White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 5-11. 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...]

Caylor Park dedication ceremony honors former Ely police chief

  While children caroused in the playground, a park dedication ceremony was held on Sept. 3, honoring former Ely Police Chief Jack Caylor, who served the city and its residents from 1953 to 1981. The park is located in front of the freight … [Read more...]

American Legion program provides hearing aids for children

  Tears fell from the eyes of Brooke and Robert Edie as they watched daughter Julia’s face light up. She was fitted for hearing aids on March 25 in Reno, Nev., thanks to The American Legion. It was the first time the 5-year-old girl … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Aug. 29-Sept. 4. 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 … [Read more...]

Bikers gather for Bike Week, more expected this week

The first ever Cool Mountain Thunder Bike Week kicked off with maybe 100 bikers in town, congregated primarily between the Hotel Nevada and the Rio Bar when they weren’t out enjoying the nearby highways. “It was a small but still a great start for … [Read more...]

Ely’s Cool Mountain Thunder Bike Week kicks off today

Charity runs, live music and bikes to highlight 10 day event The first ever “Cool Mountain Thunder Bike Week” is set to kick off in Ely, Nev., the week of Sept. 2-11, centered at the historic Hotel Nevada and Gambling Hall, a biker friendly … [Read more...]

City council approves new EMS standby agreement for special events

The Ely City Council agreed to a new service agreement to be used by the Ely Volunteer Fire Department EMS when hired to provide standby emergency medical personnel at special events in the city, at their meeting on Aug. 25. The agenda item met with … [Read more...]

Former Police Chief to be Honored

The City of Ely will honor its former, long time police chief, Jack Caylor on Saturday at noon, when they hold a dedication ceremony and name a park near the railroad station after him. The park is located by the freight barn at the railroad; 10th … [Read more...]

Labor Day weekend events

Sept. 2: Parade, 6 p.m.  Line up at the McGill Grade School. Parade to proceed down 2nd Street. Theme: “United WE Stand”. Anyone or any groups are welcome to join in the parade. Street Dance — Starts right after the parade until 12 … [Read more...]

Nevada attorney general to visit Ely and Eureka

In November of 1968, Nevada Governor Paul Laxalt embarked on a Capital for a Day tour with members of his cabinet to identify concerns and create responsive solutions for the state. In the spirit of Governor Laxalt’s Capital for a Day tour, Attorney … [Read more...]