Sandra Stout

Sandra Stout, born October 10, 1941 passed away on January 11, 2017. A full obituary will be posted at a later date.   … [Read more...]

Emery LeRoy Fredenburg

Emery LeRoy Fredenburg, 83, passed away December 29, 2016.  Services will be held Friday, January 13, 2016 at 10:40 a.m. at the Southern Nevada Veterans Cemetery in Boulder Cty, Nevada. … [Read more...]

Mary Hull

May 2, 1928 - Jan 2, 2017 Mary passed away peacefully January 2nd with family by her side. She and her siblings, Pete and Marce’, were born in Ely, Nevada to Spanish-Basque immigrants Juanita Urdiroz and Jose Gamboa.  She graduated from White Pine … [Read more...]

Louth and Walker January Junior Elks Students

Emma Nicole Louth and Emma Lauryl Walker have been named Junior Students of the Month for January, according to Ely  Elks Lodge #1469. Louth, age 13, is the daughter of Kathy and Gary Louth of Ely.  Walker, age 13, is the daughter of Matthew and … [Read more...]

Mayor: What’s in store for 2017

By Ryan Middleton Special to The Ely Times Great changes can be expected for the city of Ely in 2017 and beyond, said Mayor Melody VanCamp.  New signage, improved infrastructure, new fire department equipment and more activities to bring … [Read more...]

Commission meeting held after swearing in new commissioners

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray Just an hour after the new commissioners were sworn in, a special White Pine County Commission meeting was held on Tuesday, Jan. 3, bringing many changes to the new year. Two new commissioners joined the … [Read more...]

Local students perform the Nutcracker

The students at David E. Norman Elementary School participated this fall in learning about classical music. Their instruction concluded in the opportunity to perform a musical version of Tchaikovsky‘s Nutcracker Suit.  The holiday performance was … [Read more...]

BLM to schedule burn near Cedar Pass

Weather permitting, the BLM Ely District is scheduled Thursday, Jan. 5, to burn slash piles along county road 35 near Cedar Pass in the Kern Mountain Range, about 50 miles northeast of Ely.  The slash piles are from a 456-acre pinion-juniper … [Read more...]

BLM concludes Eagle and Silver King emergency wild horse gather

ELY – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District has concluded the Eagle and Silver King Emergency Wild Horse Gather.  The BLM gathered and removed 74 excess wild horses from public and private lands adjacent to U.S. Highway 93 and State … [Read more...]

Great Basin Heritage Area Partnership Old Sheepherders gathering in Baker

Baker— The Border Inn will host the 14th annual Old Sheepherders Gathering January 20th and 21st in Baker, Nevada.  Each year sheepherders gather to visit, swap stories, and record the fabric of a rapidly vanishing way of life. Located on the … [Read more...]