Touring children’s theater group brings Jungle Book to Ely

The Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT), the nation’s largest touring children’s theatre, arrives in Ely on June 8 for the Jungle Book with a set, lights, costumes, props and make-up, everything it takes to put on a play…except the cast. The team holds … [Read more...]

Is This You? Hominy and Artichokes

Would you believe that I had never tasted sour cream until I was 21? Really.  I was under the notion that sour cream was just that, sour, cream. Why would anyone want to slather a nice baked potato with some disgusting blob of a sour emulsion? Yuck. … [Read more...]

Diamond Mountain FFA Chapter hosts spring banquet

6-5 FFA Spring Banquet1

The local FFA chapter hosted their annual spring banquet on May 21. The evening began with an invocation and lasagna dinner followed by an inspirational speech concerning the “ripple effect” by previous State Vice President Lewis Mendive. Multiple … [Read more...]

Elks names junior students of the year

By Ken Curto Ely Elks Lodge Shamryn Bruce Brewster and Leslie  Marie O'Brien have been named Junior Students of the Year for 2014-2015, according to Ely Elks Lodge. Brewster, age 13, is the son of Todd and LaRa Brewster of Ely. O'Brien, age 13, … [Read more...]

Mine donates to Art Festival

Childrens Art donation

Garrett Estrada photo Kim Kammerer, Manager of Human Resources for Robinson Nevada Mining Company shakes hands with Amy Sorenson after donating a check for $3,200 to the Children’s Art festival outside of White Pine High School. Sorenson, pictured … [Read more...]

Miller award goes to WPHS senior

Alexandra Harmon has been awarded the Thomas W. Miller award, according to White Pine Post 3 American Legion. Harmon will be graduating with the Class of 2015 at White Pine High School. The Thomas W. Miller award, named after a Nevadan who was one of … [Read more...]

RPEN meeting to update reunion plans

RPEN will meet at 1:30 pm at the White Pine County Library on June 8. Lorraine Clark will update the Kennecott Reunion plans. White Pine Chapter urges members and guests to attend. … [Read more...]

Ficitious Firm Names

Ficitious firm names/DBAs filed during the months of April and May: Photos by Willadine, Willadine Polk, April 29. D.K. Carling Traindy’s, Donna K. Jones, April 30. White River Gymkhana Assoc., Robert Lee Mason, May 1. S. Rick … [Read more...]

Marriage & Divorces

Robert Grant Wilkins of Sacramento, CA and Mindi Lynette Lindsay of Las Vegas, May 1. Kearney Brands of Ely and Keva Harrison of Ruth, May 6. Adam John Strouse and Justine Mallory Williams, both of Ely, May 15. Elijah Denton and Bethany … [Read more...]

New Beauty Bar offers high quality service, products

The Beauty Bar staff from left to right: Kanisha Taylor, Jenny Dawson, owner Bonnie Noel and Bobbi Barela. 
(Garrett Estrada photo)

Take one step into the latest beauty salon in Ely and it’s easy to see that owner Bonnie Noel made a lot of changes to the space. Located at 301 Aultman Street, The Beauty Bar boasts a bright pink and black aesthetic that is indicative of Noel’s … [Read more...]