WPHS Singers end of the year concert

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The WPHS Singers perform at a choir concert earlier this year.

By Maryn Van Tassell and Cameryn Lamare White Pine High School students The White Pine High School Singers are having their annual end of the year concert on May 28, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 7 p.m. The performance will include a … [Read more...]

McGill Top Tigers for May

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Courtesy photo These students were chosen as students of the month because of the way that they live the 7 Habits of Happy Children. Pictured from left to right: Libbie Walker, Chas Hollingsworth, Jesse Rogan, and Alana Leduc. … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge teacher honored

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Learning Bridge Charter School teacher Jamie Lawrence works with two students.

By Julie Krch Learning Bridge Chairman of the Board Learning Bridge is proud to announce May’s focus teacher Jamie Lawrence. She is Learning Bridge’s sixth grade teacher.  She was born and raised in White Pine County, graduating from White Pine … [Read more...]

New Business


Teresa Stewart photo New business The Cup is now open for business, located at 566 Aultman St. Owner/operator Cindy Sue Marques and her nephew Matt Marques has specialty coffee, coffee, tea, espresso, smoothies, lemonade, Izze soda. Cindy has … [Read more...]

Prehistoric bear painting gives museum goers sense of scale

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(Top) Artist John Steinauer drew an outline for the White Pine Public Museum’s new scale Cave Bear painting and cub scout troop 289 members helped fill in the color. (Bottom) Larry Martin, Holly Wilson and Bill Wilson put up the 10 foot tall illustration of the now extinct species of bear outside the museum.

By Amy Melvin White Pine Public Museum The White Pine Public Museum has recently completed a new display that incorporates the short faced cave bear.  Local artist John Steinauer and Boy Scout Troop 289 painted a life size drawing of the bear … [Read more...]

Dance Competition


Teresa Stewart photo Pure Talent Dance and Fitness (PTDF) represented White Pine County and did us proud. PTDF went to the State Dance Competition with 10 dances, eight of which took first place and two took second place. They went to the National … [Read more...]

National Cancer Survivors Day looking for local participation

Special to The Ely Times Cancer survivors along with survivors across the globe will unite to show the world what life after cancer looks like. This unique celebration will mark the 28th annual National Cancer Survivors Day. Thousands of people in … [Read more...]

New translator site delayed for safety

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White Pine Television District 1 Board Chairman Art Olson announced Monday that there has been an unforeseen delay in the completion of the move of the translator site. The building has been moved successfully, but it has been decided to construct a … [Read more...]

Mine Donates to Library


Garrett Estrada photo Robinson Nevada Mining Company donated $1000 to the White Pine County Library Summer Reading Program for children ages 2-18 years old. Hilary Peck, the children’s librarian will run the program for all children ages 2-10 … [Read more...]

Wade Robison enjoys juggling multiple businesses

Wade Robison stands outside of his office on Ave F were he runs three different businesses.
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Wade Robison said that when his cell phone rings, he never knows what he’ll get when he picks up. It could be a potential customer for his home inspection company. Then again it might be a call for his bail bonds business. Though it could be someone … [Read more...]