Fannie Straub Hexem

Fannie Straub Hexem, 83, of Ely, NV, passed away in Salt Lake City, UT, April 5, 2018. Fannie was born March 22, 1935 to Carl and Beatrice (Stahl) Straub in Pennsylvania. Fannie loved to travel and enjoyed working. She is preceeded in death by … [Read more...]

Community raises over $76,000 for Derbidge family

Special to the Times  When you think of living in a small town, you know most your neighbors, some you’ve grown up with, and for many they’ve lived their whole lives in White Pine County. And, when one one person falls on tough times, the heart of … [Read more...]

Kunz and Fullmer Elks April students

Johnathan Donald Kunz and Lily LaVon Fullmer have been named Students of the Month for April, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Kunz, age 17, is the son of Daren and Crystal Kunz of Ely. Fullmer, age 18, is the daughter of Amy and Douglas … [Read more...]

Museum Musings

Recycled Art Contest With a little inspiration and creativity, that tin can you just tossed into the trash can become a unique piece of art. As well as helping to save the environment, recycled art is individual expression created with discarded … [Read more...]

Attorney General candidate visits Ely

The Ely Times Wesley Duncan, candidate for the State Attorney General seat stopped in Ely for a quick visit with local law enforcement on Wednesday. Duncan’s biggest theme is mental health and he’s doing this statewide round table to discern com … [Read more...]

$500 Reward

The Nevada Northern Railway Museum is offering a $500 REWARD, for information leading to the arrest & conviction of persons responsible for the theft of railroad signs at the Lackawanna Crossing and the Avenue C Crossings. We are asking for … [Read more...]

At the Courts

DISTRICT COURT March 19, 2018 PABLO SOLIS MARTINEZ: Guilty of transporting a controlled substance, methamphetamine. Ordered to pay $25 AA fee, $60 Chemical Analysis fee, $150 DNA fee, $3 GMA fee; 12-36 months NDOC suspended and defendant is … [Read more...]

Music Night

Courtesy photo McGill’s Music Night was held March 26 at the McGill Cultural Center. Those who entertained for Music Night were Mary Harrison, Tina Westover, Treena Parker, Penny Willes, Chris McVicars, The McKay, Kanigh, Kade and Kalven Snyder. A … [Read more...]

Social Services speakers set for RPEN

County Social Services Director Desiree Robison and RSVP Director Cosette Eldridge will share descriptions of their agencies’ latest outreach and support efforts at White Pine RPEN’s meeting on Monday, April 9, 10 a.m. at Margarita’s Restaurant in the … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO One of the biggest questions that faces the nation right now is how do we keep our children safe while they attend school. Unfortunately there is no simple answer, but there are solutions if we are willing to work … [Read more...]