Flu activity increases in Clark County

First flu-associated death reported LAS VEGAS -The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting an increase in flu activity in Clark County as well as the 2017-2018 season’s first flu-related pediatric death. The death occurred in a child in the … [Read more...]

Red Rock and Sloan Canyon’s Holiday Hours

LAS VEGAS – Red Rock Canyon and Sloan Canyon National Conservation Areas will have reduced hours on Thanksgiving Day, November 23. The Scenic Drive area at Red Rock Canyon will be open from 6 a.m. to noon, and the Visitor Center will be open 8 a.m. … [Read more...]

Cafe Rio Opens in Mesquite

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce celebrated a new business in Mesquite with a ribbon ceremony that was a cut above the rest. The opening of the new Café Rio, located at 330 N. Sandhill Blvd., began with a donation to the community, another … [Read more...]

Senior Menu Week of Nov. 16-22, 2017

Thursday, Nov. 16: BBQ pork rib, scalloped potatoes, greens, WW bread, apples Friday, Nov. 17: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes w/brown gravy, Italian vegetables, WW roll w/fruit jelly, spiced apples Monday, Nov. 20: Chicken fried steak sandwich, … [Read more...]

Veteran Center donation

Larry Lemieux, left center, presented $4,250 to Mesquite Veteran Center representatives on Tuesday, Nov. 14. The money was the proceeds from the First Annual Hangar Dance on Nov. 4, right after the Veteran’s Day Parade, at the Mesquite Airport. … [Read more...]

Still looking for participants for the Mesquite Parade of Lights and food drive

You are invited to participate in the Third Annual Mesquite Parade of Lights on Thursday, December 7 at 5:30 p.m. Closing date for entries will be Nov, 23. applications for participation are available to download … [Read more...]

Scholarship Fundraiser “Hee Haw” Planned for VVHS

An evening of BBQ, good ‘ol Western music and entertainment will be held Tuesday, November 14, to kick off fundraising for this year’s Virgin Valley High School graduating seniors.  The evening will be a light-hearted hoedown featuring student … [Read more...]

Fourth job fair at Rising Star

By Abbey Snow MLN Mesquite Works held its fourth job fair at the Rising Star Sports Ranch last week, where employers were available for potential future employees to meet and learn about their job openings. Maggie Calhoun is a VISTA … [Read more...]

Red Rock Canyon-Free on Nov. 11 & 12

Whether you drive, bike, run or walk, you may visit the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area for free on Veterans Day weekend. The Bureau of Land Management, in conjunction with other agencies within the Department of the Interior, will … [Read more...]

DESERT DAMES ANNUAL FASHION SHOW

The Desert Dames will host their Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 in the Casa Blanca Casino - Grand Ballroom at 12:00 Noon. Desert Dames is a non-profit social club in Mesquite, Nevada that promotes friendship … [Read more...]