50/50 Day fundraiser at Silver State Restaurant

Silver State Restaurant owners Don and Luanne Griffiths,  sponsors of a 50/50 Day Fundraiser for the students of Ely Learning Bridge Charter School, will hold a second 50/50 Day on July 29 from 6 a.m.-8 p.m.. A 50/50 Day is a fundraiser where the … [Read more...]

4th of July Parade Winners 2016

Parade organizers wish to thank everyone that participated and to those on the sidelines encouraging each entry. Following are the winners of each category. Commercial Float 1st Place William Bee Ririe Hospital Float. Non-commercial … [Read more...]

Bathtub races results

The great Bathtub races were held on June 25 at Cave Lake State Park. Following are the results of the races.  Non-Motorized – one person 1st Hillbilly Deluxe 3:49 2nd Pirate’s Contraband 4:55 3rd Bare Naked 6:01   Non- … [Read more...]

Ely Methodist Church wins ‘One Matters’ award

The Ely United Methodist Church is a 2016 recipient of the “One Matters” Award.  The award was presented on June 25, at the California Nevada Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church held in Burlingame, Calif. Ely UMC received this … [Read more...]

Donation of trees sought for dog shelter

Calling all dog owners and animal lovers! Freckles, Barney, Marci and Tonk are looking for donations of trees to be planted at the City's Animal Control Building to give all their friends some shade drink the "Dog Days of Summer". It's a good time to … [Read more...]

White Pine shooter places at Nationals

Allyssa Bishop compete in the USAYESS Jr. Clay Target National Championships in San Antonio, Texas, June 23-25. She shot competitively in International Trap, american Skeet, American Trap, 5 Stand and Sporting Clays. Allyssa took 2nd place in the … [Read more...]

Ely welcomes its newest beauty salon

Photo special to the Times The newest beauty salon in Ely is open for business. The Creative Touch, located at 301 Aultman St., is a full service beauty salon. They can help you with Ionic Detox, hair, gel, nails, pedis, eyelash extension and … [Read more...]

Great Basin Biker’s Corner: A ride through the hills to Lund

Due to the large number of bikers in our community, and an even larger number of bikers visiting throughout the summer, we hope to provide a weekly column describing regional rides that locals and visitors alike can explore. If you’ve taken a ride … [Read more...]

Is This You? Let’s table that

So take a look at the table where you have your meals. It could be a dining room table or a kitchen table, depends on your point of view. At our house it is just “the table.” Some households have both a kitchen and a dining room table, but I am … [Read more...]

Birthday party

Join friends and family in celebration of Lewis Sandberg's 90th birthday, July 16, from 2-4 pm. with program at 3 pm. LDS church, 900 Ave. E, Ely. No gifts please. … [Read more...]