Donation to local food bank

The Kennecott Years-All Class Reunion Committee is pleased to donate $500 to the local CACHE program which donates special backpack items to those students in need. The committee continues to make donations to local non-profit organizations. … [Read more...]

Elks Hoop Shoot Champs

The Elks are pleased to announce the 44th annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest.  One boy and two girls, ages 8 to 13 won the second round of competition in the Elks National  Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest at Austin, Nevada on January 30 and have been named … [Read more...]

February Wedding

Mike and Melinda Poulsen are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Kassidy Ann, to Trevor Kelson Jones, son of Ken and Vera Jones. Their marriage will be solemnized in the St. George L.D.S. Temple on Feb. 12. A reception will be held in … [Read more...]

Is This You? The New Now! Dance

Spending money is sometimes hard to do. Not money for milk and bread and regular goodies. Not even money for shoes for the kids or a movie once in a while.  No, I’m talking big chunks of money. Like 40k plus for a new vehicle. Or $500 or more for a … [Read more...]

Photographers go back in time for Nevada Northern Railway photo event

The Nevada Northern Railway Museum offers a truly unique opportunity for photographers to bring their cameras back in time, taking shots of historic railway equipment in a spectacular and authentic setting. The Winter Steam Photo Spectacular … [Read more...]

Snow removal help

The large amounts of snow, broken water mains, freezing of snow and ice has hampered the city’s removal of snow.  Good intentions from  those with snow plows have covered up fire hydrants, which caused delays in the snow removal as we had to attend … [Read more...]

Ely Lions Club honors Thompson and Locke

The White Pine County School District Teacher of the Month for January is Ms. Steffani Thompson, guidance counselor at White Pine High School. Ms. Thompson is a native of White Pine County, graduating from WPHS in 1994 with the honor of … [Read more...]

BLM seeks public input on proposed Ash Springs Management Plan

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District, Caliente Field Office is seeking public input to aid in the development of a management plan for the popular Ash Springs Recreation Site, located alongside U.S. Highway 93 about 100 miles north of Las … [Read more...]

January students of the month at Learning Bridge school

Lennox Purinton  and Sabre Westlund have been named Students of the Month for January, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.  Purinton and Westlund are the very first students honored by the Elks Lodge at Ely  Learning Bridge Charter … [Read more...]

Barrick Gold Donation

Courtesy photo Left to right: Bill Wilson, Joyce Christensen, Doris Metcalf, Dan Braddock, Minnis Alderman, Kristi Begay, John O’Flaherty, Kevin Robison.  Barrick Gold donation given to the WPCM in the amount of $8,100.00 as matching funds toward … [Read more...]