Planning starts for Christmas Festival

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Kids work on decorating their trick or treating candy containers at last year’s Family Fun Fall Festival inside the McGill Library.

Planning is underway for a Community-wide Christmas Festival. The Christmas decorating committee has lots of ideas for decorating Ely for the holiday season. Many organizations are involved including the White Pine Chamber of Commerce, the White … [Read more...]

Charter school thanks volunteers

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Learning Bridge student body officers and student volunteers pictured: Will Andrae, Drake Orton, Jamie Andrae, Jamie Connor, Sebastian Lyons, Ayden Bath, Ambrosia Beckwith, Sabre Westlund, Lennox Puriton, Khole Keppner, Morgan Finicum, Odessa Stewart , Shaylinn Maestes, Armando Rosales Valentin President Sofia Maestes and Vice President Garrett Rice. Dannette Maestas helps with the organization of the volunteer opportunities for Learning Bridge’s leaders.

By Julie Krch Learning Bridge Charter School The Learning Bridge Charter School would like to acknowledge and thank all the student volunteers from the months of August and September that participated and helped with community events. Learning … [Read more...]

Drama club hosts 5 Nights of Fright

Special to The Ely Times  White Pine Players Drama Club is preparing this school year’s first stage performance, 5 Nights of Frights. It will open on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. and continue Oct. 23, 24, 26 at 7 p.m. with matinee performances on … [Read more...]

Family fun Fall Festival takes over McGill Cultural Center on Oct. 16

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Kids work on decorating their trick or treating candy containers at last year’s Family Fun Fall Festival inside the McGill Library.

The McGill library is having its yearly Fall Festival on Oct. 16 from 3-5 p.m. We will be having games and crafts for the kids, along with walking tacos for everyone to make. We send a special invitation to all McGill Grade School kids to come and … [Read more...]

Elks taking scholarship applications

Elks scholars dream big. With their sights set high, this fall,500 Elks scholars will enter the hallways of their dream schools supported by an Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student scholarship, ready to embark on their college … [Read more...]

Is This You? Oven Master

What a fool I have been.  I woke up in the middle of the night thinking about cleaning my oven.  I lay there under the covers and shivered about the prospect of having to do that job.  Oh the misery of it all.  I have to admit first of all that the … [Read more...]

Star of the Month Award

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Garrett Estrada photo The October Chamber of Commerce Star Performer of the Month was awarded to Chris Ricci on Tuesday, Sept. 29 inside the White Pine County Senior Center. October’s theme for the award for organizations or people that “help … [Read more...]

Anniversary Celebration

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Courtesy photo Dale and Sandy McGuire were married on Sept. 30, 1965. There will be a celebration of their love on Saturday, Oct. 3rd at the Ely Fire Hall at 4 p.m. … [Read more...]

Wilkinson Marriage

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Marisa Kelly and Wade Wilkinson formerly of Ely, were married Saturday evening Aug. 22, at The Grove in Reno. A reception followed. Marisa is the daughter of Randy and Candeda Kelly of Reno. Wade is the son of Betty and Louie Echegaray of Ely. Marisa … [Read more...]

McInstosh Wedding

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Courtesy photo Robin and Paul Hansen are pleased to announce the marriage of their son Jeremy McIntosh, also the son of the late Mike McIntosh and Caroline McIntosh, to Stephanie Powers, daughter of Steve and Cyndi Powers and Kate and Michelle … [Read more...]