Getting a life is not all that easy

There are things that make us so special, I’d bet we each have enough in our lives to fuel the next hit sitcom on TV. For instance,  my nose runs in the morning, his runs at dinner time. Okay, that alone might need some work to be a hit. Or, I … [Read more...]

Newlyweds to hold open house

Friends and family are invited to an open house in honor of the marriage of Ashly Michelle Medlyn, daughter of Angelia and the late Gary Medlyn, and Spencer Andrew Buhler, son of Lori and Dave Buhler. The open house will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 … [Read more...]

Couple to wed in August

Nicole Marie Hinkle, of McGill, daughter of Edward and Charlene Hinkle, and Trey Robert Kent, of Idaho, son of Wade and Michelle Woods and Jerry Kint, are happy to announce their upcoming marriage on Aug. 6 at Alphine Ponds Event Center in Meridian, … [Read more...]

Terhune named Legion commander

Bob Terhune was installed as Department Commander for the American Legion Department of Nevada in Henderson, NV on July 17. Terhune is a 30-year member of the American Legion and is a Past Commander of White Pine Post #3 and a Past Commander of … [Read more...]

Great Basin Biker’s Corner: The beauty of Utah; No helmet law

We ran a really great editorial in last week’s newspaper calling for the legalization of marijuana, which I felt was a very brave proposition   put forth by the Times’ owners in that many rural communities like ours aren’t especially … [Read more...]

Annual Pioneer Days parade held in Lund

The annual Pioneer Days parade was held in Lund last Saturday morning. The town celebrated its heritage with floats, antique cars, horses, character actors and a variety of other entertainers joining the procession through downtown. The parade was … [Read more...]

Lund celebrates Pioneer Days with a pair of rodeos

The small ranching community of Lund celebrated its annual Pioneer Days with a pair of rodeos on Friday and Saturday. The rodeos featured Bronc riding, bull riding, mutton riding for kids, calf roping and other events for both men and women. Below … [Read more...]

One pitch softball tournament raises $4,100 for high school athletics

  The WP Athletic Boosters and White Pine County School District sponsored a one pitch softball tournament put on by volunteers representing both bodies that raised $4,100. The first annual “We Ride For the Brand” one pitch 12-hour … [Read more...]

Ely Lions Club supports White Pine Children’s Art Festival

Ely Lions Club President Glenn Terry handed a $500 check to WPCAF Director Amy Sorensen, who made a presentation at a recent club lunch meeting. Sorensen said that this year's group of kids will number nearly 250 and will have the opportunity to … [Read more...]

Curiosity gene takes over

I  wonder if there is a curiosity gene. If there is I have one floating around in me like ice cubes float around in a punch bowl. Bouncing around, clanging on the sides wanting out of the bowl but oh so delicately contained by the fragile glass … [Read more...]