Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: This letter is in regards to the local Animal Control Officer, Bobby Armijo. He is an asset to the community of White Pine County. His professionalism was exceptional in handling a difficult situation that my family and I … [Read more...]

Shellbourne Re-riders hit the trail again

The Schellbourne Re-Riders (Pony Express re-anactors) have had another great year, according to organizers. They had some great riders and friends join them from Pahrump: Jim and Mary Hannah, Jimmy Hannah, Jasmine Kern, Douglas Shaw, George Veliz, … [Read more...]

Book signing at library

White Pine County Library will be holding a book signing with local author Gretchen Baker, aka C.A. Cox, who has just released her new book, “An Un-Conventional Murder”. In this story, Dr. Elena Jackson, cave biologist, is attending the National … [Read more...]

Balancing acts that you hope fail

I just saw a video where three people took turns balancing on balls, drinking glasses, and each other. I have balance. I can walk along the edges of the railroad ties that are used to outline where our lawn stops and the non-grass ground begins. … [Read more...]

50/50 Day fundraiser at Silver State Restaurant

Silver State Restaurant owners Don and Luanne Griffiths,  sponsors of a 50/50 Day Fundraiser for the students of Ely Learning Bridge Charter School, will hold a second 50/50 Day on July 29 from 6 a.m.-8 p.m.. A 50/50 Day is a fundraiser where the … [Read more...]

4th of July Parade Winners 2016

Parade organizers wish to thank everyone that participated and to those on the sidelines encouraging each entry. Following are the winners of each category. Commercial Float 1st Place William Bee Ririe Hospital Float. Non-commercial … [Read more...]

Bathtub races results

The great Bathtub races were held on June 25 at Cave Lake State Park. Following are the results of the races.  Non-Motorized – one person 1st Hillbilly Deluxe 3:49 2nd Pirate’s Contraband 4:55 3rd Bare Naked 6:01   Non- … [Read more...]

Ely Methodist Church wins ‘One Matters’ award

The Ely United Methodist Church is a 2016 recipient of the “One Matters” Award.  The award was presented on June 25, at the California Nevada Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church held in Burlingame, Calif. Ely UMC received this … [Read more...]

Donation of trees sought for dog shelter

Calling all dog owners and animal lovers! Freckles, Barney, Marci and Tonk are looking for donations of trees to be planted at the City's Animal Control Building to give all their friends some shade drink the "Dog Days of Summer". It's a good time to … [Read more...]

White Pine shooter places at Nationals

Allyssa Bishop compete in the USAYESS Jr. Clay Target National Championships in San Antonio, Texas, June 23-25. She shot competitively in International Trap, american Skeet, American Trap, 5 Stand and Sporting Clays. Allyssa took 2nd place in the … [Read more...]