Eureka Opera House presents Portable Masterpieces

Before the internet, before television, there was radio. And before radio, was Vaudeville. The small orchestras of radio shows and vaudeville stages performed music from the golden days of steamer trunks, wicker chairs, potted palms, and all-night … [Read more...]

War Memorial Dedication

The White Pine War Memorial Foundation made this Fourth of July truly extraordinary while bringing back life to the park that once used to be the happening spot. Their focus, was to honor Veterans. Who thought of this? How did it come … [Read more...]

Cracraft finalist for teaching award

White Pine County School District is extremely proud and honored to announce that one of our teachers, Mrs. Cathi Cracraft, is a finalist for the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics Teaching. This award is the nation’s … [Read more...]

Hall of Famer the ‘Don’ Matthews remembered

Special to the Times They called him the “Don”. Don Matthews, was a larger-than-life character with a sharp wit who thrived in the spotlight, with his no-nonsense style. The Hall of Famer, who died Wednesday at the age of 77, was one of the most … [Read more...]

Cherry Creek Depot dedicated to Dean Stubbs

A Station Master Dedication was held in honor of Dean Stubbs this past Sunday.  When the Nevada Northern Railroad closed in 1983, the Cherry Creek Depot closed its ticket book for the last time. The right-of-way had been purchased by Los Angeles … [Read more...]

Boys & Girls Club Donation

Courtesy photo Wheeler Machinery presented a $2,000 dollar check to the Boys and Girls Club. Several of the Wheeler Machinery staff, Scott Laity, Bret Porter, Tara Harmon and Leon Ernest are pictured with Mike Wheable, the children at the Boys and … [Read more...]

Elks donate to Odgers

Courtesy photo/KEN CURTO Ely Elks Lodge #1469 donated $500 to Catherine Odgers recently for her trip to Guthrie, OK. July 4-9 of this year. Catherine will be competing for the title of Miss National Little Britches at the National Little Britches … [Read more...]

Library Happenings

White Pine County Library has had a lot of awesome things going on:  April 8th, 2017 we held our Annual Poetry workshop and Contest.  We had over 20 participants which made a tough decision for our judges; Don Allison, Tammy Bybee, and John … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

 McGill’s  Flag Pole By Keith Gibson The summer of 1944 had just began when a small group of  McGill boys, decided to climb up to the flag pole on the peak.  We were all about 9 years old and full of that “stuff” and vinegar, so off we went.  … [Read more...]

Upcoming Wedding

Courtesy photo Scott and Kaylene McVicars are excited to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter Clarissa Leola to Michael David Hermansen, son of Bret and Cricket Hermansen. The happy couple will exchange wedding vows on … [Read more...]