Great turn out for Astronomy Festival

By Kaylynn Roberts-McMurray Times Staff National Parks Conservation Association working to promote Tourism in Ely. The Great Basin National Park held their seventh annual Astronomy Festival. The three day festival brought in 400-500 visitors a … [Read more...]


Courtesy photo Rebecca Chachas and Brian Barnett were married on July 23, 2016 at Graeagle, California. Rebecca is the daughter of John T. and Jodi Chachas, of Ely and Brian is the son of Mike and Suzanne Barnett, of Reno. The couple … [Read more...]

Ladycats in college

By Dave Maxwell Two girls who played on the White Pine volleyball team last year are now playing at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham, Oregon, a suburb east of  Portland. Mikalyn Almberg and Ashlyn Huntington are both at the school on … [Read more...]

Ely animal shelter has plenty of dogs in need of new homes

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  The Ely Times There is something special about October for millions of dogs. It’s not the pumpkin desserts, holiday sweaters , or Halloween costumes, it’s the promise for many a better life. October is … [Read more...]

White Pine County library adds AfterSchool Edge and Early Literacy Stations

White Pine County Library announces the addition of the  one AfterSchool Edge™ (6-14 Year Olds) & two Early Literacy Stations (2-8 years of age), a complete educational solution loaded with 50 educational software titles for young learners (ages … [Read more...]

Bobcats get back to.500

By Dave Maxwell Diogo Gandra, an exchange student from Portugal, scored three first half goals and Richi Carrazana scored another, leading White Pine to a 4-1 win at Battle Mountain in boys soccer action last Friday. Coach Lief Tokerud said … [Read more...]

Ladycats split weekend matches on the road

By Dave Maxwell White Pine High’s volleyball team saw its seven-game win streak snapped in a 3-2 loss to Yerington last week, but came right back with a 3-0 win over Silver Stage the next day. Coach Kenna Almberg said the match with Yerington, … [Read more...]

Drones on display

The White Pine Cooperative Extension held a Drone Discovery Day last week. This activity brought together children, community volunteers, educators and a representative from the GRP Pan LLC together for children from 4th grade to 12th … [Read more...]

WPHS Homecoming Week

White Pine High School welcomes home Alumni from over the years to participate in the joys of Homecoming 2016! This year the White Pine High School Student Council would like to invite the Alumni and future Alumni of White Pine High School to … [Read more...]

Free showing at Central Theatre

Come see “Hillary’s America, The Secret History of the Democratic Party” One day only at the Central Theater. Presented by the White Pine County Republican Party. Free showings Saturday, October 15 at Noon and 3:00 p.m. This film does not reflect the … [Read more...]