodeo. Walch had initially escaped unscathed when a plane which he was piloting crashed into a power line near … [Read more...]