A Dogs Story

To the Editor: Today I had a very interesting afternoon.  We live out here in the boonies in Scenic, AZ.  It's usually quiet and nothing much happens. With us lives a cat.  We don't let him run loose.  My wife fears he would be eaten by a coy … [Read more...]

Where’s the info?

To the Editor: On Saturday, January 24, 2015, a report of three home invaders storming a local home, tying up residents and making off with illegal drugs. Now that was pretty exciting, but since then, silence. I sure hope there is a follow-up or … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting at Warmington Residential – Open to the Public

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce is having a Ribbon Cutting for our newest member, Warmington Residential.  It will be held during their Open House on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Noon.  Mayor Litman will be there to help cut the ribbon.  Warmington Re … [Read more...]

Bowling League Update Feb. 25, 2015

2/19/15 - PRIME TIMERS 1 WDGAS 40.5-27.5 2. Bumers 40-28 3. 2 Plus 1 38.5-29.5 4. Should “A” Been 37.5-30.5 5. Ron’s Girls 29.5-38.5 6. I Was Robbed 18-50 HIGH GAME Ladies: Amy Patterson 183 Men: Ron O’Brien 219 HIGH SERIES Ladies: Amy … [Read more...]

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...]