B.J. McClernon-Obituary

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“Jeanne, I don’t think you should be living alone any more.”

By Paul Benedict At 91 years old, the time had come. Mom had lived alone in a nice apartment in Mesquite for 8 years, her fat black cat, Onyx, her only companion. She loved Mesquite, she hated snow, and we were happy she lived near us. We were … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Stilley-Next non-smoking petition will be tighter

Not exactly sure of Mr. Greer's qualifications as they relate to medical science or economics but his letter of 7/5/18 appears to be de facto proof that the original non-smoking petition was, in fact, flawed or illegal. The obtuse facts and figures … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Petrillo

I have to protest the current column from Mike Young and a response from Cindy Toutant. Mike's current column is full of distortions, half-truths and outright lies. Undocumented aliens are not eligible nor do they receive free housing, free health … [Read more...]

Boy Scouts

Boy Scouts and leaders from Troop 2640 spent 7-days and 6-nights on a high adventure trip through Wyoming and Utah. They traveled over 1,700 highway miles and hiked and crossed rivers and went rafting on the Green River near Vernal. The scouts were … [Read more...]

Senior Menu July 12-18, 2018

Thursday, July 12: Tuna salad on WW bread, pea salad, beets, watermelon Friday, July 13: Hot dogs, French fries, baked beans, coleslaw, pineapple Monday, July 16: Chicken Cassiatore, Baked squash, mixed greens, Italian dressing, and peanut … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

WCFA’S featured pets are Zayn and Beamer.  Both of these cats have been with us for awhile.  Zayn has made a complete turnaround and has turned into an affectionate, loving cat, when shown in a home environment.  Beamer is a quiet, mellow cat that lov … [Read more...]

College of Southern Nevada, Mesquite to offer Nursing Assistant Program

CSN Mesquite will be offering a Nursing Assistant program during fall 2018 semester. This program prepares graduates to perform basic nursing and restorative care for patients involving safety, personal hygiene, nutrition, mobility, basic mental … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire and Rescue 24 hour call record July 10 & 11, 2018

7/11/2018 7:12:04AM Chest Pain Rescue 31 and Rescue 32 responded to home of patient complaining of chest pain. Patient was transported to hospital. 7/11/2018 3:45:11AM Unknown Problem Rescue 11 dispatched to a report of Patient who had fallen out … [Read more...]

Police Blotter July 1-7, 2018

Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. There were 154 … [Read more...]