Fire strikes riverbank

Rumors of an arrest to the dubbed Bunkerville Arsonist had many at ease this past week. Thursday evening changed that as crews from Clark County and Beaver Dam Fire Departments responded to a small brush fire near the corner of White Rock and … [Read more...]

Correction: No truck stop for Exit 9

In a phone call on June 23, sources clarified that the construction happening at Exit 9 at Desert Springs in Arizona is nothing more than a gas station with two restaurants. The facility, which is 9,800 square feet, will house the gas station as … [Read more...]

Rotary elects new officers

At its annual awards dinner on June 13, the Rotary Club of Mesquite’s noon chapter changed officers for the next year. Outgoing President Keith Buchhalter said he has enjoyed his time at the helm, but it’s time to see the club grow through someone … [Read more...]

Truck Stop breaks ground in Arizona

It will be a race to the finish for two area truck stops that are both in the process of preparing the land they will be building on. In addition to 333 Eagles Landing at Exit 118 in Mesquite, there is a truck stop also preparing ground at Exit 9 … [Read more...]

Summer Blowout deemed a success

Several hundred families packed the West Field at the Mesquite Recreation Center on June 15 to celebrate the kickoff of summer break for the local children. In addition to the free hamburgers and hotdogs, children enjoyed music, a dunk tank, … [Read more...]

Blown turbo destroys truck

Traffic was slowed on northbound I-15 at the state line around 5:40 p.m. on June 15 as fire crews from Mesquite and Beaver Dam worked quickly to douse a pickup truck that had been consumed by flames after the turbo system within the engine blew. … [Read more...]

Rekindled fire

Fire crews from Beaver Dam, Mesquite and Bunkerville responded to a familiar scene Thursday morning to extinguish yet another fire that had already torched the residence three days prior. A total of 14 personnel responded to what was left of … [Read more...]

Bunkerville: A town on fire

It’s happened again. Another structure has been torched in Bunkerville, the third in just five days and added to a growing list of more than 10 structures that have been burned in the past three to five months. At 9:57 p.m. fire crews were d … [Read more...]

One injured in single vehicle rollover

A single patient was transported to Mesa View Regional Hospital Friday afternoon after losing control of their Nissan pickup truck with Arizona plates just past Exit 120 southbound I 15. The truck may be deemed as totaled, as it sustained major … [Read more...]

Another structure burns in Bunkerville

Local fire departments combined their efforts once again on June 8 as they received calls of a structure fire on the corner of South Tobler and Riverside Road in Bunkerville at about 7:22 p.m. The property, which appears to be an older construction … [Read more...]