Science Fair at Learning Bridge

A group of 5th grade students, from Mrs. Groves classroom are testing different senerious having to do with their class science project. Learning Bridge will hold its annual Science Fair, February 22nd and 23rd. February 22nd, personnel from … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge honor roll

6th Grade - High Honors Haylee Hendrix Emelynne Lawrence Tyler Petersen Madison Thompson Grace Wheable 6th Grade - Honors Jake Sandoval Ashton Visser 7th Grade - High Honors Clara McOmber Octavio Perez 7th Grade - … [Read more...]

Comstock Barbed Wire

  By Dennis Cassinelli  A compulsion to collect things is a well known human trait. For centuries, people have collected practically anything that interests them. This could be obvious things such as stamps and coins, or it could be the … [Read more...]

Virginia Dee Tweedy

Virginia Dee (Smith) Tweedy, passed away February 7, 2017 in West Jorday, Utah. She was 94. A resident of McGill Nevada most of her life. She was born in Salina, Utah on September 29, 1922 to Charles and Mabel (Draper) Smith. She married James … [Read more...]

Boys and Girls Club coming soon

Since just last October a group of hardworking individuals have been making phone calls, knocking on doors, and giving presentations to every club, organization and business to raise funding for the proposed Boys and Girls club that is going to be … [Read more...]

Sold out crowd at Ely Elks Annual Crab Crack

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Annual Crab Crack this past Saturday was sold out 2 days after tickets went on sale in January. When the Ely Elks Lodge #1460 first started this event in 1966 they had 74 people in attendance, last weekend held an … [Read more...]

John C. Fremont’s original cannon

By Dennis Cassinelli  Everyone loves a treasure hunt. The treasure I am talking about in this article is the elusive mountain howitzer abandoned during a snowstorm in the Sierra Nevada mountains in 1844 by John C. Fremont. Otherwise known as the … [Read more...]

Former White Pine High school student playing for the Wolverines

DENVER – With softball season just a couple of week’s away, Utah Valley University seniors Brittney Vansway and Bailey Moore were both named to the Western Athletic Conference’s 2017 Preseason All-League Team on Wednesday. The Wolverine seniors … [Read more...]

Candidates rush to meet filing deadline for city council seats

By Kay-Lynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times With only an hour left before the filing date closed, the City Hall became a packed house this past Friday. Several people showed up to file for three city council seats that are up for election … [Read more...]

Bobcats send seven to state

Seven wrestlers from the White Pine High team are headed to the state wrestling meet this weekend at Spanish Springs High in Sparks. Hosting the 2A Southern Regional tournament in their home gym, the Bobcats did not disappoint the partisan home … [Read more...]