Memorial for Father

Cavigla dedication

Father John McShane stands next to a new memorial plaque for the late Father Caesar Cavilga hanging inside the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. A memorial service for Cavilga was held at the church on Jan. 17 to celebrate the life of Cavilga, who passed … [Read more...]

Hoop Shoot Winners

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The Ely Elks  Lodge is pleased to announce the 43rd annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest! Three boys and three girls, ages 8 to 13 won the second round of competition in the Elks National Hoop Shoot contest at Austin, Nevada on January 24 and have been … [Read more...]

New Elks Lodge Members

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The Ely Elks Lodge initiated a local woman into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on Jan. 22. The new member is Jessica Ann Green and she was initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge under the direction of Exalted Ruler Sid Beckwith. … [Read more...]

Point of View

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By Adus F. Dorsey II Special to The Ely Times There is no wider spot in the road than in Baker, Nevada on the Utah / Nevada line where gas stops are some times only a hallucination, even for a Toyota. It is the kind of place where in the late … [Read more...]

Kennecott years all-classes reunion events set for Fourth of July weekend

Everyone is invited to the Kennecott Years All-Class Reunion of 2015 during the weekend of July 2-4. This will be an exciting weekend filled with numerous events beginning Thursday evening and culminating with the fireworks on Saturday evening. … [Read more...]

Lions recognizes teacher of the month

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By Adam Young WPHS Principal Denise Paddilla is January’s Teacher of the Month. Paddilla agreed to fill in for an absent first-grade teacher to begin the school year and then as the full progressed, agreed to continue in that role this … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge Band

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Learning  Bridge’s 35 piece band, under the direction of Warren Kirch, traveled to Carson City on Tuesday to celebrate “School Choice Week”. They played  The National Anthem  as well as four other selections at the rally on the Capitol grounds. … [Read more...]

Is This You – A Tattletale Tale

My car is the biggest tattletale.  I thought only children were tattletales.  Running home as fast as possible to report to the first grown up they cross paths with that little Trina traded here oh so nutritious tuna sandwich for a pack of cinnamon … [Read more...]

Margarita’s changes venue, maintains service

Owners of Margarita’s Jorge and Margarita De La Cerda stand in front of their restaurant’s new entrance in the Prospector Hotel.

Margarita De La Cerda, owner of Margarita’s Mexican Restaurant, is still getting adjusted to her restaurant’s new home inside of the Prospector Hotel and Casino. Cerda said the choice to move out of the building that housed the popular Mexican … [Read more...]

DEN Students of month


Courtesy photo DEN is proud to announce their students of the Month for December. Pictured: Sadie Buckner, Timothy Baker, Madison Sorenson, Thomas Griffin, Nathan Watson, Melina Swetich, Aren Brandis, Cora Calhoun, Zander Cambell, Hunter VcVicars, … [Read more...]