Special Enrollment Period Announced for Health Insurance; Mesa View Regional Hospital can help

If you’re in the process of filing your 2014 taxes and learn you’re going to be penalized for not having health insurance in 2014, you may qualify for a special enrollment period to obtain coverage for 2015. From March 15 until April 30, the gov … [Read more...]

Health District issues advisory, recommendations regarding e-cigarettes

The Southern Nevada Health District today has issued a health advisory regarding electronic cigarettes in response to an increase in their use across the United States and in Clark County. The Health District encourages policymakers, health care … [Read more...]

Obituary: Edward Hansen

Edward Lee Hansen passed away at home in Alamo, NV on February 19, 2015 at the age of 83. He was born on May 15, 1931 in Hiko, NV to James Alfred and Jewel Evelyn Schofield Hansen. Ed was the third of six children. He graduated from Pahranagat Valley … [Read more...]

Obituary: Marjorie Chatelain

Marjorie Chatelain, 86 passed away Tuesday Feb. 17, 2015 at Highland Manor. She was born April 29, 1928 and had been a Mesquite resident since 1994. She is survived by her son & daughter-in-law, Steve & Diana Miller; her cousin, Ka Mae … [Read more...]

Cowboy Poets Wrangle up a Full House

The 9th Annual Mesquite Western Roundup sponsored by the Mesquite Arts Council held at the Mesquite Community Theatre on February 20 and 21 was a huge success as Cowboy Poets and guests were able to wrangle up a full house both days and educate the … [Read more...]

Mesquite Sunrise Rotary Invites Community To Join In Stunning Cirque Du Soleil Performance

One Night for ONE DROP is a one-of-a-kind performance imagined by Cirque du Soleil and is a completely original production created by Mukhtar O.S. Mukhtar.  This special event will only be performed once…on Friday, March 20, in The Beatles™ LOVE™ Thea … [Read more...]

Pack members earn awards

On February 12, 2015 Sam Atkinson, Pack 40 and Zack Thornton, Pack 488 earned their Arrow of Light. The Awards were presented by Kelton Chamberlain.  Both Packs are sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sam is the son of Sc … [Read more...]

Pack 640 Pine Wood Derby

The cub scouts in Pack 640 sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Mesquite 6th Ward held their Pine Wood Derby race and Blue and Gold Banquet on Feb. 7.  Congratulations to Decker Lee, son of Blue and Julie Lee, who took 1st p … [Read more...]

Second Annual Donkey Jamboree Saturday

On February 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Golden West Casino at 91 E. Mesquite Boulevard is sponsoring a Donkey Jamboree benefiting Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue (PVDR). This event will feature live donkeys from the donkey rescue satellite adoption … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Feb. 20, 2015

World Spay/Neuter Day February 24 Your female pet will live a longer, healthier life.  Risk of mammary gland tumors, ovarian and/or uterine cancer which is fatal in about 50 percent of dogs and 90 percent of cats is reduced or eliminated, … [Read more...]