City Charter to go before Legislators

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On Wednesday, Feb. 22, Mayor Al Litman, City Attorney Bob Sweetin and City Charter Committee member Burton Weast attended and testified at a hearing in Carson City before the Senate Committee on Government Affairs to determine if the proposed Charter … [Read more...]

“La Dolce Vita” raises funds for MCHS

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“La Dolce Vita” will be an elegant evening of delectable desserts, sparkling champagne and refreshments, beautiful music and light conversation. With a focus on vitality, hope, and the sweetness of life, the evening’s purpose is to raise funds for … [Read more...]

Mesquite is fastest growing city in Nevada

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Mesquite’s population grew by about 1,000 in 2016 taking it to about 20,000 people. That may not sound like a lot and compared to bigger cities like Henderson, Las Vegas, and Reno, it’s not. But percentage wise, the numbers make Mesquite the fastest … [Read more...]

City to honor residents Tuesday

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At the Feb. 28 regular Mesqiote City Council Meeting, Mayor Al Litman is scheduled to present awards to three of Mesquite’s residents who were nominated for their contributions to the city through the years. For the Distinguished Citizen Award, … [Read more...]

Greece comes to Mesquite

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It has been said that Greek food is the best in the world. Not just because they use fresh vegetables and local meat and fish and because they don't over-power with spices, but because it comes with the whole package of food, music and conversation … [Read more...]

Fourth Annual Donkey Jamboree

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March 4, 2017 11am- 3pm, the Golden West Casino in Mesquite is sponsoring a Donkey Jamboree benefiting Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue. This event will feature live donkeys from the donkey rescue satellite adoption center in Scenic, AZ. There will be … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Feb. 14-22, 2017

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Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 2/13/17 through 2/19/2017: Total Calls For Service: 56* 911 Transports: 24 Non Transports: 19 Inter-facility Transports: 11 Fire Related Incidents: … [Read more...]

Police Blotter Feb. 12-18, 2017

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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 week, … [Read more...]

Arrest Report Feb. 12-18, 2017

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  Statistics supplied by Mesquite Police Department. Disclaimer: These names were reported in the Mesquite Police Department’s arrest report released Feb. 20, 2017. Persons should be presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. Bailey, … [Read more...]

Mesquite – A Desert Oasis for Testing Big UAS

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The UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) industry includes a variety of aircraft and platforms necessary to accomplish a growing number of mission profiles and applications. There is a lot of interest in small (under 55 lbs.) platforms for commercial … [Read more...]