Early Days of Mining

Courtesy photo On Friday, March 23rd, local historian Mary Sorenson will be presenting a lecture on the early days of mining in White Pine County. Some of the topics to be discussed are the start of the Liberty Pit, Kimberly, mysterious deaths … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge holds 2018 Science Fair

Learning Bridge held their 2018 Science Fair last week. Grand Champions were as follows: K-2 Fay Saunders and Reserve Champion Stetson Noyes. 3rd-5th grade Grand Champion is Hazel Williams, Reserve Champion, Jed Rajala. 6th - 8th grade … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

Time To Get Our Ears Lowered By Keith Gibson Growing up as a boy in McGill during the 1940s was a whole lot different than the present.  Simple things were the rule of the day.  There was no TV or R & R to stifle our young brains.  Eve … [Read more...]

Is This You?

Going www-less I have just found the coolest button on my computer. Okay so I didn’t just find it. I knew it was there but I haven’t used it as much as I should. It’s the off button. When was the last time you used the off button on your computer? … [Read more...]

Evah’s restaurant serving up lunch at Learning Bridge

It is a family affair when the Bybee family, owners of the Copper Queen/Ramada and Evah’s Restaurant get to come out and serve lunch at the Learning Bridge Charter School. Brothers, Shane and Mark Bybee helped serve,and their father Burrelll Bybee a … [Read more...]

Magic Carpet Preschool does Turkey Vulture Stretch 5k

Submitted by Natalie Orton On Saturday March 17, 2018, some of Magic Carpet Preschool’s students, family and board members participated in Ely Outdoor Enthusiast’s Turkey Vulture Stretch 5k. There was a fresh blanket of snow, it was a balmy thi … [Read more...]

Ely Children’s Theater to perform ‘Cats’

The Ely Children’s Theater presents Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “CATS” beginning Friday, March 16, 6:30 p.m. at the Ely United Methodist Church location, 1100 South Pioche Highway. The play’s cast of talented felines will also be on stage Saturday, March … [Read more...]

Donkey basketball returns to Ely

Donkey Basketball returns to Ely next week at the White Pine County High School. The event is scheduled for March 22, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Student teams and school district staff and members from the community have also formed teams. The class of … [Read more...]

Lions Help Cats

Courtesy photo The Ely Lions made a donation to the production of Cats, presented by the UMC Ely Children’s Community Theater. The Ely Lions fulfills their motto of “We Serve” by supporting local talent as they improve their confidence and skill … [Read more...]

VFW to have St. Patrick’s dinner

James Jewell  VFW Post #3547 will celebrate St. Patrick’s day with a corn beef and cabbage dinner at the post on Saturday, March 17th. The dinner starts at 4:00 pm and donations will be accepted for the dinner and the bar that evening. Come on o … [Read more...]