Buddy Big Mountain

Buddy Mtn1

Courtesy photo Back by popular demand. What do you get when you combine ventriloquism, comedy, music, a marionette or two, and a Mohawk Indian? The most unique adult entertainment variety show. Presented by White Pine County Library and Ely Elks … [Read more...]

Point of View

By Lin Burleigh White Pine County Clerk My career in public service began in November 2007.  I had relocated to Ely a year earlier and figured it was time to get back into the workforce.  I wanted something new and exciting—just like the … [Read more...]

Steptoe Valley Gifts opens

Steptoe Valley gifts

  Steptoe Valley Gifts and Souvenirs located at 625 Aultman St. is open for business. Tammy Brownlow and Laura Rainey will be featuring Native American jewelry, pottery and crafts, greeting cards, custom made furniture, home decor, local post … [Read more...]

Hot Tub Raffle winner


Kevin Fawcett, Paula Mckay and her daughter Ashlyn pull the winning raffle ticket for a hot tub from Bath Lumber. The raffle generated $10,588 to go to Primary Children’s Hospital in Utah. Ashlyn McKay, who participated in drawing the winning ticket, … [Read more...]

KRM Auto Repair opens


Kim Marques stands outside of the newly opened KRM Auto Repair shop located at 505 S. Pioche hwy No. 5. KRM Auto Repair is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon. For more information on KRM, call 775-289-3545. … [Read more...]

Charlie Brown at WPHS

School play

Charlie Brown, played by Collin Young, gets the football pulled out from under him by Lucy, played by Megan Armstrong in White Pine High School’s rendition of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” Catch a performance of the play at the high school on … [Read more...]

Is This You – Thanks for Asking


The people who want to hear about your medical aches and pains are few and far between.  This is an important thing to remember when you are asked, “How are you?”  Unless of course it is your doctor asking the question.  But in reality, “How are … [Read more...]

Marcum’s 94th birthday


Courtesy photo White Pine Care Center celebrates the 94th birthday of Bob Marcum, volunteer of the year!  Pictured  left to right: Nursing Assistants Shauna Burdick, Tre anna Bunker and Mary Boatman, Bob Marcum and Activity Director Sarah Tilby. … [Read more...]

City Council approves two for railroad board

Two new members were added to the Railroad Management Board after being nominated by Mayor Melody Van Camp and approved by the Ely City Council at the council’s meeting on Aug. 28. A controversial agenda item from councilman Sam Hanson to remove … [Read more...]

Ely Softball Champions


Ely slow-pitch softball league champions “Pimp my Slide” pose on the field after finishing their season with a 15-1 record. From left to right: Matt Searle. Skylar hall. Kathy Murdock   Fernando Lucero. Levi Valdez. Erin Gonzales. Tricia Reynoso. … [Read more...]