Board hears Wolf Creek water lease proposal

After months-long exchange of letters, Jeff Sylvester, attorney for Wolf Creek Golf Course, attended the January 16 meeting of Virgin Valley Water District (VVWD) to present the golf course’s counter offer to VVWD’s request for return of unused wat … [Read more...]

Kettle Success

Stephanie Woolley Director of Social Services for the Mesquite, "Salvation Army", reports a very busy and successful 2017 Christmas and holiday season. She would like to thank those that worked so hard and helped to facilitate all of the wonderful … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber reports successful year

It was a very good year for the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce in 2017 according to Jeff Powell, the Chamber’s Board of Directors chairman, at the organization’s January luncheon when he provided a State of the Chamber update. “I think you’ll find we … [Read more...]

Washington Federal donates to Mesquite Works

The Mesquite Branch of Washington Federal Bank presented a check for $500 to Chairman George Gault and Treasurer Rich Green of Mesquite Works on January 8 as a part of their commitment to giving back to the community. "We are excited to be able to … [Read more...]

Police Blotter Jan. 7-13, 2018

  Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. This … [Read more...]

Arrest Report Jan. 7-13, 2018

Statistics supplied by Mesquite Police Department. Disclaimer: These names were reported in the Mesquite Police Department’s arrest report released Jan. 15, 2018. Persons should be presumed innocent until convicted in a court of l … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Sr./Jr. High School first quarter Honor Roll students

1st Semester Honor Roll 2017-2018 School Year Beaver Dam Jr.  Sr. High Schools January 12, 2018   High Honors with Distinction – 4.0 GPA High School: Elizabeth Jensen Sandra Beltran Caleb Mace Ryley Mc … [Read more...]

Mentoring Program Secures Future of OPD

The Overton Power District met an important milestone last month. On Dec. 13, the district graduated its first class of a new Management Mentoring Program. Begun in 2015, the MMP involved 13 OPD employees working together over three years on … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Mixer for Mesa View Regional Hospital

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you a mixer at Mesa View Regional Hospital.  Please join us and get aquainted with the new physicians on staff and familiarize yourself with the hospital. A mixer is an informal event … [Read more...]

Mesquite Interagency Meetings

The first Interagency Meeting of 2018 was primarily about veterans; the monetary advantages for Nevada employers who hire veterans and information on becoming a Certified Veterans Advocate with a free online course. Both subjects were covered by … [Read more...]