Hey Mon, Try a Little Jamaica

By Tom Garrison Who doesn't want to visit Jamaica? Beautiful beaches under swaying palm trees, cool Caribbean swimming, and a friendly population. However, if you can’t afford the real Jamaica (who can?), take a short drive to Little Jamaica ( … [Read more...]

Cardiology Now in Mesquite Full Time

Mesa View Regional Hospital is pleased to welcome Cardiologist Mekdelawit Aschenaki, M.D.,FACC (pronounced ahh-shen-aki), as an independent member of the medical staff.  Having cardiology services available full time is a first for Mesquite. She is … [Read more...]

What’s a Whirly Gig? Pioneer Games at The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum

From 4 to 6 p.m. on Sept 27, The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum will have pioneer games for the community to come and enjoy at the Art Classroom.  (The Classroom is located immediately adjacent to the Museum.) Community members will also be able to … [Read more...]

I-15 Open for travel with restrictions

**Be sure to share this with everyone** The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is announcing that Interstate 15 north of Las Vegas is expected to open as of 4 p.m. this evening, just four days after being washed out by floodwaters. One l … [Read more...]

Costs of flood damage continues to rise

Damage assessments in the Moapa Valley area continued today. As of this afternoon, the team counted 91 homes in Moapa that had some degree of damage. The 91 includes homes in the town of Moapa and on the Moapa Band of Paiutes reservation. The 48 … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals and Tips

Keeping Puppies Safe From Injury- from trupanion Puppies aren’t so different from kids in their exuberance. The world is new to them and they are growing fast. It’s no surprise then that they often get into mischief or make clumsy falls. Taking rea … [Read more...]

Early Risers survive first week of league play

9/10/14 - EARLY RISERS 1. City Shoppes 6-2 2. Broad’s N Bob 6-2 3. Are We Done Yet? 5-3 4. Misskeeters 4-4 5. Huggy Bears 4-4 6. Moose Busters 4-4 7. Retreads 4-4 8. Bowl Me Over 4-4 9. Walking Wounded 3-5 10. 4 Friends 3-5 11. Coyotes 3- … [Read more...]

Mesquite City Council Approves Street Name Changes

Recently, the Mesquite City Council approved two street name changes in Mesquite. First, Ben Franklin Way, off of W Pioneer Blvd was changed to Wittwer Trail. Second, a portion of Bertha Howe Way by the Sports and Events Complex was changed to … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Host Cash Mob at Southwest Spirit

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce is organizing a community-wide CASH MOB at Southwest Spirit located at 561 W. Mesquite Boulevard, on Saturday, September 20th from 10:00 am to 12 pm. The chamber urges residents to bring their friends and gather at … [Read more...]

Hardys leave for Guam

Clark and Lorna Hardy of the Mesquite 7th Ward, will be serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Micronesia Guam Mission. Their Church Education System mission will be working with seminary and institute … [Read more...]