Food bank dates

The Community Food Bank based out of the Calvary Assembly on the corner of Great Basin and M Street have released their food distribution schedule for the end of July and the month of August.   July Dates: July 29 from 8-11 a.m. July … [Read more...]

NNRY celebrates train’s 104 birthday

The Nevada Northern Railway is celebrating the 104th birthday of steam locomotive 40 on July 26 at 11 a.m. with free cake, champagne, mimosas and sparkling cider. It is a NV 150 event celebrating the birthday of the Official Locomotive of the State … [Read more...]

Inner City Slickers returns on July 26

The Inner City Slicker program will return to the Sunnyside Ranch on July 26, 30 miles south of Lund. The program, created by former Three Dog Night drummer Michael McMeel, teaches kids leadership and how to overcome obstacles by putting them through … [Read more...]

Basketball and softball summer camps

The Ladycat Basketball and Softball programs will be holding summer camps for all girls grades third through eighth. Basketball camp is July 21-22 from 8 a.m. to noon at White Pine High School. Softball camp will be held on July 24-25 at Marich … [Read more...]

BLM seeks public comment

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District is soliciting public comment on the Ely District Public Safety and Nuisance Gather Preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA). The comment period concludes July 30. The EA analyzes the district’s … [Read more...]

Elks Lodge Luau on June 21

The Ely Elks Lodge will have their annual Luau on June 21 at the Elks Lodge. The doors will open at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served from 6-9 p.m. The Beach Party Surfer's Band will play 60's and surfing music from 9 p.m. until whenever and a great … [Read more...]

Small business counseling to stop July 1

By Ferrel D. Hansen Chief Executive Officer, Rural Nevada Development Corporation Effective July 1, 2014 the Rural Nevada Development Corporation will no longer be providing Small Business Development Center Counseling services to the … [Read more...]

BLM drought meeting June 19

White Pine County residents are invited to meet with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, June 19, at the White Pine County Library, 995 Campton Street, in Ely, to discuss drought conditions and other … [Read more...]

What’s happening in Ely

Pre-register for Fourth Parade With a high number of entrants expected for this year’s Fourth of July Parade, the Great Basin Service Club encourages potential entrants to preregister in advance of the event. Many family members, friends and total … [Read more...]

Preregistration recommended for Fourth of July Parade

“Great moments in American history” is the theme for this year’s  Fourth of July Parade, taking place appropriately on Friday, July 4. The parade will get started at 11 a.m. from Broadbent Park and proceed down Aultman Street, ending one block East … [Read more...]