Art Bank preps for grand opening on Nov. 29

  By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer The Ely Renaissance Society is celebrating the grand opening of the Art Bank on Nov. 29 after the Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. The Art Bank, located in the old Bank of America building in … [Read more...]

Bottles explode near White Pine Middle School

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer White Pine Middle School contacted law enforcement after reporting hearing noises after school last Thursday. “We heard two noises,” Principal Sharyl Allen said. “…Basically what we said is we heard these ( … [Read more...]

Horsford sponsors rural business forum

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer Nevada Congressman Steven Horsford sponsored the Rural Small Business Forum last Friday. The forum was held in Moapa Valley and available via videoconference to other places in rural Nevada. “The forum was … [Read more...]

Task Force works to gather facts

The Nevada Land Management Task Force will hold a public meeting on Dec. 6 in Las Vegas. Created by AB 227 during the 2013 Nevada Legislative session, the Task Force is researching the possible transfer of public lands from the federal government to … [Read more...]

State reps react to BLM nomination

CARSON CITY — President Barack Obama has nominated Neil Kornze to become director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Kornze was raised in Elko and is a former senior adviser to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. Since March he has been l … [Read more...]

Volleyball downs West Wendover

The White Pine High volleyball team dropped a set to West Wendover, but picked up a three sets to one victory in its final regular season match. “The varsity may of overlooked our competition as we let West Wendover take one set from us, but still … [Read more...]

Boys soccer ready for playoffs

The White Pine High boys soccer team finished its regular season with a 2-1 road win against West Wendover last week. But now the real tests loom for the Bobcats. White Pine opens its post season against top-seeded Incline in the first round of … [Read more...]

Girls soccer wins season finale

The White Pine High girls soccer team finished its regular season with a 2-0 win against West Wendover. The match served as a final tune up as the fourth seeded Ladycats take on top- seeded Whittell in the opening round of the Divisional playoffs … [Read more...]

County making push for I-11 consideration

As the Nevada Department of Transportation looks into a possible Interstate 11, with the goal of connecting Canada and Mexico, eastern Nevada is making a push to have the interstate go through the eastern part of the state. County Commissioner … [Read more...]

BLM releases statement on sage grouse land use plan

The Bureau of Land Management released its draft Environmental Impact Statement for its land use plan in Nevada and Northeastern California concerning greater sage grouse. The public will be allowed to make comments on the draft EIS until Jan. 29, … [Read more...]