Stewart and Gledhill February Elks Students of the Month

Samuel Levi Stewart and DanYell BreeAnna Gledhill have been named Students of the Month for February, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Stewart, age 17, is the son of Lelsy and Darin Stewart of Ely. Gledhill, age 17, is the daughter of Jody … [Read more...]

Speakman-Watt and Monroe February Junior Elks students

Anna Elizabeth Speakman-Watt and Allyssa Darielle Monroe have been named Junior Students of the Month for February, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Speakman-Watt, age 13, is the daughter of Elizabeth Speakman and John Watt of Ely.  Monroe, age … [Read more...]

Ely Rotary fishing derby has record breaking turnout

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Rotary Fishing Derby was a huge success this past weekend with 739 entries, making this years event a record breaking event. Twenty three tagged fish we’re caught, and $100 dollars was paid for each one. A … [Read more...]

Bristlecone Birkebeiner cross-country ski race has another successful year

The Ely Outdoor Enthusiasts held their fourth annual Bristlecone Birkebeiner on Saturday, January 21st.  The Bristlecone Birkebeiner is a cross-country ski race for all ages that was originally held in Ely at Ward Mountain Recreation Area … [Read more...]

District Hoop Shoot Champions

The Elks are pleased to announce the 45th annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest.  Two boys and three girls, ages 8 to 13 won the second round of competition in the Elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest at Austin, Nevada on January 28 and have been … [Read more...]

Is This You? Memory Lane

Memories make up our day to day lives. Remembering a look of great thanks you get from someone you give a buck to, or the beauty of pogo nip that makes you hold your breath so it doesn’t melt as you get up real close to a winter beaten flower stem to … [Read more...]

Luke Finicum and Karlee Cue January Students of the Month

Luke D. Finicum and Karlee Cue  have been named Students of the Month for January, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Finicum, age  14, is the son of Jody and Wendy Finicum  of Ely. Cue, age 13, is the daughter of Linda and Lee Cue of … [Read more...]

Celebrating Chinese New Year

2017 Chinese New Year celebrated at Learning Bridge Charter School. Students, parents and volunteers took part in the celebration of “The Year of the Rooster”. Student’s rotated through ten stations as they participated in various activities having … [Read more...]

Ely Elks Lodge initiates three new members

The Ely Elks Lodge initiated three local women into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on January 26. The new members are Edith Vargas Maley, Karen Dougherty and Patti Gonzales and they were initiated by the officers of Ely … [Read more...]

Jamie Wines makes Dean’s List

Jamie Wines, a 2016 White Pine graduate, was placed on the Dean’s List at the University of Montana Western for the fall semester.  In order to receive this honor, a student must be enrolled full time and maintain at least a 3.3 grade point average.  … [Read more...]