Water restrictions in effect

In response to Governor Sandoval’s request that Nevada communities implement water restrictions due to the drought, water restrictions are in effect within the City of Ely for all non-metered customers:  Residents in even-numbered houses must water … [Read more...]

Duckwater Shoshone Tribe to hold 39th annual festival

The Duckwater Shoshone Tribe will be holding their 39th Annual Duckwater Festival again this year, to be held on June 24-26. We are requesting raffle items from your business in either monetary or an actual raffle item. Any and all donations are … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for May 10 - May 16 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...]

Ely airport – a look back in time

Dan Netcher put articles in the Ely Times on April 1 and on May 13, 2011. “The headlines in the White Pine News on July 6, 1913. This marks the first time that aircraft flew in Ely and only the second time aircraft flew in the State of … [Read more...]

Third annual student art show held

The Ely Art Bank held an open house last week for the Third Annual Student Art Show. Art instructor Rose Mehlhaff works with the students teaching different art medium including drawing in pencil, charcoal and pastels. Some of the students are first … [Read more...]

Ronald McDonald Care mobile stopping in Ely and McGill

Carson City—The mission of Nevada Health Centers is to provide access to quality healthcare services throughout Nevada. Nevada Health Centers offers oral healthcare to children in rural northern Nevada through the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile based in … [Read more...]

Drought causing challenges in agriculture, though profits remain high

By Ben Rowley Special to The Ely Times With a long-term drought plaguing much of California and Northern Nevada, the agriculture industry is adjusting and innovating. “[The drought] is one of the worst we’ve had in history,” said UC Davis … [Read more...]

Trashy Tidbits: Recycle aluminum cans for $$

By Nichole Baldwin  On behalf of The City/County Recycling Committee Do you enjoy a cold one after a long day’s work? Or how about a tasty soda to quench your thirst? Whether it be fat beer or light beer, full sugar soda or diet, ginger ale, … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for May 3 - May 9∂Î 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...]

Art Auction raises money for local scholarships

  About 50 people attended a dinner and auction at the Bristlecone Convention Center on April 29. Nevada’s Chapter C of the Philanthropic Education Organization hosted the auction and raised over $4,500 to be used for local … [Read more...]