AG’s opinion only the beginning of MRBI’s woes

To the Editor: The Nevada Attorney General’s (AG) opinion requiring the Mesquite Regional Business Inc.(MRBI) to comply with the open meeting law has implications beyond simply opening meetings from now on. This issue is not mere squabbling as i … [Read more...]

City hall may return to five-day operation

Mesquite City Hall may be open soon on Fridays, City Manager Andy Barton told a small group Feb. 20.. All that’s needed is for the city hall workers to ratify the agreement. The contract has been in negotiations since last spring. If the contract h … [Read more...]

Things are looking up

It’s getting harder to have a negative view about Mesquite’s economy and the future of this piece of paradise. Maybe it’s been some of the glorious days we’ve had recently. The weather has taken a wintry aspect some days, but on others the warm sun h … [Read more...]

Valley-Leavitt Insurance Agency Co-Owners Announce Retirement and Merger

Valley-Leavitt Insurance Agency co-owners Mike and Lynnette Waite recently announced their retirement, and a merger that combines their agency with four other Leavitt Group agencies in southern Utah and Nevada.  The agencies now operating as a single … [Read more...]

Star Valley (Wyo.) reunion Saturday in St. George

Retirees from Star Valley, Wyo., hold a reunion in St. George, Utah, every year for anyone connected to the valley. This includes residents and former residents from all the towns from Etna to Smoot, Wyo. The reunion has taken place in St. George for … [Read more...]

‘View’ takes on Southern Utah

The first issue of View on Southern Utah magazine hit the racks in January. The magazine is the brainchild of Kathy Lee, publisher of View on Mesquite. She wants the Southern Utah magazine to have the same kind of local appeal for that area’s resid … [Read more...]

Business Forum Monday

Housing development, gaming, golf and the hospitality industry are the core of Mesquite’s economy. But do you know the state of those business sectors now and what the leaders of those industries see for the future? Wolf Creek Golf Club is s … [Read more...]

Holiday deadlines set

While the Mesquite Local News will be published on Thursday, Dec. 26, there will be early deadlines for ads and news submissions. Deadline for all display or online advertising will be Friday, Dec. 20, at noon. Classifieds may be submitted through … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Nevada’ essay contest begins

Nevada State Bank has launched a “Beautiful Nevada” essay contest asking the state’s students to answer “What Makes Nevada Beautiful to You?” The contest began Monday,  Dec. 9, the bank’s 54th anniversary. It ends Jan. 31, 2014. A total of $30,000 wil … [Read more...]

Summerwind gets new investors

The Summerwind Apartments, 280 Riverside Road, has new investors.. Eric Vale, the units’ community manager told the MLN, ““We love the Mesquite area, and feel like we can help to add to the positive atmosphere here at Summerwind.” Planned renovat … [Read more...]