NV Energy Donates $50,000 to Great Basin National Park Foundation for Observatory

Special to The Ely Times One of Nevada’s most treasured parks for hiking, camping and star gazing is Great Basin National Park in Baker, Nevada. The home of Lehman Caves and aged Bristlecone pines, the area is renowned for some of the darkest and … [Read more...]

Movie Corner

The Ely Times Movie Corner is a new weekly feature in partnership with Ely’s Central Theater to provide previews for movies coming to town and movies coming out on Blu-Ray and DVD.   The Ely Central Theater will begin showing Disney … [Read more...]

Wine Walk to offer relaxing, social evening

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The new pavilion at the Renassaince Society will offer a place to sit and eat during the Wine Walk.

The Art & Wine Walk has come a long way in six years. What was once hosted under tents with relatively few artists has turned into a popular outdoor evening of food, wine, art and auctions. This year will mark the seventh year that the social … [Read more...]

RNMC donates to ICS

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(Courtesy photo) The Robinson Nevada Mining Company donates a $500 to The Awareness Foundation to help put on two Inner City Slickers camps this summer. The next upcoming Inner City Slickers camp will be held on August 12 at the Sunnyside Ranch, … [Read more...]

Barrick Donation

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(Courtesy photo) A representative from Barrick Gold hands a check over to Chris Ricci of the White Pine Senior Center. Barrick Gold’s donation will help continue to fund the Senior Center’s meal programs. … [Read more...]

Fourth of July celebration was a great way to bring people to Ely

By John Lampros RSVP Representative The July Fourth reunions and festivities ended, and I understand it was very successful. I think it is always to nice seeing people who were born here, come back and visit with each other and their old … [Read more...]

Is This You? Resiliency

Recently a tragic event happened to my niece and her family.  Their house burned down.  They are all fine, but they lost everything that was in their house.  She encapsulated the event by telling me that she felt like a non-person.  She said that a … [Read more...]

Wedding Announcement

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(Courtesy photo) Derek and Lori Williams along with MaKenley Trujillo of Ely are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of Justine Williams to Adam Strouse, the son of John and Melissa Strouse also of Ely. The wedding will take place on July 18 … [Read more...]

New doctor arrives at hospital

“William Bee Ririe Hospital and Rural Health Clinic is pleased to announce the newest addition to our medical staff, Dr. Lawrence Gardner, M.D., General Surgeon.  Dr. Gardner comes to us from Henderson, NV, where he has spent the last 8 years … [Read more...]

Wopschall Wins Award


(Garrett Estrada photo) Geraldine Wopschall was presented the Dean Heller Award for her volunteer work at the RSVP Awards Ceremony inside the Prospector this past Monday. … [Read more...]