Carson, Gardner lead primary

Campaign signs posted around Ely of the top four candidates coming out of Tuesday’s primary election.
(Garrett Estrada photo)

After all the votes were counted inside the Bristlecone Convention Center Tuesday night, four candidates moved on to have their name on the general election ballot and two saw the end of their campaign for Ely City Council. Kurt Carson finished the … [Read more...]

McGill Depot Listed in the National Register of Historic Places

The Nevada Northern Railway McGill Depot is one of less than 400 building to be added to the National Register in Nevada. 
(Courtesy photo)

CARSON CITY – The Nevada Northern Railway – McGill Depot has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The National Register is the nation’s official list of cultural resources worthy of preservation. The Nevada Northern Railway … [Read more...]

Reno to host Economic Development Conference

An ambitious, wide-ranging look at economic development across northern Nevada is expected to draw up to 500 of the region’s leaders to Reno for the Nevada Economic Development Conference Scheduled for May 19-21, it will be held at the Joe Crowley … [Read more...]

Nevada bill creating anti-bullying program passes 1st hurdle

Associated Press CARSON CITY — A Senate committee has passed a bill backed by Gov. Brian Sandoval that would implement a broad anti-bullying program throughout Nevada's school system. Lawmakers voted 6-1 on Tuesday to pass SB504, which would … [Read more...]

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for April 1-7. 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 from April 6: 

Cody S. Regusci — Unlawful use of a controlled substance, Felony. Probation revoked, sentenced to 12-34 months NDOC  and orders Defendant to serve 75 days in White Pine County Jail and gives credit for time served of 75 days. Anson Zane Heilman — … [Read more...]

Voting Correction

Located at 150 Sixth St.

The correct place to vote for the Primary Election is the Bristlecone Convention Center on Tuesday, April 7 from 7:00am to 7:00pm … [Read more...]

City of Ely: A closer look part 2

Residents of the City of Ely will be able to vote in the primary election at City Hall from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 7.
(Garrett Estrada photo)

Much has been said about Ely’s City Council and the actions they have opted to take over the past year. Some members of the community have been outspoken in their support of the council’s tackling of difficult subjects and their ability to get things … [Read more...]

Ely City Council candidates submit biographies

The April 7 primary election will let voters decide which two candidates for Ely City Council seats 2 and 4 will go on to run in the general election. The Ely Times gave each of the primary candidates the opportunity to write a short biography to let … [Read more...]

Tour and Rec board decides which events get funding

Ed Spear asks for public input on ideas for Christmas events at a special Tour and Recreation meeting on Tuesday.
(Garrett Estrada photo)

It happens every year. Representatives from different organizations go before the Tourism and Recreation board and make their pitch for a share of grant money. From the High School Rodeo Club to the Silver State Classic, each organization has to make … [Read more...]