Relay for Life

Courtesy photo/MATTHEW FOOR, AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY Engine 40 drove by during opening ceremonies blowing purple smoke just for the event. … [Read more...]

Ely Lions Donation

Ely Lions makes donation to White Pine Children’s Art Festival The Ely Lions is proud to promote the White Pine Children’s Art Festival and make a $500 donation to support scholarships for children to take art classes during the event. Make … [Read more...]

Elks donation to Boys and Girls Club

Ely Elks Lodge #1469 donated $500 to the Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadows recently. The Boys and Girls Club serves White Pine County and features many activities for youth at the Middle School and the Elks Lodge supports the Club’s activities … [Read more...]

Great Basin College Dean’s List

Great Basin College has released the Dean’s List of the Ely Center students for the spring semester. Students with a declared major, a 3.5-4.0 grade point average, and confirmed enrollment in 12 or more credits are acknowledged. Those students … [Read more...]

Ely Elks Law Enforcement Appreciation Night

Ely Elks Lodge #1469 will again honor all active duty and retired law enforcement officers with a salute to law enforcement in White Pine County and the State of Nevada. The law enforcement appreciation night will be on Friday, July 21, 2017 at the … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

The Mill Fire in McGill - 1922 By Keith Gibson It had been a typical warm and windy McGill day on that fateful July 9, 1922.   Most McGill folks were at the Sunday dinner table when the fire whistle at the power house started blaring at  6 … [Read more...]

Art & Wine Walk July 22

Ely Renaissance Society’s 8th Annual Art & Wine Walk Enjoy local ethnic sips and tastes at the 8th Annual Art & wine walk at the Renaissance Village located at 400 Ely St., on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Ethnic houses will open at 5:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

Is This You?

The Follower There is something following me around inside of my house. It’s my stationary bike. I leave it in a room where I think it will be the perfect place for me to ride my uh, you-know-what into tiny-hood. Then after some time that place … [Read more...]

Indiana Bones

Go on an adventure with Indiana Bones, July 20, 5:00 p.m. at the White Pine County Library conference room, free for all ages. Funded by Library Services and Technology Act Fund. … [Read more...]

Ruth – A Glance At The Past

STRIKES COME TO THE MINE By Mary Sorenson On October 14, 1912 the call for a general strike in the Robinson district came from Moyer a union boss, signed by local leaders. The picket lines were effective enough by Tuesday morning to prevent … [Read more...]