Rural counties made impact on state-wide elections

By Thomas Mitchell Special to The Ely Times It may have been a Republican rout across Nevada,  but it was voters in rural counties who turned out in greater numbers and helped turn the state Republican red. While turnout in Clark County, … [Read more...]

American Legion graduates local member

INDIANAPOLIS — They came here from nearly every state not knowing what to expect.  They were challenged from the beginning to demonstrate creativity, leadership and innovation. They are the 57 members of The American Legion College class of 2014, … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Oct. 29-Nov. 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...]

Volunteers help seniors stay warm

A group of volunteers stand in front of the 20 chords of wood that was split into firewood for seniors in need on Oct. 23. (Garret Estrada photo)

White Pine senior citizens who struggle to afford firewood to stay warm in Ely’s harsh winters have an early Christmas present coming thanks to the efforts of a group of volunteers. After several months of organizing, 20 cords of wood were split by … [Read more...]

Know where to vote on election day

With the general election on Nov. 4, there are only a few more opportunities to get out and vote early. Voting, which has been running since Oct. 18, will officially close on Friday, Oct. 31 at 6 p.m. at the County Clerk’s office. After that, White … [Read more...]

Locomotive engine to begin two-year restoration

Nevada Northern Railway Executive Director Mark Bassett and his staff pose with Locomotive 81, which will take two-years and over a million dollars to restore to federal standards.
(Courtesy photo)

By Mark Bassett NNRY Executive Director For the first time in twenty-four years, Nevada Northern Railway Locomotive 81 was once again outdoors. On Oct. 23, Locomotive 81 was moved from the Enginehouse to the RIP Building to begin a two-year … [Read more...]

War memorial foundation joins with high school to honor veterans

By Dave Huckaby  War Memorial Foundation On Nov. 5, members of the White Pine War Memorial Foundation will participate in a Veteran’s Day assembly at White Pine High School to honor our veterans. The five year old group will unveil a special … [Read more...]

Ely Hospital ready for Ebola

By Keving Jensen MD and Bethann Kane RN Director of Emergency Medicine and Emergency Control Officer The William Bee Ririe Hospital and Clinic (WBRCAH/Clinic) is working with state health authorities and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Oct. 22-28. 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...]

Judge rules in railroad lawsuit

Former Nevada Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Rose issued his ruling on Oct. 15 regarding the NNRY management board lawsuit. (Garrett Estrada photo)

After hearing two days of arguments from both sides, former Nevada Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Rose reach a ruling for preliminary injunctions regarding the lawsuit filed by the Railroad Management board against the Ely City Council. In his … [Read more...]

Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin