NRA releases grades and endorsements for Nevada June 12 Primary election

Fairfax, Va.— On behalf of our six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse Adam Laxalt for governor, Michael Roberson for lieutenant governor, and Wes Duncan for attorney … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

Interesting Individuals -The Aviator By Keith Gibson The year was 1966 and I was working in the Sacramento, Ca. Office of the large scientific equipment supplier, Van Waters & Rogers. I was one of three outside salesmen and my territory … [Read more...]

Most Valuable Student contest, Elks Legacy Scholarship and nursing award winners

Henry J. Sorensen was named as a winner of the Nevada State Elks Association Most Valuable Student Contest and will receive a $1,000 award from the NSEA in conjunction with the Ely Elks Lodge. Catherine Odgers was also named a the winner of the … [Read more...]

What’s Bugging You?

Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola, commonly known as the elm leaf beetle. During feeding, elm leaf beetle larvae skeletonize the tree causing leaves to drop prematurely. Overwintering elm leaf beetles infest homes of those close to an elm … [Read more...]

Lawrence and Schulz Elks Students of the Year

Tyler Jakob Lawrence and Bailey Estelle Schulz have been named Students of the Year for 2017-2018, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Lawrence, age 14, is the son of Tom and Jaime Lawrence of McGill. Schulz, age 13, is the daughter of Susan … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO Several times a week I get asked by individuals about the New Court House and Jail expansion project. The individuals want to know if the project is still moving forward and how it’s all going to work. I will try my b … [Read more...]

Fairbooks are here

Courtesy photo Hot off the press from “Let’s Print”. Karla Dolezel, Fairbook print chairman, presents Rocklyn Herrera this year’s cover artist a copy of the 2018 Fairbook. Billie Sue Zeman, WPC 4-H community based instructor will be handing out cop … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for May 28-June 3 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 b … [Read more...]

WPC Fair poster winners

                The 2018 White Pine County Fair will be August 18 & 19. These children competed in our poster contest. The theme of this year’s Fair is Let’s Stir Up Some Fun. Beta Si … [Read more...]

Masons name annual scholars

Collin Young has been awarded the Charles D. Gallagher Memorial scholarship, Rebecca Hall the Sophia Bano Bartsas Memorial scholarship, Jorge Chamorro the Peter Bartsas Memorial scholarship and Zachery Santaita the John P. Bartsas Memorial … [Read more...]