Servicemen from the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum Display

The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum is proud to announce its new display honoring servicemen from the area. The Virgin Valley has a long-standing tradition of military service.  Erika Marler, museum coordinator, remarked, “My hope is that residents co … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Dec. 22, 2014

12/18/14 - CITY HIGH ROLLERS 1. Lucky Strikes 4-0 2. Fore Bowlers 4-0 3. A.C.T. 4-0 4. Madame 9 4-0 5. The What Knots 4-0 6. Movin’ On Up 3-1 7. Sunset W. Pro Shop 3-1 8. Mighty Micks 3-1 9. # Bobbers & a Sinker 3-1 10. Sidewinders 3- … [Read more...]

Garbage Route changes for the weeks of Christmas and New Year December 22-31, 2014

For Christmas 2014, Virgin Valley Garbage & Disposal will be changing the residential route schedule.  Residential trash service (90 gallon containers) will remain the same on Monday, December 22, Tuesday, December 23 and Wednesday, December 24.  … [Read more...]

MPD Officer Saves A Child’s Life

On Monday, December 15, a father and mother frantically rushed into Green Valley Grocery, located at 290 North Sandhill Boulevard, Mesquite Nevada. The panicked couple was carrying their three year old son, who was choking on a large piece of candy. … [Read more...]

MPD thanks community for donations

Chief Troy Tanner and the men and women of the Mesquite Police Department want to give a heartfelt thanks to the citizens, businesses, and friends of the Mesquite Police Department for their generous donations to the annual Shop with a Cop … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Dec. 19, 2014

Holiday Safety Tips for Your Pet The holidays are a wonderful time to celebrate with family and loved ones, but it can be a stressful and dangerous time for your family pet. Now that the holidays are upon us, the SPCA would like to offer the … [Read more...]

Death Notice: John Gary Jensen

John G. Jensen, age 76, passed away at his home in Mesquite on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. He was born April 15, 1938 to Francis Lyman Jensen and Vee Galbraith. John is survived by his wife Villa C. Salomon Jensen. … [Read more...]

PUCN once again delays groundbreaking clean energy partnership

Today, the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) rejected NV Energy’s modified proposal to build a solar project on Moapa Band of Paiutes’ reservation land as a portion of the replacement power for the Reid Gardner coal plant. The Commission re … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Dec. 18, 2014

12/11/14 - PRIME TIMERS 1. 2 Plus 1 24.5-11.5 2. Bummers 22-14 3. Should “A” Been 19-17 4. WDGAS 18-18 5. Ron’s Girls 14.5-21.5 6. I Was Robbed 10-26 HIGH GAME Ladies: Jan Quinn 166 Men: Gene Loewer 227 HIGH SERIES Ladies: Jan Quinn 468 … [Read more...]

Traditions

This time of year is filled with family and cultural traditions, many of which evoke strong feelings of conflict and disharmony.  Most folks realize how quickly family conflicts can turn happy occasions into a tense, stressful experience and convert … [Read more...]