Is This You?

Have You Seen My Sunglasses The sun drives me crazy. My skin comes from a long line of glow in the dark, light skinned, nearly see through Europeans. The kind of people that might have been used to light up the stage for Vaudeville players. Yes, … [Read more...]

Fallon miners memorial still searching for names

The Fallen Miners Memorial will be dedicated in August 2018.  If you know of a Fallen Miner please contact Mary Sorensen or send her an email at … [Read more...]

Adopt-A-Highway program

The Department of Transportation welcomes another group to the Adopt-A-Highway Program. We are proud to have the “Friends and Family of Andy Ferguson” join our program in the Baker area. Carol Ferguson inquired about the section of SR 488 in Bak … [Read more...]

Keith’s Corner

Helldorado  Band Contest  By Keith Gibson The WPHS marching band in the early 1950s consisted of roughly one fourth of the entire student body We were about 100 strong. The band had been honored for many years as one of the finest in the U … [Read more...]

Teacher of the Month

Ms. Sharon Groves is the May teacher of the Month for Learning Bridge Charter School. We are grateful for her diligence raising the bar for academic excellence in 5th grade. We have Ms. Groves to thank for our year book this year. … [Read more...]

Notice to camera buffs

White Pine Public Museum invites all camera buffs to participate in our August 2018 Photo Exhibit. This year’s theme: “White Pine County, Wild Frontier”, open to your artistic interpretation such as wildlife, landscape, portraits, etc. Start tak … [Read more...]

Partners for Sacred Places facilitates community workshop

Brick by brick. That’s how the historic Ely LDS Stake Tabernacle was built. Church members purchased individual bricks, eventually raising the funds for construction, which was completed in 1927. These stories were recounted April 30 and May 1 at a c … [Read more...]

Airport working hard for the Ely Air Races coming in June

The Ely Airport has been working really hard to get the facility prepared for the Ely Air Races coming up in less than a month.  A recent project was updating the lettering for the Yelland Field Airport signage. Noah Walker from the White Pine … [Read more...]

Is This You?

 Eyes and Toenails A retiree has options for after lunch. One may be to go another round of golf. Another could be a bit of shopping and strolling down the avenue just window gazing. Of course on those rare occasions when the mood strikes maybe … [Read more...]

Casarez and Blow April Ely Elks Students of the Month

Andrew Joseph Scott Casarez and Alysa Nicole Blow have been named Students of the Month for April, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Casarez, age 14, is the son of Shannon and Chris Casarez of Ely. Blow, age 14, is the daughter of Jeffery and … [Read more...]