Free workshop for business owners

The Nevada Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) provides assistance to business owners who are interested in selling their products or services to Federal government agencies. Their Government Contracts Advisor, Maggie Neidigh, will be … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Apr. 5 - Apr. 11 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...]

White Pine Public Museum Community Survey 2016

“Have you ever been to the White Pine Public Museum?”  This and other questions are being asked in a widespread Community Survey that will help lay the groundwork in shaping the long term goals and plans for the Museum. We are asking our community … [Read more...]

Republican and Democratic parties hold county conventions and select delegates

About 20 members of the White Pine County Republican Party met at the Prospector Hotel on April 2 to elect delegates to the party’s state convention. They also ironed out their party’s local and state platforms. Party Chairman Mike Coster opened … [Read more...]

V&S Variety sold to Shopko

Originally from Idaho, V&S Variety co-owner Ray Hansen has lived in Ely longer than anywhere else. “My wife and I run the store,” Hansen said. Hansen and his wife have done so for the last 22 years. Technically speaking, the operation is a … [Read more...]

Nevada Northern Railway opens season on April 9

Progress continues steadily during the last week of preparations before the Nevada Northern Railway opens its spring season on April 9. Director Mark Bassett moved through the railyard directing the work. The plastic man behind the counter at the … [Read more...]

Celebrate Earth Day by entering Recycling Art Contest

Earth Day is April 22, a time to celebrate and honor this awesome planet  of ours. Please join the City in promoting recycling by creating art out of recyclables for Mayor Van Camp’s Recycled Art Contest. Projects must be constructed of used … [Read more...]

Music writing workshop on cowboy poetry to be offered

Interested in learning to write or present cowboy poetry or write music? The White Pine County Library will be hosting a poetry / music writing workshop on Friday, April 15th from 2:30 pm—4:30 pm at the County Library.  Richard Elloyan will be … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Mar. 29 - Apr. 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...]

Tax Tips: Embezzlers, modern day cattle rustlers

By Kelly J. Bullis, CPA In the old days of the Wild West, the “bad guys” were usually bank and/or train robbers, and cattle rustlers. The U.S. Marshalls (and the Pinkertons) focused pretty much on catching the bank and train robbers, leaving … [Read more...]