Forest service begins prescribed burns 40 miles north of Ely

Staff report The Ely Ranger District on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest has begun work on the North Schell Restoration Project.  Prescribed fire operations commenced on Oct. 22 in the Indian Creek drainage.  Smoke and some individual trees … [Read more...]

Church to hold ‘Heaven’ screening

The DVD “Heaven” produced by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association will be shown on Friday, Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. The showing will be at Grace Foursquare Church located at 1301 Ave. E in Ely. Everyone is invited. … [Read more...]

Oddfellows to hold Bazaar, yardsale Nov. 8

Steptoe Lodge Oddfellows will be having the bazaar/yardsale and bake goods sale Saturday, Nov. 8 from 10:00am to 2:00 pm at the IOOF building in McGill on Main St. … [Read more...]

Volunteers Needed

NNRy needs volunteers for the Polar Express. Santas, servers and narrators. We have costumes for Santas and servers. The Polar Express runs Nov. 22 through Dec. 27. Please contact NNRy at 775-289-2085. … [Read more...]

McGill Craft Bazaar

McGill’s Annual Craft Bazaar and Chili/Bake sale will be Saturday, Nov. 15 starting at 10 a.m. at the IOOF Hall in McGill. There will be  a raffle for a handmade quilt and food basket. Baked goods, handmade crafts, food baskets, homemade chili, … [Read more...]

Mining Road Closure

10-31 Robinson Mine Closure

Courtesy photo Robinson Nevada Mining Company will be conducting its annual one-day road maintenance for “Desperation Road”/Keystone Dump access road located between County Road 44A and the Town of Ruth. The single day road maintenance and … [Read more...]

Free flu shots available Oct. 17

Free influenza vaccinations will be given on Friday, October 17, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the White Pine High School (1800 Bobcat Dr.). Vaccinations are available for adults and children six months of age and older. This event is sponsored by … [Read more...]

Plush to hold workshop Sept. 26

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Plush Gift Shop, located on in downtown Ely, will hold a workshop on how to make a paper garland on Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. The cost for the workshop is $16.16. Supplies are included in the price. … [Read more...]

Veterans transportation service in need of volunteer drivers

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The VA Veterans Transportation Service is in need of volunteer drivers to transport Veterans to medical appointments between Ely and the VA Medical Center in Salt Lake City.  If you are interested in becoming a volunteer driver please contact the … [Read more...]

Cattlewomens BBQ set for Aug. 18

The White Pine Cattlewomen are co-sponsoring their annual barbecue this year with the Ely Volunteer Fire Department.  Since membership of the cattlewomen’s organization has dwindled over the years, it became necessary to enlist the aid of another … [Read more...]