Author: Eureka Sentinel

William Bee Ririe’s Walker to Address Rpen

Dr. Matt Walker, William Bee Ririe Hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, will highlight the Monday, December 11 annual holiday meeting of White Pine’s Retired Public Employees of Nevada, set for 11:30 a.m. in the county library. Dr. Walker will provide information about several hospital initiatives, including a new billing program and medical outreach in Eureka. The Chapter will serve a main course, beverages, and rolls for the potluck. Members can contribute side dishes. RPEN members and all active/retired community public employees are invited to attend. More information is available at 289-3709, Chair Holly...

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Polar Express Train Rides Underway in Ely

The Nevada Northern Railway Museum transforms into Chris Van Allsburg’s classic children’s book, The Polar Express, this Christmas season. Children of all ages are welcome on a special ride from Ely, Nev. to the North Pole. Hot chocolate and cookies are served while listening to the Polar Express story and music from the Polar Express soundtrack. Santa’s helpers are on board, and Santa Claus awaits the train’s arrival at the North Pole, where he presents children with the special gift of a silver bell. “You’ll want to make this a Christmas tradition,” said Mark Bassett, president of the Nevada...

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Grace Tognoni

GRACE TOGNONI Our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, Grace Tognoni, was called to Heaven on November 12, 2017. Grace was born the second child of six to Henry T. and Nyta Bolin Clark on July 27, 1932 in Montague, California. Grace’s father was a ‘tramp’ miner; moving he and his family many times as she grew up. So when she married Joe Tognoni on April 7, 1949 she held firm to never moving again. She loved Eureka and was extremely fond and proud of the Eureka Vandals. Not only as her three children grew up and...

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