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...]

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...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Leslie’s Pool Service

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting for Leslie’s Pool Service on April 12th 2018, from 5:15 pm to 7:00 pm. Located at 330 N. Sandhill Blvd. The Worlds Largest Retailer of Swimming Pool Supplies has n … [Read more...]

Mesquite Gaming Job Fair

On Wednesday, April 18, Mesquite Gaming, owner of Casablanca Resort and Virgin River Hotel, is holding a job fair in the Virgin River Event Center. This event runs from 8 a.m. until noon and picks back up again from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The two sessions … [Read more...]

TDS Telecom-fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite

TDS Telecom (TDS®) has kicked off construction of a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite.  Construction on the network started in March and will reach at least 2,500 homes this year. TDS is investing millions with this FTTH project. TDS c … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Guillen Heating/Cooling & Refrigeration LLC

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting at Guillen Heating/Cooling & Refrigeration LLC. On April 5, 2018 at 5:15 pm at 111 E. Mesquite Blvd. Jose Guillen has been a resident of Mesquite since 1995 … [Read more...]

VVWD Board reviews FY2019 budget draft

Virgin Valley Water District began its fiscal year 2019 budget process at a special meeting March 6. The review was a first pass at putting together a robust budget of nearly $12 million that will guide district operations for 12 months beginning … [Read more...]

Term Life Insurance Covers Specific Time

By Andrew Bird Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. It provides temporary life insurance protections on a limited budget. When a policyholder buys term insurance, he or she buys coverage for a specific period and pays a … [Read more...]