OPD receives grant to fund construction of EV Charging Stations

Overton Power District No. 5 was awarded on September 5, two grants from the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy (GOE) to fund the construction of two Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations alongside the I-15 corridor, one in Moapa and one in M … [Read more...]

Community Forum with City Manager Andy Barton

Community members are invited to meet with Andy Barton, Mesquite City Manager, at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Sept.2 7. This forum will be held at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery, located at 15 W. Mesquite Blvd. It is open to all residents and light … [Read more...]

Amber Alert Cancelled-Suspect caught by Mesquite Police

Mesquite Police have located the victim of an Amber alert which was issued out of Surprise AZ for a 14 year old female. She has been located by Mesquite Police, and she is safe and in police custody. The suspect is also in custody with the M … [Read more...]

Overton Power emergency Text Alert

The Overton Power District #5 has found yet another way to get vital information to its customers. A new Emergency Alert System will send a text message to customers giving the most current information about power outages, should they occur, and what … [Read more...]

Mesa View Regional Hospital to Modify Labor and Delivery Services Effective October 1

Mesa View Regional Hospital today announced that after almost a decade of decreasing births, the hospital will no longer provide inpatient labor and delivery and nursery services as of October 1, 2018. The hospital will continue to provide … [Read more...]

VVHS Musicians Tune Up for September 18 “Bella Notte”

An evening of lively Italian music and food is offered Tuesday, September 18, as the Virgin Valley High School orchestra, choir, and guitar orchestra present, “Bella Notte.”  Returning for a second year, this dinner concert features pop, opera and sho … [Read more...]

Community help needed to ring Yoli’s Bell

There are some people who go out of their way to help people in their communities thrive because in every community you’ll find plenty of people who need help; today Yoli Bell is both; she needs your help desperately; but it’s not what you think. Tod … [Read more...]

Annual Remember 9/11 Ceremony

The Exchange Club of Mesquite invites all residents and visitors to pause with us on Tuesday, September 11, at 6:30 PM on the lawn in front of Mesquite City Hall to remember and reflect on the tragic events from 17 years ago, when approximately 3000 … [Read more...]

The Southern Utah Veterans Home invites the community to join in this historic event Sept. 11, 2018.

Pat Tillman Award for Service Recipient US Air Force Master Sergeant Israel “DT” Del Toro, Jr. Named Keynote Speaker for 5th Annual Patriot Day Ceremony True potential can only be realized by believing, trusting and not quitting. Israel “DT” Del … [Read more...]

Celebrating women’s achievements

Women such as Susan B. Anthony, Lucy Stone and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, the leaders who began the movement that led the struggle for the right of women to vote, hold office and ultimately gain equality, and other outstanding achievers, and even the … [Read more...]