Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for The Amused Owl

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting for The Amused Owl on Thursday, May 24 2018, from 5:15 pm to 7:00 pm. Located at 561 W Mesquite Blvd, Ste 3. The Amused Owl offers a myriad of specialty gifts, … [Read more...]

Mesquite Regional Business announces two new board members

Mesquite Regional Business is excited to announce the addition of two new members to its Board of Directors. Ty Wakefield, CEO of Mesa View Home Care, joined the board in March after Burton Weast stepped down for personal reasons. Rob Fuller, … [Read more...]

Happy 25th Anniversary Virgin Valley Water District

The Virgin Valley Water District Act, the legislation that created the Virgin Valley Water District, was approved by the Nevada State Legislature and the Governor of Nevada on May 10, 1993. In the beginning of the District, the assets of the Mesquite … [Read more...]

Randy Laub appointed to fill board vacancy

The Virgin Valley Water District Board of Directors made quick work of appointing Randy Laub to the seat vacated when Barbara Ellestad resigned from the board at the close of the April 3 meeting. Longtime Mesquite resident Laub won a unanimous 4-0 … [Read more...]

Mesquite visitor count declines in March

For the first time in six months the number of visitors to Mesquite showed up in red ink with a 4.1 percent decline in March compared to a year ago. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority reported that 133,100 people visited Mesquite in … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Cab

Effective April 27th, 2018, at 5 p.m. PST, all Mesquite-based operations for Virgin Valley Cab Company have been discontinued Frias Transportation Management, the largest transportation company located in Southern Nevada and founded by Charlie and … [Read more...]

Health District closes Mesquite restaurant

According to its website, the Southern Nevada Health District ordered the Panda Garden Asian food restaurant closed on April 19 based on a routine food inspection that found severe violations of food handling requirements. The popular restaurant … [Read more...]

Golf course reaches irrigation lease agreement with water district

Four years after the Virgin Valley Water District first asked Conestoga golf course to return irrigation water shares it wasn’t using, the two entities reached an agreement at a special board of directors meeting held Tuesday, April 24, that amends a … [Read more...]

Correction to March Building Permits

The number of permits for single family residents was incorrect in an article titled “March building permits resume healthy increase,” which ran the April 19 issue of Mesquite Local News: The city issued 83 permits for single family residences in the … [Read more...]

March building permits resume healthy increase

After a torrid January pace followed by a slight lull in February, building permits issued by the city in March resumed a healthy pace led by new home construction. The city of Mesquite issued a total of 121 permits in March across all categories … [Read more...]