Lions Club honors Ernest and Zeman

Kristina Ernest is a veteran member of the White Pine Middle School staff. She serves the school this year as the Dean of Students, a member of the School Performance Leadership and Implementation Team and as the 7th grade PLC team leader. Kristina … [Read more...]

White Pine County Aquatic Center 2017 Health Challenge

Submitted by Emily Willard Not a fan of hiking? Swim up and down the 20 highest peaks in Nevada at the White Pine County Aquatic Center! The 2017 Health Challenge, entitled “Climbing High,” kicked off on Monday, January 2nd and participants will … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge Charter School participates in nation’s largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity

ELY—Learning Bridge Charter School will hold a special event on Wednesday, January 25, at 8:30 a.m. to celebrate National School Choice week, school leaders announced today. This event will feature student council students giving community members … [Read more...]

Times Receives Award

Times photo/KAYLYNN ROBERTS-MCMURRAY The Ely Times and the White Pine High School Digital Publishing Staff were honored at the National Association of School Boards Conference in November as the “Best Media Coverage of Education” in a county under … [Read more...]

Is This You? Jobbery

For some inexplicable reason I woke up this morning thinking of the jobs I’ve had during my stint on Mother Earth and I laughed at the varied past I’ve had. Oh I’m sure I’m not alone in the vastness of my experiences. But at the same time I feel … [Read more...]

Rain dampens BLM burn plans

It wasn’t the snow or near freezing temperatures that cancelled last Thursday’s burning of slash piles near Cedar Pass in the Kern Mountain Range, northeast of Ely.  It was the rain. “Snow isn’t an issue because it’s frozen and doesn’t saturate … [Read more...]

Captain’s Corner

Submitted by Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO With the new marijuana law taking place January 1st I thought it would be in the best interest of the public to clarify some of the rules governing the law. So here are the things you can do and the things … [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...]

Is This You? The Belly of the Closet

The Belly of the Closet We are just coming off the high of the Christmas and New Year season. Now we deal with where to put the new gifts we have received. Like where to put the new clothes, in that closet, that stuffed closet. For an array of … [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...]