Kids get exposure to ‘Old West’ lifestyle

By Leota Johnson  Special to The Ely Times When I became a part of Inner Slickers several years ago, I never dreamed the impact it would have on my life. I have always had a heart for kids. I have been blessed to be able to work with kids … [Read more...]

Ely Renaissance Farmers Market to open

The annual Ely Renaissance Farmers Market will be held Saturdays; August 26th, September 2rd and 9th from 10am to 2pm at the Renaissance Village. Phil Leibold, market manager, stated that the highlight again this year will be “tomatoes that taste l … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge welcomes new teachers

Learning Bridge Charter School is pleased to introduce the Middle School teachers for the upcoming school year.  From left to right, Morie Lynch, Jaime Lawrence and Alexander Jones. Ms Lynch comes to us from Las Vegas, where she has taught for the … [Read more...]

Is This You?

 A Masterpiece We have a screech owl that has taken up residence in our trees. I was in the house and could hear this new noise outside the front door. It was quiet-then the air was pierced with this garbled skeeereech. A half a minute passed … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

Renewal and/or Talent Weekends                    By Keith Gibson The 4th of July weekend is what I call a renewal weekend,for the simple fact that a great number of former White Piners are in attendance.  It is a time to renew old school friend … [Read more...]

Ely Volunteer Fire Department goes back in time with Spit BBQ

The Ely Volunteer Fire Department (EVFD) returns this year for the annual Businessman & Rancher BBQ at the White Pine County Fairgrounds this Friday, August 18th from 5:00p.m. to 10:00p.m. It has been over 40 years since the EVFD has “spit” bar … [Read more...]

Youth encouraged to join 4-H clubs as new program year begins

Special to the Ely Times  As the new school year begins, so do a number of 4-H activities and opportunities. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension offers youth ages 5 to 19 in southern Nevada and throughout the state a variety of 4-H youth d … [Read more...]

Primer on how to bet on ponies

By Dany Feinstein  Special to The Ely Times The White Pine Horse Races have been a tradition in Ely since the 1920s; bringing together friends, families and visitors for almost 100 years. It’s the biggest annual event in White Pine County, at … [Read more...]

American Legion riders arrive for 12th Annual American legion Legacy Run

385 - 450  American Legion Riders will arrive at American Legion White Pine Post 3 in Ely, NV. as part of a 1,300 mile, four-state journey raising awareness about the American Legion Legacy Scholarship and the important work Legionnaires are doing in … [Read more...]

RPEN schedules summer picnic

White Pine Chapter, Retired Public Employees of Nevada, will hold their annual picnic on Monday, Aug. 14, at 11:30 a.m. in the McGill Swimming Pool Park.The Chapter will provide main course, rolls, beverages, table service. Members may contribute … [Read more...]