New dental hygienist in Ely

Dr. Sena’s Dental office has a new team member. Samantha Ogden-Reynoso. Samantha grew up in Ely, and graduated from White Pine County High School. Upon graduation from high school, she worked as a dental assistant and through her working … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

Fun At The McGill Pool  By Keith Gibson Finally, the last day of the dreaded school year was at hand.  We McGill boys tolerated school only because it had a recess in the morning and again in the afternoon.  Now we were free for 3 wonderful … [Read more...]

‘Discover Nevada State Parks’ day Saturday, June 10

CARSON CITY—Nevada residents and visitors are invited to “Discover Nevada State Parks” on Saturday, June 10. Park visitors will receive free day use admission and free fishing (no license required) at all of Nevada’s 23 State Parks. This statewide … [Read more...]

A View From The Past

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray A look back on news articles from thirty, fifty and seventy years ago. 1947 - The senate judiciary committee voted to report favorably on Senate Bill No. 18 which would make qualified women in every state subject to … [Read more...]

McGill Summer Kickoff

McGill swimming pool park Summer Kickoff will be this Saturday, June 3, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There will be a bounce house, watermelon eating contest, sack races and other games. The McGill pool will be official open for the … [Read more...]

Sturgeon and Bailey Junior Elks Students of the Year

Coy Joseph Sturgeon and Chelsy Lynn Bailey have been named Junior Students of the Year for 2016-2017, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Sturgeon, age 14, is the son of Mike and Kelly Sturgeon of Ely. Bailey, age 14, is the daughter of KL and  … [Read more...]

Much is happening at Nevada Department of Corrections

By Brooke Keast There is much to smile about at the Nevada Department of Corrections (NDOC).  In the past year, Governor Sandoval hired a new Director who changed the mission of the department which focuses on building stronger … [Read more...]

Is This You?

Glue I break stuff. Some things are beyond repair. Like a drinking glass that slips out my hand, lands on the edge of the kitchen counter then makes a break for it to get to the floor and scatter shards of shrapnel from the kitchen sink all the … [Read more...]

White Pine Public Museum receives new flags

On Friday, May 12, 2016, the White Pine Class Reunion Committee donated a United States flag and a Nevada State flag to the Museum, both of which were gratefully accepted by Museum Board Members. … [Read more...]

David E. Norman scholarship winners

Five graduating White Pine High School seniors became the eighteenth  recipients of the David E. Norman Scholarship Trust on Wednesday, May 10. The five scholarship winners are Toby Sturgeon, Kellen Wilkin, Michayla Shaye Cessford, Kayleen Lamb … [Read more...]