Farmer’s Market coupons for seniors

Special to The Ely Times RSVP will be distributing this year’s Farmers’ Market coupons to seniors on July 27-29 from 11 a.m. to noon at the Senior Center (1000 Campton) and at 311 Murry St. from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you are a resident of White … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for July 15-21. 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 blotter or … [Read more...]

City sues railroad partner

The City of Ely says it is owed money from S&S Shortline from cars being stored along the 128 miles of the railroad’s track.  (Courtesy photo)

Lawsuit against S&S Shortline surprises management board As the Ely City Council prepares to vote on accepting the dismissal of the lawsuit brought forth against them by the Nevada Northern Railroad’s Management Board at its next meeting, the … [Read more...]

Attempted murder suspect Delgrande arrested in Utah Sunday

By Garrett Estrada and Scott Henriod Ely Times Staff Writer and White Pine County Sheriff’s Office  The White Pine County Sheriff’s Office was notified that Benjamin B. Delgrande, 35, of Ely was arrested in Ephraim Utah on July 12. The … [Read more...]

Dropped lawsuit against city called an ‘unfortunate distraction’ by railroad board

After a long and drawn out battle with the City of Ely and the Railroad Board of Trustees, the White Pine Historical Railroad Foundation’s Management Board have decided that enough is enough is enough and it is time to break new ground with a new … [Read more...]

Forest service encourages locals to visit camp grounds

Picnic tables sit ready and waiting for campers at Timber Creek (Courtesy photos)

Despite being stuck in the middle of a desert state, the National Forest Service, Ely district encompasses over one million acres of land. That type of space is as big as some national parks. Martina Barnes, the Acting District Ranger for Ely Ranger … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for July 8-14. 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 blotter or … [Read more...]

Court Sentences for July 13:

Alex Reid Stinnett — Transporting a controlled substance, marijuana, felony. Sentenced to 12-36 months NDOC with credit for time served. Probation transferred to California. Dustin James Lutze — Possession of a dangerous drug without a … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Office looking for suspect in ‘related’ burglaries

(WPC Sheriff’s Office)
A surveillance camera from Chris’s Service captured this image of the burglary suspect that the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for.

By Scott Henriod White Pine County Sheriff’s Office On June 25, the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a burglary that had occurred at Chris’s Service located at 1715 Ave E. in Ely. Deputies reported that the suspect had … [Read more...]

Guinn Center releases policy brief on implementation of Nevada K-12 education initiatives

Special to The Ely Times LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Legislature and Governor Brian Sandoval took bold steps during the 2015 Legislative session to make targeted investments to improve student achievement. Three of the major initiatives approved … [Read more...]