Fundraisers planned for Candyce Humphries

Candyce Humphries was diagnosed with epilepsy at the age of four. At the end of her fifth grade year she was able to wean off her medication, and luckily stayed seizure free since. Candyce has been running track since her sixth grade year. She has … [Read more...]

Silver State Restaurant holding MS fundraiser for Team Heidy

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray A fundraiser will be held at the Silver State Restaurant this Saturday and Sunday for “Team Heidy”. Who is Heidy you ask? Well, many of you have probably already know her, or maybe you know her face, but not her … [Read more...]

Grand opening of Nevada Art Exhibit

The Ely Art Bank will host an open house on April, 10 am to 5 pm,1 for its art exhibit featuring the Wally Cuchine Nevada Art collection. Wally Cuchine is a former resident of Ely/manager of the Bristlecone Convention Center. His art collection is … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge school recognizes Music in our Schools Month

The beginning band performed at the Care Center.  White Pine High School Band and  the Learning Bridgeś advance band combined their talents for a rehearsal. Learning Bridge and Core Knowledge believes that a   music program should not be a … [Read more...]

Giving students the skills they need for life after high school

By Julie Gonzales WPCSD STEM Coach What is STEM and what exactly does a STEM coach do?  These are two questions I have had to find answers for myself as the STEM coach at White Pine High School and honestly, I am learning more about these two … [Read more...]

Boys & Girls Club Donation

Courtesy photo The Boys and Girls Club received a $300.00 donation from D&D Financial. This puts the Boys and Girls Clubs fundraising efforts at a total of $77,000 dollars raised.Pictured Debbie Ashby, DeeDee Sandoval and Gretchen Derbidge … [Read more...]

Children’s Community Theater starts tonight at Ely UMC

The third production of Ely Children’s Community Theater will open this Friday night March 31, 2017 at 6:30pm.  The cast will be performing Into the Woods, Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim,  Book by James Lapine, originally directed on Broadway … [Read more...]

Is This You? See How Far

I can see for miles and miles and miles in my neck of the woods. Well I don’t really live in the woods. If I did I wouldn’t be able to see all those miles. On very clear days I can see three and sometimes four mountain ranges in the distance. It’s an … [Read more...]

Pool Passes

The Ely Elks Lodge recently awarded the fifth grade class at Learning Bridge Charter School, taught by Ms. Groves, pool passes for the aquatic center in Ely. The following students all participated in the Red Ribbon competition for the Elks Drug … [Read more...]

Elk Elks install 2017-2018 officers

As the nation’s capital is celebrating the Cherry Blossom Festival, members, families and guests recently celebrated the Installation of Officers at Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Outgoing Exalted Ruler Gayle Bartlett expressed her gratitude and … [Read more...]