Elks Lodge CACH donation

Ely Elks Lodge #1469 took great pride in again supporting the Committee Against Child Hunger (CACH) with a donation of $2,000 at Economy Drug.  This the sixth year that Ely Lodge has supported the program started by Margaret Bath in 2010. The lodge u … [Read more...]

Barela and Moskoff Elks May Junior Students of the Month

Aspen Jade Barela and Merisa Ann Moskoff have been named Junior Students of the Month for May, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Barela, age 14, is the daughter of Bobbi Barela and Andy Caylor of Ely. Moskoff, age 14, is the daughter of Kathy … [Read more...]

Play feature at Aquatic Center to open May 14

The White Pine County Aquatic Center is excited to announce that the awaited water play feature will be ready for little ones to explore and play on starting Monday, May 14th.  The play feature will be located in the wading pool and will be ideal and … [Read more...]

‘Card Trick’: Love in rural Nevada

Sherman R. Frederick Battle Born Media Looking for the rare combination of love poems and rural Nevada ties? Well, consider the book “Card Trick” by John L. Smith. It consists of 17 poems by Smith dedicated to his soon-to-be wife, Sally Den … [Read more...]

Is This You

Tree Tops Maybe because I have lived in the desert for such a long, long time or maybe because of their majesty, I love trees. Okay I know that I am not supposed to equate the word and feeling of love with non-human things but I stand by my … [Read more...]

Certificate of Achievement

The White Pine County Finance Department received a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting.  The highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting.   Pictured are White Pine County commissioners a … [Read more...]

Day of the Child

Courtesy photo Learning Bridge will be accepting applications at the “Day of the Child”, Friday at D.E.N. Elementary School. Early Childhood activities will be available from 11:00 A,M. until 7:00. Pictured is Warren Krch, with this year’s inquisi … [Read more...]

Free tree owners workshop and Arbor day planting

Spring has sprung and it is almost about that time to get those loppers out and start pruning our trees around Ely.  Did you know that different trees should be pruned at different times and with different techniques?  If not, then you’re in luck, the … [Read more...]


On Saturday, April 28th the Ely Lions hosted the winners WPCSD Teacher and Support Staff of the Month awards for the 2017-18 school year along with their guests and other community members at a dinner at the high school. This year’s winners were: T … [Read more...]

Leadership at Learning Bridge

Courtesy photos Leadership at Learning Bridge is in full swing this spring. Shown is Chase Anderson and Gideon Tait helping younger students learn about young calves. Chase and Gideon have experience with animals and were eager to share their … [Read more...]