Farmers Market at McGill Elementary

On October 27, the students of McGill Elementary got the opportunity to “shop” for fresh produce at their own Farmers Market put together by Chartwells, the districts food service program director, and White Pine’s Fresh Fruit & Vegetable … [Read more...]

Ely Art Bank and Community Mercantile to host event

The Garnet Mercantile will host a Vendor Event, Saturday, Nov. 12 from 9 am to 5 pm. Vendors for all types of merchandise will be represented including Scentsy, Norwex, Perfectly Posh, LuLaRoe, Clever Container, Jamberry, Legtging Army, Chloe & … [Read more...]

Local volunteers to collect 115 shoebox gifts for children in need

Grace Foursqure Church in Ely will serve as a drop-off location for the Samaritan’s Purse project Operation Christmas Child—the world’s largest Christmas project of its kind. During National Collection Week, Nov. 14 – 21, Ely residents will donate … [Read more...]

RPEN meeting at county library

White Pine RPEN meeting Nov. 14 at 1:30 p.m., White Pine County Library. Mt. Wheeler Power Assistant General Manager Kevin Robison and Christina Sawyer will present a discussion program on Mt. Wheeler’s energy power to the community and its … [Read more...]

BLM Ely District office has Christmas tree-cutting permits for sale

The Bureau of Land Management, Ely District Office has begun selling permits for Christmas trees and has extended a program to give free Christmas tree permits to fourth graders. Christmas tree permits are $3 per tree plus a $1 road maintenance … [Read more...]

SVHS Student of the Month

Courtesy photo The staff of SVHS is proud to announce the student of the month for October 2016, Marshall Kody Douglass. Kody is a junior at SVHS. He is the son of Mathew Kenny Douglass. His hobbies include riding bikes, dirt bikes and 4-wheelers. … [Read more...]

Red Hat Society has fun for Halloween

The Red Hat Society Chapters Silver Belles and Silver Divas celebrated Halloween by dressing up and going to Twin Wok for lunch. As usual, they all had a good time. was had everything from a Chamber Maid, A Nun, A Care Bear and a Raggedy Ann. The … [Read more...]

Power upgrade to start Monday, Nov. 14

Power upgrade work has been scheduled at the transmitter facility on Squaw Peak on Monday, November 14.  Because of this, subscribers to White Pine Television District #1 services may experience outages on channels from Las Vegas, Salt Lake, and Reno … [Read more...]

Nevada prepaid tuition enrollment now open

Carson City—The Nevada State Treasurer’s Office announced that open enrollment for Nevada Prepaid Tuition is now available, and Nevadans who sign up before January 31, 2017 will be eligible to win a full year of college tuition.“The Nevada Prepaid … [Read more...]

Is This You? The Size of Dirt

Do you know anyone who has never traveled a dirt/graveled road? Me neither. Oh some of us know the odd person who buys a truck that is so pretty that it never gets off the oil. But for the sake of this discussion, most of us have come home after an … [Read more...]