Women in faith event at theater

The Ely United Methodist Church will present a rebroadcast of a Women in Faith event from Sacramento on Nov. 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. and on Nov. 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ely Central Theater. Tickets are $25 per person and include lunch on Saturday … [Read more...]

Learning Bridge Charter School hosts Olympics for 2nd, 6th grades

By Julie Krch Learning Bridge Charter School Learning Bridge Charter School uses Core Knowledge as the school curriculum. Included in the curriculum is the study of Ancient Greece for 2nd and 6th grade. Our teachers have facilitated students’ … [Read more...]

Golden Anniversary

Courtesy photo A local couple, Bill and Carol Beager, celebrate their golden 50 year anniversary. Bill and Carol Beager 50 years ago;  The Beager’s 50 years later. You made it look easy. Happy 50th Anniversary. Love, Lisa, Monica, Angie and … [Read more...]

Frankenstein’s Monster

Courtesy photo A scene plays out from the White Pine High School Drama Club’s latest work, “5 Nights of Fright.” Pictured from left to right: Hatsheptsut (Bailey Rose), Kimber Loftus (Sangue), Frankenstein’s monster (Will Hampton), and Priscilla … [Read more...]

Charter school adds two new employees from local community

By Julie Krch Learning Bridge Charter School The first people you meet when you visit Learning Bridge Charter School are our two dedicated Administrative Assistances. Learning Bridge Charter School would like to introduce two very competent … [Read more...]

Trump Campaign Visits Ely

Mike Coster photo Donald Trump’s Nevada campaign manager Charles Munoz speaks to a small crowd of interested locals at the Prospector on Monday evening. Munoz answered questions about Trump’s positions on political issues and explained his plans … [Read more...]

Is This You? Highway bicycling

Apparently bicycling across Nevada on US Highway 50, which was dubbed The Loneliest Road in America some 29 years ago, (July 1986) in Life Magazine, gives the bicyclist a grand notch on their bicycling pants belt. Right next to the notch that marks … [Read more...]

Gonder Anniversary

Courtesy photo We are proud to announce that as of October 1, 2015, Owen and Pat Gonder have been married 50 years. We wonder if Owen knew that in April of 1963, he was fishing for his future bride when he walked outside to get in the car. He … [Read more...]

Thrift store owner loves ‘thrill of the hunt’

Cynthia Davis knows the thrill of finding a special item in a thrift store. As a self-proclaimed collector, Davis has collected everything from antiques to nostalgic items of an older Ely people might still remember. Now an owner of her own thrift … [Read more...]

Horsley Anniversary

Courtesy photo Roy and Rozena Horsley will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Oct. 23 at 7:00 p.m. in Lund at the LDS Church Cultural Hall. Music, dessert, memories and a whole lot of fun. … [Read more...]