Eureka law enforcement to crack down on speeders

On Sept. 14, the Eureka County Sheriff’s Office will emphasize patrols on US Highway 50, State Route 278, State Route 306, State Route 766 and Interstate 80 to reduce speeding. This effort is funded in part through a grant from the Nevada Office of … [Read more...]

Happy 50th Anniversary

Photos special to the Times Edmund and Carolyn Shurtleff will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Sept. 27, 1966, and later sealed their marriage in the Manti Temple on March 22, 2012. They raised eight sons together … [Read more...]

Baby Beauty Bathing Contest

Times Photo/TERESA STEWART The Baby Beauty Bathing Contest was held this past Saturday at McGill’s Annual Big Splash Event. Judges Christina Sandoval, Angela McVicars and Teresa Stewart had a tough decision with over 10 contestants competing. In … [Read more...]

RPEN meeting scheduled for Monday

White Pine Chapter RPEN’s first meeting since completion of the expansion project at the White Pine County Library, will be Sept. 12 at 1:30 p.m. Installation of incoming officers for the 2016-2018 term, chapter by-law changes and yearly meetings … [Read more...]

Meeting to discuss Internet along Hwy. 50

The public is invited by Connect Nevada and the Governor’s Office of Science and Innovation to attend a meeting on Sept. 13 to discuss the challenges and future of high speed Internet along Highway 50. They will have both wholesale and last mile … [Read more...]

Prospector to pay for veteran plots

Photo special to the Times Mayor Melody Van Camp and city council members recognized the Prospector Hotel for giving a generous contribution to veterans’ families. The owner of the Prospector, Jason Woyward, will be donating the cost of opening … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge Charter School Band practices for McGill Labor Day Parade

Photo special to the Times The Learning Bridge Charter School Band is shown practicing for McGill’s Labor Day parade.  The parade will begin at 6 p.m. tonight. The band is under the direction of Cal Henley. … [Read more...]

Walking Across America

Times photo/MARTY BACHMAN Sunnie Boggs, pictured above about 10 miles west of Ely last Sunday, and her father, Gary Buchanan, are walking coast-to-coast along US Route 50 to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. … [Read more...]

Summer reading program deemed a ‘success’

Times photo/McKenna Barney The White Pine County Library summer reading program, On your mark, get set... read!, and the 11&Up Club, sponsored by KGHM, was a big success this summer, according to library officials. The children enjoyed all … [Read more...]

Biker’s Corner: Planning a major bike event

  I took a ride out to Eureka last Sunday to try and make arrangements for a Sunday morning bike run that will be part of the upcoming Cool Mountain Thunder Bike Week that will be happening for the next 10 days here in Ely. It was a much … [Read more...]