Tarkanian basketball academy to hold free clinic in Ely

After winning the NCAA National Championship game in 1990 against Duke, Coach Jerry Tarkanian told the national televised audience that the Championship was not just for Las Vegas, but for the entire state of Nevada. In the spirit of this … [Read more...]

What happens as political prodigies age?

By Ron Knecht Nevada State Controller What happens to young prodigies in early adult years, middle age and Medicare days?  Here’s the story of one political prodigy. Alan Glover grew up in Carson City.  As a 22-year-old senior at UNR in … [Read more...]

4-H Members Shoot for Gold

Three White Pine 4-H members competed at the Nevada State 4-H Shooting Competition in Carson City on Sept. 13. In order to qualify for the State Shoot, 4-H members must earn a blue ribbon at the County Shoot.  Mason Hayward, Joey Leyba and Sadie … [Read more...]

Steptoe Student of the Month

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The staff of SVHS is proud to announce the student of the month for December. Decembers’ Student of the Month is Deeanndra Mike. Deeanndra is a senior at SVHS. She is the Granddaughter of Tony Crepeau and Carol Hensley. This is Deeanndra’s second … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Jan. 7-13. 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...]

Local student makes SUU Deans list

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Juan Willis has been named to the Dean’s List at Southern Utah University for the Fall Semester 2014 in recognition of high academic standing. This honor identifies him as one who has made a commitment to academic excellence. This places Juan in the … [Read more...]

Elks lodge to hold dinner for veterans

The Ely Elks Lodge will again host their annual Veterans dinner on Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Elks Lodge. The event will be sponsored by the Elks Lodge, American Legion Post number 3 and the VFW Post. The Lodge will open at 3:30 p.m. and dinner will be … [Read more...]

Bundy to speak at Farm Bureau dinner

White Pine County Farm Bureau invites locals to the Annual Dinner Meeting with special guest speakers Cliven Bundy and G.K. Mangleson on Tuesday, Feb. 3 at the Postal Palace (behind Hotel Nevada). Cliven Bundy (Fighting for State Sovereignty), is … [Read more...]

Members wanted for Sons of American Legion

The local American Legion Post, White Pine Post 3 located at 50 N. McGill Highway (VFW Post 3547), is accepting applications for establishing a Sons of The American Legion (S.A.L) Squadron.  The Sons of The American Legion members include males of … [Read more...]

Tarkanian Basketball Academy kicks off rural Nevada Free basketball clinics in Ely

After winning the NCAA National Championship in 1990, Coach Jerry Tarkanian told the national televised audience that the Championship was not just for Las Vegas, but for the entire state of Nevada. In the spirit of this sentiment and in honor of … [Read more...]