Pony Express

Photo special to the Times/Harry Franke Carol Hunt rides her Missouri Fox Trotter for her eighth re-ride of the Pony Express last Saturday. The mail started in Sacramento, Calif., and goes through eight states to St Jo, Mo., 10 days, 24 hours a … [Read more...]

Wedding Bells

Shawn and Debra Jones are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Raven Symone Ward to Shaun Jon Hollowbreast, on June 25, 2016 in Ely. … [Read more...]

Is This You? Puddle jumping after a big rain storm

There is a phenomenon that I have experienced a few times that maybe you have, too. When you ride a motorcycle or a bike and sometimes even when driving a car, if you see something in your path ahead and if you stare at it, you will inevitably run … [Read more...]

‘Something’s Afoot’ playing on the White Pine High School stage

Special to the Times Ely community theatre patrons have a treat in store for them. “Something’s Afoot” will be playing July 6, 7, 8, 9, at 7 p.m. with a matinee on Saturday the 9th at 1 p.m. This play will delight audiences with it’s witty … [Read more...]

Pure Talent Dance and Fitness holds last recital

Photos special to the Times Pure Talent Dance and Fitness held their last annual dance recital on Saturday, May 21.  After the last performance of the night it was announced, “with heavy hearts,” that owners  Karen and Mark Mabson were closing … [Read more...]

‘Something’s Afoot’ to be performed on White Pine High School stage

Murder! Mayhem! Suspicion! Songs! Laughter! What? Yes, you’ll find it all in the murder mystery musical comedy “Something’s Afoot,” presented on the White Pine High School stage, July 6, 7, 8, and 9 at 7 p.m., with an additional matinee … [Read more...]

Is This You? Cooking Class—y

I  cook. I like to cook. I cook fairly well. Ido not cook much more than the regular stuff.  I’m not a fancy cook. So why did I find that I own nearly 60 cook books? I’m into a cleaning mode that just passed the oven and has moved onto cupboards. … [Read more...]

Theme chosen for 4th of July parade

“How Americans Shaped the Nation Through Elections” is the theme for the 2016 4th of July Parade. With this being an election year, the Great Basin Service Club thought this would be an interesting and challenging theme. Throughout history, the … [Read more...]

The IRS is not calling!

I can’t believe it!  I just am sooo amazed at how scared most folks are of hearing the name... “IRS”  Oooooh! Sends shivers down my back...not! Look, our firm deals with the IRS on a regular basis on behalf of our clients, for all kinds of … [Read more...]

Local man combines Basque heritage, growing up in Nevada, and imagination to become published author

Richard Urrizaga grew up in White Pine County, starting in kindergarten and graduating in 1968 from East Ely Grade School. He graduated in 1972 from White Pine High.  He played year round sports, even after high school, which included fast-pitch … [Read more...]