Hays honored by RPEN

In a unanimous Resolution, Virginia “Kitty” Hays has been honored by the White Pine Chapter, Retired Public Employees of Nevada, for her many years of service to both Chapter and State organizations, as well as her efforts in promoting the welfare of … [Read more...]

Freeman-Lawrence awarded Masters Degree in education

Lisa E. Freeman-Lawrence has been awarded a Masters Degree in Education for the area of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Mrs. Lawrence graduated from White Pine High School in 1994 and received a Bachelor of Arts in History … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Nov. 14 - Nov. 20. 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...]

Law enforcement joining forces over Thanksgiving weekend

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 … [Read more...]

Local businesses burglarized

The White Pine County Sheriff’s Office have provided the following information: On November 17, 2016 the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a business located in Ely that had been broken into. The individual had forced their … [Read more...]

Medical marijuana program approved

The Ely Times This is a historic time for equal rights of Native Americans and for the Ely Shoshone Tribe. Even with a valid Nevada State medical marijuana card, Native Americans could still be prosecuted for medical or recreational marijuana … [Read more...]

Ely gets patriotic

By Kay-Lynn Roberts -McMurray The Ely Times Proud to be an American is what you would hear from anyone who participated in one or all of the Veterans Day events this past week honoring Veterans for protecting our country, and our … [Read more...]

Arrest made in stabbing case in McGill

The Ely Times On Nov. 12, at about 7:45 p.m. the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an individual who had been stabbed. The reporting party stated that the incident had occurred at a residence located in McGill. When … [Read more...]

Booths still available for Crafter’s Festival

The Great Basin Service Club announced today that there are just a few booth spaces left for the Christmas Crafters Festival set for December 3rd in the Convention Center. Local crafters had priority in securing a booth up until November 10th.  … [Read more...]

White Pine Public Museum is making changes

By The White Pine Museum During the month of October, board members and volunteers have worked many hours transforming the White Pine Public Museum and we know  that this could have not been accomplished if it was not for the generous … [Read more...]