Eureka supporting pet adoptions

To the Editor: Well, the Eureka Hotel and Casino has done it again.  “It” being that thing they do where they figure out new and creative ways in which to enrich and serve our community. To name a few of their programs, they sponsor a non-profit orga … [Read more...]

Donkey Jamboree Thank You for a Wonderful Event.

To the editor:  We would like to extend a sincere thank you for the show of support we received during our First annual Donkey Jamboree fundraising event. The event was great fun, with fabulous music, food, a wonderful collection of raffle items. … [Read more...]

Friends of NRA Wall of Guns arrives at Guns & Guitars

The Friends of NRA Wall of Guns has arrived at Guns & Guitars at 1085 W. Pioneer Blvd. and will be there until March 14th or until 100 tickets are sold. Participants may purchase a raffle ticket for $10 and will have a 1/100 chance of winning t … [Read more...]

OPD announces openings for board seats

Overton Power District No. 5 Board of Directors will have 6 seats open for election in 2014. Below you will find information regarding the election. Overton 4 YEAR Term Logandale 4 YEAR Term Bunkerville 4 YEAR Term Mesquite 2 Y … [Read more...]

Lifeguard certification classes set

Local young people wanting to become certified as lifeguards must attend classes. The Mesquite Department of Athletics & Leisure Services, which operates the swimming pools at the Mesquite Recreation Center, has set up special times and dates … [Read more...]

Knights’ fish fry dinners start

To the Editor: The local council of the Knights of Columbus has been active in helping the community in many ways.  The council is one of the founding sponsors of the Mesquite Little League.  It also supports the Mesquite Chapter of the Special O … [Read more...]

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...]