The Ely Elks Lodge initiated two local women into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on July 28. The new members are Laura Knudsen and Nichole Baldwin and they were initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge under the direction of Exalted Ruler Gayle Bartless. Baldwin was sponsored by Ken Curto and Knudsen was sponsored by Beverly Cornutt. Pictured from left to right: Nicole Baldwin, Gayle Bartlett, Laura Knudsen, Ken Curto.New Elks