White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for June 1 - June 6 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...]

BLM announces public scoping meetings on management plan for Basin and Range National Monument

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District has begun the Resource Management Plan (RMP) process for the Basin and Range National Monument and is inviting the public to participate in this important planning effort. The RMP and associated … [Read more...]

Bureau of Land Management seeks public input on management plan for Basin and Range National Monument

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District announced the start of the Resource Management Plan (RMP) process for the Basin and Range National Monument and is inviting the public to participate in this important planning effort. The RMP and … [Read more...]

Fallen soldiers remembered at Memorial Day ceremonies

By Marty Bachman Memorial Day service was held at the war memorial on the lawn of the downtown courthouse Monday morning, with many Ely citizens, dignitaries and veterans on hand to celebrate the lives of local fallen soldiers and the many who … [Read more...]

U.S. Senate candidate, Dr. Joe Heck, holds Town Hall meeting in Ely

By Marty Bachman   Nevada’s Third District U.S. Congressman, Dr. Joe Heck, who is running for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate in the June 14 Primary race, made campaign stops and held town hall meetings in both Ely and … [Read more...]

Dog park discussion turns into dog fight

By Marty Bachman In a town where seemingly every car and truck has a dog hanging out the window, a pair of competing proposals to build a dog park in the city of Ely has created a riff between the leader of the Ely City Corral Association and at … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

MAY 24 Report of a welfare check — The subject was located and was okay. Report of a business alarm — The building was checked and found to be secure. Report of property damage —  A local business owner found damage to the door frame to his … [Read more...]

White Pine Class of 2016

By Marty Bachman T he White Pine High School Class of 2016 took center stage Tuesday night, to the applause and approval of an audience of proud teachers, administrators, parents and friends. The evening was live and festive, beginning with … [Read more...]

Fire chief resigns, interim named

By Marty Bachman The White Pine Fire Commission and County Commission accepted the resignation of Fire Chief Brett Waters at their May 25 meetings. Waters submitted a letter of resignation on May 16 effective May 31. Fire and Commission Chair … [Read more...]

Early voting begins Saturday

By Marty Bachman Early voting for the June 14 Primary Election begins Saturday in the lobby of the White Pine County Courthouse, 801 Clark Street in Ely, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. While the courthouse will be closed on Memorial Day, early voting … [Read more...]