Science Fair Winners

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Learning Bridge Charter School brought home six awards from the Western Nevada Regional Science and Engineering Fair held last week in Reno.  Pictured are Ms. Tokerud’s 2nd grade class who received an Honorable Mention, Mrs. Montgomery’s 5th grade … [Read more...]

New officers at Elks Lodge

Pictured from left to right (front row) Bill Thompson, Sid Beckwith and Bill Bogoger.  (Back row) Frank Latta, Tommy Johnson, Bunny Hill, Gayle Bartlett, Beverly Cornutt, Duane Lerch, Dan Cornutt and Allan Laffery. (Ken Curto photo)

The incoming officers for the 2014-2015 fraternal lodge year were installed March 27 at the Elks Lodge. Past Grand Esquire Larry O'Laughlin PSP, representing the Grand Exalted Ruler opened the ceremony and presided over the installation. Those … [Read more...]

Elementary school spelling bee winners

First Grade winners: Megan Dunn, McKenna Barney & Timothy Baker.

White Pine County School District held its annual spelling bee, Thursday, March 20th at David E. Norman Elementary School.  Participants included students from David E. Norman Elementary, McGill Elementary, Lund Elementary and Baker Elementary in … [Read more...]

Anderson’s owner still going strong

Lee Anderson has spent over 30 years building a reputation on quality cuts of meat and friendly service at Anderson’s Food Town.
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By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer At age 80, Lee Anderson still takes pride in precisely cutting the meats he sells in his grocery store, Anderson Food Town. After running the store with his wife LeAnna since 1977, he has garnered a … [Read more...]

Petersen picked as teacher of the month

Ely Lions Club President presents Lisa Petersen with the revolving “Teacher of the Month” plaque while her principal Sheryl Allen is on hand to congratulate her.
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Lisa Petersen has been selected as the Ely Lions Club Teacher of the Month for March. Petersen, who teaches 6th grade at the White Pine Middle School, was nominated by her principal Sharyl Allen, who described her as a teacher who always treats her … [Read more...]

Assisted living center could be possiblity for White Pine County

By G Wop It seemed I spent most of my time in meetings this week. All were very interesting and included many different people. There are many good things in the works. One is the possibility of assisted living here in Ely. People working on … [Read more...]

Farm Bureau starts food drive

Farm Bureau Food Drive

Store Manager of Ridley’s Grocery Thad Stark worked with Jamie Brunson, the Woman’s Committee Chair for the local Farm Bureau, on a food drive. Bags filled with donated nonperishable food can be purchased for $5 at Ridley’s, with all the proceeds … [Read more...]

Charley’s Aunt

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Adam Costello (left) and Rose Johnson (right) eye each other suspiciously as both claim to be the rich widow, Donna Lucia D’Alvedorez . “Who is the real Donna Lucia D’Alvedorez?” Audiences will know when they attend the WPHS Drama Club’s production … [Read more...]

Noah finds the right lane to success

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By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Bill Noah had bowling in his blood. “I’ve been in the bowling business on and off almost all my life, since I was about 6 years old,” Noah said. Growing up in Reno, his father was the Vice … [Read more...]

Benefit dinner raises funds for Robinson’s medical bills

Shane Bybee and Kevin Robinson talk with Monte Robinson at a benefit dinner they helped organize to raise money for Robinson’s medical expenses.
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By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Ely resident Monte Robinson was celebrated at a benefit dinner and auction on Saturday at the Bristlecone Convention Center. Crowds of people showed up to show their support for Robinson, who has been … [Read more...]

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