New gym under construction at high school

A new auxiliary gym is under construction at White Pine High School along with a new wing that will house the health sciences program, according to district superintendent Adam Young. Funding for the $3.7 million gym comes from a bond issue … [Read more...]

Group working to bring Boys & Girls Club to Ely

By Kay Lynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times The school bell rings and for many children the experience of going home to mom or dad, and after school snacks is just a dream. Many kids end up home alone or better known as a “latch-key” kid, … [Read more...]

Principal earns masters degree

Learning Bridge’s Principal Sedlacek  recently graduated from Grand Canyon University where she earned a masters degree in Administration.   Mrs Sedlacek was born and raised in Ely, where she attended Sacred Heart Elementary  and graduated from … [Read more...]

Droubay Chevrolet nominated for TIME Dealer of the Year

Droubay is one of a select group of 49 dealer nominees from across the country who will be honored at the 100th annual National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention & Exposition in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 27, 2017. The … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Oct. 17-Oct. 23. Information and spellings of names contained in the blotter are as released by the WPCSO. Information will not be withheld at the requests of persons whose names appear in the … [Read more...]

Red Ribbon campaign kicks off

The Ely Times The Ely Elks Lodge No. 1469 has partnered with the Ely Rotary Club, White Pine County School District, White Pine County Sheriff’s Office, Nevada Department of Public Safety’s Investigations and Probation Office, the District … [Read more...]

Shopko announces grand opening

By Kay-Lynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times With just weeks away, clothing racks are assembled, merchandise is in place, shelves are being stocked and the store is having it’s finishing touch’s put on it for the Grand Opening. Store … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s destroy marijuana grow

By Kirk Kern The Ely Times The White Pine County Sheriff’s Department was recently called upon by the Nevada Bureau of the FBI destroy some marijuana plants that they had confiscated from tribal lands in the county. “We were contacted by the … [Read more...]

Student recaps trip to nation’s capital

By Cameron Brazell Special to The Ely Times At the end of the school year last year I received a letter that said I was nominated to go to Washington D.C. for a National Youth Forum on National Security. We did fundraisers and so many people … [Read more...]

Halloween options o’plenty scheduled

By Kay-Lynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times Want to know where to take your Ninja Turle, Disney Princess or zombie to trick or treat this year? With so many different events going on we thought it might be helpful to have a list of all the … [Read more...]