VFW Thanksgiving

The VFW will be holding a Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 26 for all veterans and their families at 1:00 p.m. Please call 289-6711 to register. … [Read more...]

Christmas Donation

Courtesy photo During the November 12 meeting of the Rotary Club of Ely, President Gregory Rivero had the privilege of giving Miss Bunny Hill of the White Pine County Social Services a check in the amount of $1,000 dollars on the behalf of the … [Read more...]

Iryl B. Nollette (Pete)

Iryl B. Nollette (Pete) 80, passed away on November 7, 2015 from an ongoing illness. He was born January 12, 1935 in Ely, NV to Pete and Mary (Hesselgesser) Nollette. He graduated White Pine High School in 1953. Then went on to serve our country, in … [Read more...]

Barrick to sell mines in Kinross, Waterton for $720 million

Barrick is on track to meet $3 billion debt-reduction goal. Barrick Gold Corp, agreed to sell assets in Nevada to Kinross Gold Corp. and private equity firm Waterton Global Resource Management for $720 million, as the biggest bullion producer cuts … [Read more...]

Meet the author day at library

Join us at the White Pine County Library for a meet and greet of local authors! Here is your chance to discover new authors or meet familiar ones from around the community. They will showcase, sell, and sign their books and take time to chat and … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Nov. 10-Nov. 16. 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 … [Read more...]

Recognizing Veterans

Courtesy photo Learning Bridge Charter School honored our Veterans last week. Sofia Maestes and Sabre Westland emceed a fascinating program. Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars demonstrated an “Honors Ceremony” featuring a volley of gun fire, … [Read more...]

September Jr. Elk Students

Gavin Rhett Henriod  and Mallory Moore have been named Junior Students of the Month for September, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Henriod, age 14, is the son of Scott and Tawnya  Henriod of Ely.   Moore, age 13, is the daughter of Lance and … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: I have read your newspaper for years and I have never been disappointed. However, reading the article you allowed slamming the LDS church made me wonder about the paper. It’s written by a bigot and the person that put it in the … [Read more...]

October Jr. Elk Students

McKean Riley Windous and Mandy Jill Van Tassell have been named Junior Students of the Month for October, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Windous, age 14, is the son of Moana and Vince Windous of Ely.  Van Tassell, age 14, is the daughter of … [Read more...]