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...]

Great Basin Heritage Area Partnership Old Sheepherders gathering in Baker

Baker— The Border Inn will host the 14th annual Old Sheepherders Gathering January 20th and 21st in Baker, Nevada.  Each year sheepherders gather to visit, swap stories, and record the fabric of a rapidly vanishing way of life. Located on the … [Read more...]

Museum of host open house

The White Pine Public Museum, located at 2000 Aultman Street, Ely, Nevada, will be hosting an open house and membership drive on Sunday, January 8 from 1:00 to -4:00 p.m. The community is invited to stop by the Museum to see the renovations, have … [Read more...]

4-H runs off the hard work and dedication that leaders, parents and volunteers put forth

By Jasmine Shoning   In youth development there is a lot of terms that focus on volunteers. Volunteers are more than words like: learning, advocate, service and mentoring. Volunteers can be found in any event in White Pine County, … [Read more...]

Museum re-grand opening

The White Pine Public Museum, located at 2000 Aultman Street, Ely, Nevada, will be hosting an open house for our Grand Re-Opening and annual membership meeting (election of Board of Directors) and to enjoy our special guest speaker, Vicki Andrus, of … [Read more...]