Deputies honored for outstanding performance

Deputies honored for outstanding performance on September 26-27. The Office of Traffic Safety, Joining Forces held a training and awards banquet in Las Vegas. Sgt. Sean Wilkin and Deputy Steve Saunders from the White Pine County Sheriff’s … [Read more...]

Christmas Crafters Festival has plenty of room for local crafters

The Great Basin Service Club has room for additional local crafters that would like to display and sell their handcrafted items during the Crafters Festival on Saturday, December 3rd.  Only handcrafted items are allowed. For the past few years’ … [Read more...]

Ely Lions Club donates glasses for World Sight Day

October 13th was World Sight Day. In honor of this day the Ely Lions Club gathered used glasses to be reused or recycled. Thanks to members of our community, we were able to collect nearly 50 pairs of glasses. So far this year we have donated … [Read more...]

Growing vegetables in small places

Juan Carlos Cervantes Ph.DExtension Educator, White Pine County The Cooperative Extension will be holding two classes on Growing vegetables in small places. We need at least 15 participants signed up or we will have to cancel; and the maximum … [Read more...]

October Elks students named

Kellen Bruce Wilkin and Bailey Kay Coombs have been named Students of the Month for October, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Wilkin, age 17, is the son of Todd and Tiffani Wilkin of Ely. Coombs, age 18, is the daughter of Denise Monroe and … [Read more...]

Open enrollment for Nevada Health Link begins November 1

Carson City— The Silver State Health Insurance Exchange (Exchange) begins Open Enrollment for 2017 health insurance plans on November 1 and invites Nevada residents to attend one of two kickoff events from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cashman Convention … [Read more...]

Volunteers Needed

Courtesy photo Volunteers neededEach year Simplistic Solutions along with dozens of volunteers collect firewood for seniors that cannot collect or pay for wood to heat their homes.  Please volunteers your time this year.  We will be cutting, … [Read more...]

Is This You? Determination

There is a slim line between being hard headed and being determined. Those all too human traits cross the line from one to the other when no matter how hard you work, or how many times you try you just can’t get your arms to lift your weight up off … [Read more...]

New Owner at Rustic Inn

Times Photo/KAYLYNN ROBERTS-McMURRAY The Rustic Inn has a new owner.  Vera Fairall visited Ely for the first time over a year ago. She quickly fell in love with the town and the community and purchased a home here in Ely. Vera began working at the … [Read more...]

Come meet an author

Call all authors, White Pine County Library we be hosting a “Come meet an Author.”  Any authors that would like to showcase, sell, and sign their books and take the time to answer questions; please contact Lori Williams 775-293-6900.  This will be … [Read more...]