Ely Elks Lodge honors veterans with dinner

By Mary FitzSimons Kerner Ely Elks Lodge #1469 does it again! They hosted a prime rib dinner with all of the fixings on Veterans Day last Saturday to honor local White Pine County Veterans. Over 100 people were served and all veterans received … [Read more...]

Terrill Trask October Teacher of the Month

White Pine Middle School is pleased to present Terrill Trask as the Teacher of the Month for October 2017. Terrill returns to White Pine Middle School for his second year on the teaching staff and his third year at the school. Terrill has … [Read more...]

Tickets still available for Christmas Fashion Show

The Tenth Annual Christmas Fashion show will be Saturday, Nov. 25 at the Bristlecone Convention center, located at 150 Sixth Street. No-host coctails will be at 11:00 a.m. with lunch being served at noon. Tickets are $25 through Nov. 17, and $30 … [Read more...]

New business in town

Tucked away just right off of Aultman Street is a new Salon called Suite E. With trendy new colors of gray, white and teal painted on the walls, it leaves you wondering if you are in Ely or in the city. But don’t let the modern look fool you, the two … [Read more...]

Collection site announced for Operation Christmas Child

This month, Grace Foursquare Church in Ely will serve as a drop-off location for the Samaritan’s Purse project Operation Christmas Child, joining nearly 5,000 U.S. locations collecting gift-filled shoeboxes for children in need around the w … [Read more...]

Defining Native Americans: The Blood Quantum Issue

The Great Basin College Virtual Humanities Center, the Newe Ghani Cultural Center and the California Trail Center are teaming together to bring the community a panel discussion on the blood quantum issue Wednesday, Nov. 15 at GBC. Panelist James … [Read more...]

Is This You?

Just Pick One!   Sometimes I think if I have to make one more choice I’m going to melt into a puddle of goo. Do I really have to know the best detergent to use? I’m tired of deciding which soda to drink so much so that I have started to drink some … [Read more...]

Grieving loss gathering planned

Ely United Methodist Church in cooperation with staff of the Ely Mental Health Center is hosting a gathering on Sunday evening called GRIEVING LOSS:  COME AND DISCUSS THE LOSSES FELT IN THE WAKE OF MASS SHOOTINGS AND NATURAL DISASTERS IN OUR WORLD … [Read more...]

Collaboration Key to restoring Eastern Nevada’s burned public lands

ELY—Two federal agencies, a county entity and a non-profit organization recently teamed up to restore public lands in eastern Nevada burned by wildfire. The Agricultural Research Service, Bureau of Land Management, Tri-County Weed Control and E … [Read more...]

White Pine High school choir performs in Elko

By Adam Young  The 60 voice performing ensemble WPHS Singers recently traveled to Elko, to participate in the Northeast Nevada Regional Honor Choir Festival. Each fall, students from around the northeastern area of the state audition to sing in … [Read more...]