Two separate fatal accidents in less than a week

Special to the Times In less than one week two fatal accidents have been reported on the same stretch of road. The first accident Nevada Highway Patrol reported took place on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at approximately 3:50 p.m. when a 2002 … [Read more...]

Grieving loss gathering planned

Ely United Methodist Church in cooperation with staff of the Ely Mental Health Center is hosting a gathering on Sunday evening called GRIEVING LOSS:  COME AND DISCUSS THE LOSSES FELT IN THE WAKE OF MASS SHOOTINGS AND NATURAL DISASTERS IN OUR WORLD … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Oct. 31-Nov. 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...]

Kidde recalls 37.8 million fire extinguishers

After 391 reports of failure, and 1 death, Kidde has recalled 37.8 million fire extinguishers. The recall covers 135 models of push button and plastic-handle extinguishers in the U.S. and Canada made from 1973 through August 15, 2017. It … [Read more...]

Collaboration Key to restoring Eastern Nevada’s burned public lands

ELY—Two federal agencies, a county entity and a non-profit organization recently teamed up to restore public lands in eastern Nevada burned by wildfire. The Agricultural Research Service, Bureau of Land Management, Tri-County Weed Control and E … [Read more...]

White Pine High school choir performs in Elko

By Adam Young  The 60 voice performing ensemble WPHS Singers recently traveled to Elko, to participate in the Northeast Nevada Regional Honor Choir Festival. Each fall, students from around the northeastern area of the state audition to sing in … [Read more...]

Meet the cast of Peter and Wendy

Learning Bridge Charter School will be providing an opportunity for students to learn the art of acting and performing for an audience. The school brought the theater company to White Pine County to encourage youth to express themselves in a very … [Read more...]

Nevada Northern Railway running popular Polar Express train rides

ELY—The Nevada Northern Railway Museum transforms into Chris Van Allsburg’s classic children’s book, The Polar Express, this Christmas season. Children of all ages are welcome on a special ride from Ely, Nev. to the North Pole. Hot chocolate and co … [Read more...]

Public encouraged to attend revitalization meetings

Special to the Ely Times  Three action teams were created following the Roger Brooks presentation held on October 13, 2017, to plan and implement ideas to make Ely a showcase community and improve quality of life.  The grant funding to bring Roger … [Read more...]

Christmas Crafters Festival

Submitted by Bunny Hill The Great Basin Service Club is again presenting the Christmas Crafters Festival on Saturday, December 2nd at the Bristlecone Convention Center. Doors open to the public at 10 am.  Times for pictures and visiting with … [Read more...]