Pre-trial offer from S&S Railroad denied

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times The Ely City Council held a two-hour special meeting this week regarding a settlement offer that S&S railroad was offering. Mike Williams, owner of S&S Railroad, attended the meeting and spoke … [Read more...]

Ely fire department gets training

Special to The Ely Times The City of Ely Volunteer Fire Department hosted the 83rd Annual Nevada State Firefighters Association (NSFA) training conference last week. The events kicked off on Tuesday with registration, Wednesday was a golf … [Read more...]

Lemich picked as parade grand marshall

The Ely Times A native to White Pine for more than 80 years, Mike Lemich has been selected to be the Grand Marshal for this years Fourth of July parade. This years theme? Hooked on White Pine and there is no doubt that Lemich is hooked on many … [Read more...]

Shooting complex faces dumping issue

The Ely Times Next time someone considers dumping trash at the White Pine County Shooting Complex, they may want to think twice. Illegal umping is a misdemeanor offense and offenders could face up to a $1,000 fine and six months in jail. Last … [Read more...]

USDA Funding available to help rural low-income individuals and families

CARSON CITY—USDA Rural Development State Director Phil Cowee has announced USDA has funding availabile for very low- and low-income individuals and families seeking to purchase or repair a home in a rural area.    “June is homeownership month in Nevad … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for June 18-June 24. 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...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO When it comes to children and their safety it has always been a top priority for law enforcement. This Sheriff’s Corner I would like to address the concerns about leaving children in a vehicle unattended. With s … [Read more...]

S&S Shortline offers settlement

The Ely Times S&S Shortline railroad is offering the City of Ely a very large amount of money in a settlement proposal. How much? $1.5 million in addition to foregoing other monies that have been exhausted during the ongoing lawsuit that began … [Read more...]

Treasurer job back on the table after discussion

The Ely Times At its meeting last Thursday, a quick discussion by the Ely City Council determined that a Treasurer’s position was more crucial than what Public Works Manager Bob Switzer recommended. Councilman Kurt Carson requested that they o … [Read more...]

Judicial seminar comes to Ely

The Ely Times The Nevada Limited Jurisdiction Judges held its 2018 Summer Seminar in Ely for the first time, at the Bristlecone Convention Center. A three-day seminar that Judge Stephen Bishop has been discussing with the association to hold here … [Read more...]