Kihuen visits with Ely vets

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times The Ely Times was invited to a closed door meeting with Ruben Kihuen, the U.S. Representative for Nevada’s 4th congressional district who was here to discuss ongoing issues with the Veteran’s Adm … [Read more...]

New judge given health insurance benefits

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  The Ely Times In the Ely City Council meeting last week, the Council approved by a unanimous vote to give Judge Mike Coster insurance benefits. The job announcement that had originally ran for the Municipal Court … [Read more...]

Ely veterans have volunteer advocate

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times After the Veteran’s Administration Town Hall meeting last week, it was discovered that Ely has a Nevada Veteran’s Advocate located at the JOB Connect office. The program began in January of this yea … [Read more...]

Still lots of questions for veterans despite meeting

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  The Ely Times More than 250 veterans, their spouses, friends and elected officials in the community came out to the Veterans Town Hall meeting on Monday, April 3. There was not enough room for all attendees. … [Read more...]

Denny’s diner coming to Hotel Nevada soon

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times Denny’s, America’s diner has officially announced they are coming to Ely. The Cafe in the Hotel Nevada closed it’s doors last Thursday. The entrance has been boarded up while Denny’s renovates the … [Read more...]

Locals vie to turn trash into treasures

By KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  The Ely Times We all know that you’re supposed to reduce, reuse and recycle, but for artists, reuse and recycle often have totally different meaning than they do for the rest of us. Some artists specialize in making … [Read more...]

Justice center plan undergoing scrutiny

By Kay-Lynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times The White Pine County Commission and Ely City Council can’t see eye to eye on the transfer of the city’s portion of the land to the county  so that a Community Justice Center can be constructed on the p … [Read more...]

Board looks to expand visitor opportunities

By Kay-Lynn Roberts-McMurray The Ely Times A special meeting was held by the White Pine County Tourism and Rec Board last Friday to review a strategic plan, since there had not been a strategic plan in place. Caroline McIntosh, Tour and Rec … [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 c … [Read more...]

LadyCats to play for state

By Tylar Laity  White Pine girls basketball coach For the third year in a row, the White Pine High girls basketball team will be one of the final four teams to play in their division at the NIAA State Tournament. This weekend White Pine will … [Read more...]