Water shutoff could displace hundreds

The Ely Times Since 2015, the Ely City Council began efforts to have businesses install backflow prevention devices at their place of business and with a few businesses left who have not taken those steps to install the device, the council had to … [Read more...]

Fair, horse races on tap

The Ely Times  The White Pine County Horse Races and Fair returns this weekend, with craft displays, heaps of cotton candy, sno cones, barns full of animals that non-farmers rarely get to see, and probably the most intense part of the weekend, the … [Read more...]

City, county plan meeting about national program

Special to The Ely Times Matt Moore, deputy director of the Governor’s Office on Economic Development, will be presenting the Main Street American program details to a joint meeting of the White Pine County Board of Commissioners and Ely City C … [Read more...]

Moore sisters find time to raise steers for fair

The Ely Times On a ranch 25 miles east of Ely, the Moore family has raised their family with the traditional ranch family values of hard working ethics, being responsible and the 4-H motto of “learn by doing.” Parents Lance and Nicole Moore hav … [Read more...]

Fire restrictions in place for Cave Lake State Park and Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park

ELY, NV – The Nevada Division of State Parks announced today that added fire restrictions, effective August 13, 2018, are being implemented within Cave Lake and Ward Charcoal Ovens State Parks due to the high potential for wildfire. The following a … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for August 6-August 12 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...]

CDC: over 100 measles cases this year in 21 states

Associated Press The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have confirmed over 100 cases of measles in the United States so far in 2018, and some of those were in North Carolina. According to the CDC, 107 people in 21 states had the … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO In this Sheriff’s Corner I would like to take the opportunity to congratulate Deputy Paul Bath and Deputy George Head on their recent graduation from Peace Officers Standards and Training Category III A … [Read more...]

BLM Competiive Sale

ELY, Nev. – The Bureau of Land Management Ely District Office proposes a competitive sale of nine parcels of public land totaling 296.09 acres located in Lincoln County, Nevada.  The BLM will accept written comments on the proposal during a 45-day pu … [Read more...]

Fire chief hire needs time to address situation

The Ely Times The White Pine County Fire Commission meeting that was held earlier this week held several agenda items, one of which included the acceptance of a donation from Nye County Commission of a 2005 Kenworth Fire Water Tender via the Lund … [Read more...]