National Cancer Survivors Day looking for local participation

Special to The Ely Times Cancer survivors along with survivors across the globe will unite to show the world what life after cancer looks like. This unique celebration will mark the 28th annual National Cancer Survivors Day. Thousands of people in … [Read more...]

New translator site delayed for safety

5-22 TV Dist-1.

White Pine Television District 1 Board Chairman Art Olson announced Monday that there has been an unforeseen delay in the completion of the move of the translator site. The building has been moved successfully, but it has been decided to construct a … [Read more...]

Mine Donates to Library


Garrett Estrada photo Robinson Nevada Mining Company donated $1000 to the White Pine County Library Summer Reading Program for children ages 2-18 years old. Hilary Peck, the children’s librarian will run the program for all children ages 2-10 … [Read more...]

Court sentences from May 18

Devin Zerance Bishop — Unlawful use of a controlled substance, Marijuana, Felony. Court orders a substance abuse evaluation by New Frontier. Status hearing set for July 7 at 9:30 a.m. Court orders that judgement and sentence filed on April 30, 2014 … [Read more...]

Heather Sherrel Amans

Heather Sherrel Amans, age 67, passed away May 11, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  She was born March 18, 1948 in San Francisco, California to William and Charlene Amans. Heather spent many years working in California as the financial overseer of … [Read more...]

Goldy I. Carlgren


Goldy I. Carlgren, 95, passed away on May 6, 2015 in Pahrump Nevada. She was born December 21, 1919 in Washington. She was a resident of Pahrump since 1976, coming from Las Vegas. She worked in Food Prep at a hospital, retired in 1974, and was of the … [Read more...]

Lisa Marie Charles

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Lisa Marie Charles passed away on May 6, 2015 at her home in Ely. Lisa was born on November 12, 1963 to Gerald B Charles Sr. and Norma Charles (Harp). She attended Ely Grade and White Pine High School, where she grew up and is a lifetime resident. … [Read more...]

Local celebrated for 1965 championship

Jim Nelson throws the first pitch at a Reno Aces vs Nevada Baseball game.
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Jim Nelson knows the game of baseball better than most. He was the starting  pitcher for the University of Nevada, Reno’s 1965 championship baseball team. He helped his commanding officer’s team beat a rival CO  during his time in the Army. He suited … [Read more...]

Ladycats sweep triple jump in division meet win

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White Pine Ladycats dominated the podium in the triple jump event with Mikinley Prengel taking first place, Lucy Fullmer in second place, Jenna Gubler in third place and Madeline Pickens in fourth place. Also pictured: Head coach Justin Locke.

Even as the two-time defending state champions, the White Pine High School Ladycats managed to accomplish something head coach Justin Locke hadn’t seen done in his nine years in charge, sweep all four qualifying spots in a division meet event. The … [Read more...]

Old Fashioned Pen Pals

Pony Express

Garrett Estrada photo Pony Express rerider Tony Zamora collects letters written by the fourth grade class of David E. Norman to deliver them on horseback to McGill Elementary Monday afternoon. Pictured: Tony Zamora on horseback, Tom Love, Carol … [Read more...]