In person absentee voting has begun

Absentee Voting, formerly known as Early Voting has already begun. This is available at Ely City Hall located at 480 Campton Street until Friday, June 2, 2017 at 5:00p.m. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8:00-5:00p.m. … [Read more...]

Law enforcement teaming up

The Nevada Highway Patrol is teaming up with Winnemucca and West Wendover Police Departments, Humboldt, Lander, Elko, and White Pine County Sheriff’s Departments to educate motorists on seatbelt usage. The Click it or Ticket campaign runs from May … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for May 8 - May 14 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...]

Captain’s Corner

Submitted by Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO Continuing with the same format as last week’s article I would like to high light another mystery that has occurred in our county. This one occurred May 7, 2000. The Sheriff’s Office received a report of … [Read more...]

Second town hall addresses veteran’s needs

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times A second Veteran’s Town Hall meeting was held this past Monday at the Convention Center. While there was definitely more seating, and the usage of a microphone so everyone could hear, it appeared … [Read more...]

Public gets sneak peak at potential new courthouse

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times The County Commission held a special meeting last Wednesday to give the public a presentation on the proposed secure courthouse facility and jail. Several handouts were given out that provided a … [Read more...]

Drug court has become big success

By Judge Gary D. Fairman Special to The Ely Times The White Pine County Drug Court started in 2005 and in Lincoln County in 2013 in the Seventh Judicial District Courts. District Court Judges Steve L. Dobrescu and Gary D. Fairman preside over … [Read more...]

Bainbridge arrested on several charges

On May 2, 2017 officers reported that they arrested Russell L. Bainbridge age 26 of Ely on an Ely Municipal Court warrant. During his arrest he was found to be in possession of several checks that were no affiliated with him. Officer contacted the … [Read more...]

Captain’s Corner

Submitted by Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO Murder mystery television programs seems to very popular with the viewing public. As you scan the channels on your television network you can always find one or two. As a police officer for thirty years … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for May 1 - May 2 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...]