Obituary: Edward Hansen

Edward Lee Hansen passed away at home in Alamo, NV on February 19, 2015 at the age of 83. He was born on May 15, 1931 in Hiko, NV to James Alfred and Jewel Evelyn Schofield Hansen. Ed was the third of six children. He graduated from Pahranagat Valley … [Read more...]

Obituary: Marjorie Chatelain

Marjorie Chatelain, 86 passed away Tuesday Feb. 17, 2015 at Highland Manor. She was born April 29, 1928 and had been a Mesquite resident since 1994. She is survived by her son & daughter-in-law, Steve & Diana Miller; her cousin, Ka Mae … [Read more...]

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce Ducky Derby is Back

Sponsor a Duck - Win Cash Prizes This year to include the "Duck Around Town" and the Family Fun Festival The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce is inviting the community to join in fun at this year's Ducky Derby.  Hafen Park Pond is again the location … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite Feb. 15 – 21, 2015

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. This week, … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Feb. 16-22, 2015

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 2/16/15 through 2/22/2015: Total Calls For Service: 50* 911 Transports: 21 Non Transports: 13 Inter-facility Transports: 9 Fire Related Incidents: 7 FIRE … [Read more...]

Battle Born Media Buys Sparks Tribune

Battle Born Media, a company with deep Nevada roots, has acquired the Sparks Tribune to add to its portfolio of newspapers in the state. Battle Born bought the historic newspaper — which dates back more than a century — from Sparks Tribune, LLC, ow … [Read more...]

World-Class Racers Shine On and Off the Track at 3rd Annual Mesquite Off-Road Weekend

Cowboy Kenny Bartram won the epic Beyond Pro race Saturday night, the only race format in the world that combines Freestyle MotoCross and EnduroCross. It was Bartram’s third-straight win of the Beyond Pro race. Several of the world’s best rac … [Read more...]

Mesquite Sunrise Rotary Invites Community To Join In Stunning Cirque Du Soleil Performance

One Night for ONE DROP is a one-of-a-kind performance imagined by Cirque du Soleil and is a completely original production created by Mukhtar O.S. Mukhtar.  This special event will only be performed once…on Friday, March 20, in The Beatles™ LOVE™ Thea … [Read more...]

What’s that? A Collection of Curiosities Display

The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum is excited to announce it’s new upcoming display—“What’s that? A Collection of Curiosities”. The display opens March 11 and runs until April 13, 2015. The reason for the early announcement is we are inviting the commu … [Read more...]

Boy Scouts and The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum Display

The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum is proud to announce its upcoming display Boy Scouts and The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum. The Boy Scouts have been of assistance to the museum since it opened in 1985. There are several Eagle Scout projects in and … [Read more...]