‘Last’ big meth dealer sentenced to prison time

The self proclaimed “last” big methamphetamine dealer in White Pine County will be serving between three to 12 years in prison after receiving her sentence inside the White Pine Courthouse on Monday. Krisse “Herline” Thompson was deemed a “danger to p … [Read more...]

White Pine 26, Lincoln 22

When the White Pine High School Bobcat football walked off of the Lincoln High School field last Friday night, head coach Quinn Ewell had one theme he wanted his players to think about on the way home. “If this doesn’t motivate you, then I don’t kn … [Read more...]

Presidential candidate Rand Paul to host meet and greet in Ely

  Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul will host a “Stand with Rand” meet and greet inside the Prospector Hotel conference room on Thursday, Sept. 17 starting at 4 p.m. His visit, which will come hot off the heels of the Republican deb … [Read more...]

Potato Tour Hits Ely

(Garrett Estrada photo) The world’s largest potato made an appearance in Ely on Monday on its way back to where it came from, Idaho. While the massive potato chained to the flatbed of the semi wasn’t actually a real potato, the half ton replica was … [Read more...]

Boys finish second in tourney

“We worked a lot on long passes and crosses across the field. I was impressed that we were able to pull them off in our games this weekend,” Pacheco said. The Bobcat team played their way through multiple opponents to contest West Wendover for the … [Read more...]

Visit to McGill changed chiropractor’s life over 20 years ago

When Jeffrey Willes returned to McGill to visit the place where his father grew up, he had no idea the trip would end up changing his life. In a chance encounter with the local chiropractor, Willes discovered the physician was looking to sell his … [Read more...]

Bobcats get first win of season at Laughlin

The White Pine High School Bobcat football team defeated the Laughlin Cougars 22-0 in a “morale boosting” first win of the year, said coach Quinn Ewell. “They work so hard in practice so it’s great to see the results of that work paying off,” Ewell … [Read more...]

NFL football season big for sports book, fantasy fans

The 2015-2016 NFL season kicks off this week, and with it comes big action for local sport books and fantasy football players. Vinny Magliulo of the Hotel Nevada live sports book said that the NFL season is the most popular betting option for … [Read more...]

Ladycats overcome bus problems to earn road win

When the school bus transporting the White Pine High School Ladycat varsity volleyball team broke down in the parking lot of an outdoor mall on its way to Laughlin, the team made the best of their delay. “The girls got a shopping trip but most of t … [Read more...]

Son of food truck owner loves customers, cooking

Standing in front of his mom’s food truck “Juanita’s Tacos,” Mario Gonzalez takes customers orders with an enthusiastic smile. To Gonzalez, it’s a thrill getting to interact with the truck’s customers face to face; something he didn’t get to do before … [Read more...]