White Pine County invites public to participate in Park Improvement Projects

In a press release from the White Pine County Community and Economic Development office, they are seeking public’s ideas comments and suggestions concerning potential projects for park improvement. These projects will be considered by the White … [Read more...]

Hospital in danger of losing VA clinic

The Ely Times The Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care Systems is considering not renewing its contract with Ely’s William Bee Ririe Medical Center, which could force local veterans in need of healthcare to travel hundreds of miles for … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Feb. 27-Mar. 5. 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 … [Read more...]

Law enforcement focus in on aggressive drivers

Joining Forces Campaign to Focus on Slowing Speeders The Nevada Highway Patrol, Winnemucca and West Wendover Police Departments, Humboldt, Lander, Elko, and White Pine County Sheriff’s Departments are ALL “Joining Forces” to crack down on drivers … [Read more...]

Captain’s Corner

Submitted by Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO Several weeks ago I wrote the Captains Corner on scams that were taking place in the White Pine County area. One of the scams I wrote about had to do with people getting phone calls and the caller claiming … [Read more...]

Conservation group maps land protection strategy

By Keith Ridler Associated Press BOISE, Idaho — A conservation group has created maps identifying key landscapes in three Western states most likely to sustain native species amid climate change and is distributing money to protect private … [Read more...]

LadyCats fall short in state tournament

By Tylar Laity  White Pine girls basketball coach For the third year in a row the White Pine High girls basketball team would return to the state tournament, but they would not bring back the state title for a third year in a row after losing … [Read more...]

Balloon and Salsa festival proposed

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  The Ely Times A group of individuals that included Mayor Melody VanCamp, County Commissioner Shane Bybee, City Councilman, Bruce Setterstrom, both who also represent the Tour and Recreation Board, Airport Manager … [Read more...]

Ronald McDonald dental care van coming to 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 northern Nevada through the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile. Our staff … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Feb. 21-26. 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 … [Read more...]