Nevada 150 Geocaching Activity and Junior Explorer Book Encourage People to Explore Nevada

Two new fun activities, a Nevada Adventure Book for Junior Explorers and a series of geocaches, from the Bureau of Land Management, encourage everyone to get out and have an adventure on their public lands.  The book and geocaching activity both … [Read more...]

Mesquite Recreation & Community/Senior Center Facility Holiday Hours – October 2014

The City of Mesquite Athletics & Leisure Services Department would like to inform the community of our holiday hours schedule for the upcoming holiday that will affect The Mesquite Recreation Center and The Mesquite Community/Senior Center hours … [Read more...]

Rescue Organization Says Thank You

To The Editor: Adopt A Rescue Pet is one of the largest dog rescue in Southern Nevada we are all volunteer, non-profit and of course no-kill. Our group receives no state or federal funds and relies only on fundraisers and donations. We do … [Read more...]

Thank you for supporting the donkeys in the Groupon campaign

To the Editor: Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue (PVDR) Scenic AZ Satellite Adoption Center was featured in a Groupon Grassroots fund raising campaign October 6 - 16, 2014. We would like to extend a sincere thank you for the show of support we r … [Read more...]

Remember driving rules

To the Editor: Recently I have witnessed several potential car accidents at the intersection of Pioneer and Grapevine. The reason is confusion over right-of-way. Vehicles traveling north and south must stop at a stop sign then proceed when the … [Read more...]

Ramaker responds

To The Editor: People  have asked me to explain my concerned about Virgin Valley Water District policies. Specifically, they want to know why, if they needed, had I not done something about them as a board member. That is a good question. Before … [Read more...]

Support Group Sessions…Yes, No, Maybe

To the Editor: As part of Breast Cancer Month the concept of support groups as a necessary means to the wellness of cancer patients can sometimes have a negative allusion -- not in the case of those many patients who have attended our local cancer … [Read more...]

Hard decisions coming up related to city finances

By Mayor Al Litman Contrary to what you may have been told or read, Mesquite is not thriving financially.  We may be growing again in population, but not in our income stream. As your mayor I need to be as upfront and honest as possible in what … [Read more...]

Cegavske’s background in business is important; Attorney General Pick

The secretary of state of Nevada has a number of duties relating to keeping track of business filings, commercial recordings, regulating notaries and securities. But the highest profile and most significant duty of the office is to oversee the … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Oct. 30

10/28/14 - KINGS & QUEENS 1. All Fall Down 44-12 2. Whoooops! 38-18 3. Double K Dogs 34-22 4. Red Hots 32-24 5. Ya Never Know 32-24 6. Whose Mark Is That 30-26 7. Just for Fun 28-28 8. Wat Eva 28-28 9. Mavericks 28-28 10. Scattered Pins … [Read more...]