Godon claims commission seat

The Elly Times The primary election held Tuesday resulted in some big changes, and for some no change at all. The election for some seats were a little different this year in that several candidates from the same party affiliation ran for an … [Read more...]

Human Resources Director hired

The Ely Times The White Pine County Commission recently held a meeting to interview and select a new Human Resources Director. Each candidate had an oral interview during the public meeting. In the end, Timothy Bunch was the final selection by … [Read more...]

City looking at reorganizing roles, duties

The Ely Times The Ely City Council will meet on Thursday to discuss options on ways to reorganize administration. With the recent departure of Janette Trask as City Treasurer, the city first attempted to recruit a new treasurer to replace … [Read more...]

New director has a story to tell about White Pine County

By Teri Vance  Special to The Ely Times After five years with the Carson City Culture and Tourism Authority, Kyle Horvath has announced he will be leaving  to take the position as tourism director of White Pine County. “The one thing I lea … [Read more...]

Barrick Gold launches autonomous haul trucks in Nevada

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Barrick Gold Corp., the largest gold mining company in the world, has started testing autonomous hauling trucks in a partnership with a neighboring mine in northeast Nevada and a Utah-based company that’s using new technology to ret … [Read more...]

Don’t leave it unsaid, talk about Alzheimers

More than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s today. However, many more are undiagnosed or wait until the disease is advanced before consulting a doctor, which can limit their options. Unfortunately, many people are often hesitant or u … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO The start of summer holidays are upon us and with that starts what has been called the 100 deadliest days of summer. From Memorial Day to Labor Day marks the time where automobile accidents increase. This is … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for May 28-June 3 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 b … [Read more...]

Candidates make stop in Ely

The Ely Times A stop in Ely earlier this week by three Republican candidates at Racks Bar and Grill was a part of a major event called Get-Out the Vote. Republican Candidates Adam Laxalt, Michael Roberson and Wesley Duncan are on a statewide tour … [Read more...]

Fisher would run state like a business

The Ely Times Jared Fisher held a last minute meet and greet at Hunter’s Cafe last Friday at noon and although it wasn’t hugely publicized, several locals still came out to listen to Fisher and ask him some hard questions related to Nev … [Read more...]