Court sentences from April 6: 

Cody S. Regusci — Unlawful use of a controlled substance, Felony. Probation revoked, sentenced to 12-34 months NDOC  and orders Defendant to serve 75 days in White Pine County Jail and gives credit for time served of 75 days. Anson Zane Heilman — … [Read more...]

Elks Students for April


Ken Curto photo Kade Daniel Bryant Britton and Madison Dawn Trimble have been named Students of the Month for April, according to Ely Elks Lodge. Britton, age 18, is the son of Rebecca and Andy Britton of Ely. Trimble, age 18, is the daughter … [Read more...]

Wedding Announcement

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Dmitria and Ronald Green of Reno, Nevada are please to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jacquelyn Treshawn to Joseph Daniel Hibbs son of Sandy and Matthew Hibbs of McGill. The wedding will be held in Reno on May 24.  (Courtesy photo) … [Read more...]

Charter school students bring back awards from Reno science fair

Learning Bridge Charter School students show off their awards from the Western Nevada Regional Science and Engineering Fair held in Reno in March.
(Courtesy photo)

By Julie Krch and Garrett Estrada Learning Bridge Chairman of the Board and Ely Times Staff Writer Students from Learning Bridge Charter School made a big impression on the judges at the Western Nevada Regional Science and Engineering Fair in … [Read more...]

High school to host wheel chair basketball fund raiser on April 16

The White Pine High School Athletic Boosters will be hosting a wheel chair basketball fund raising event to benefit all high school sports on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the high school gym at 6 p.m. The high school is looking for teams of five … [Read more...]

Voting Correction

Located at 150 Sixth St.

The correct place to vote for the Primary Election is the Bristlecone Convention Center on Tuesday, April 7 from 7:00am to 7:00pm … [Read more...]

Lions Club Youth Contest


The Ely chapter of the Lion’s Club held their Youth Speaking Contest Saturday at the County Courthouse. Three students traveled from other rural Nevada high schools to compete in a public speaking challenge. Each student was tasked with giving a 10 … [Read more...]

Young leads team to first place finish

The White Pine High Schools golf team finished second behind rival Battle Mountain by only six strokes at a Jackpot meet on March 26. Senior Chris Young continued his impressive final season as a Bobcat with another first place finish, shooting a low … [Read more...]

Ely City Council candidates submit biographies

The April 7 primary election will let voters decide which two candidates for Ely City Council seats 2 and 4 will go on to run in the general election. The Ely Times gave each of the primary candidates the opportunity to write a short biography to let … [Read more...]

Point of View: The City of Ely – Where do we go from here? It’s up to YOU

By Gary Cook Ely Times Publisher In 2011, Marty Westland and Dale Derbidge were elected to the Ely City Council. Three new members, Bruce Setterstrom, Marion “Sam” Hanson and Randy Lee (Tammy Carlgren appointed to fill Randy’s vacancy), were … [Read more...]