Fallen Miners Memorial

A memorial will be dedicated in Ruth, Nevada at the park, this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. The event will honor and remember over 501 members who have given their life mining in White Pine County.  Organizer and author, Mary Sorenson, was inspired to … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO If you were wondering why all the police cars from around the State of Nevada were in town a few weeks ago it was because the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office  hosted the Nevada Sheriff’s and Chiefs training here in … [Read more...]

USDA visits county to address tourism

The Ely Times Philip Cowee, director of the USDA and staff, Kelly Clark, special projects, public affairs & native american coordinator and Louise Torres, USDA community development specialist met with several agencies to discuss ways to … [Read more...]

Mt. Wheeler stands against Question 3

The Ely Times Mt. Wheeler Power General Manager Kevin Robison gave a presentation on the November election ballot Question 3 and asked for a possible position adoption by Ely City Council at last week’s City Council Meeting. Robison asked the c … [Read more...]

Reunion group donates funds to soccer program

  The Ely Times Are you looking for a sport to keep your young ones busy this fall? Soccer has become a very popular sport here in White Pine, and registration has begun with the Steptoe Valley Soccer Club. Registration in the past … [Read more...]

Odgers crowned as queen

By Connie Odgers   Special to The Ely Times  Catherine Odgers had the honor of representing Nevada, White Pine County and the City of Ely at the 2018 National Little Britches Finals Rodeo, held at the Lazy E Arena, on July 7 – 15, 2018 in Gut … [Read more...]

BLM releases final EIS for Proposed Gold Rock Mine Project

ELY—The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District has released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Gold Rock Mine Project in eastern Nevada, approximately 50 miles west of Ely, Nevada.  The Project was originally pr … [Read more...]

Crucial Wildlife Bill being considered by Congress

A wildlife bill supported by the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) is now before both houses of Congress. The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA) recommends crucial funding for conservation of those fish and wildlife species in greatest need a … [Read more...]

State officers to update public employees at picnic

Retired Public Employees of Nevada White Pine Chapter will conduct its yearly picnic event on Monday, August 6,beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the McGill Swimming Pool Park. State Executive Director Terri Laird and State RPEN Chair Bernard Paolini will … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for July 9-July 15. 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 b … [Read more...]