Horseman’s Association plans all-breed horse shows for 2017

NENHA is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing a fun, family friendly environment in which to show horses. The club offers four or more all-breed horse shows each year including classes for all ages in Halter, Showmanship, English and … [Read more...]

Nevada’s first New Years Eve dance

By Dennis Cassinelli        Nevada Gold was first discovered in 1849 by Abner Blackburn and several other placer miners at the mouth of Gold Canyon where it empties into the Carson River at Dayton. Shortly after the discovery, an influx of … [Read more...]

Is This You – Leftovers

Bet you are thinking this is going to be about what to do with leftover turkey, ham, sweet potatoes and that oh so smooth chiffon punkin’ cheese cake. But although we could create a pile of talk about the mountains of extra luscious holiday green … [Read more...]

It’s time for the Fireman’s Ball

Get out of the house, get dressed up, enjoy some great company and ring in the New Year with the Ely Volunteer Fire Department. They will be hosting the 109th annual Ely Volunteer Fire Department’s New Years Eve Ball that will take place inside the … [Read more...]

Almost 300 attend annual Christmas dinner

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The White Pine Ministerial Association held their annual Christmas Dinner that fed close to 300 people here in Ely this last weekend. The crowd varied from children, young adults, to senior citizens gathering to receive … [Read more...]

Ely Rotary Club Donation

Courtesy photo The Ely Rotary Club President, Jay Derbidge presented, Kevin Robinson, Assistant General Manager with Mt. Wheeler Power a check for $1,200 dollars for the Santa’s Elves program. … [Read more...]

Christmas Eve carols at St. Bartholomew

St. Bartholomew Episcopal Church will offer Carols and Eucharist, Saturday, Christmas Eve, December 24, 2016; starting at 5:00 pm.Christmas Day, Sunday, will be at 10:00 am. Come join us! … [Read more...]

Literacy rules in White Pine County

White Pine County School District, State Farm Insurance, and White Pine County Library are teaming up to promote literacy in our community. A Book in Every Hand drive begins January 5, 2017. Our goal is to provide children, ages birth to eight, with … [Read more...]

Nevada Northern Railway’s Fireworks Express a pyrotechnic display unlike any other

Where can you see fireworks shot off a moving steam-powered train? Only in Ely! This annual train is generally a sell-out and offers ‘front row’ seats to the fireworks that are shot off of the back of the moving train. The event is held, Jan. … [Read more...]

Beard and Bailey December Junior Elks Students

Taytem Beard and Chelsy Lynn Bailey have been named Junior Students of the Monthfor December, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Beard, age 14, is the daughter of Nicole and Adam Caldwell of Ely.  Bailey, age 14, is the daughter of KL and Keva … [Read more...]