Mesquite GOphers

As of April 27 at 5 p.m., all Mesquite-based operations for Virgin Valley Cab Company were discontinued because Frias Transportation Management had made the decision to discontinue its taxicab operations in the Mesquite which left a lot of Mesquite … [Read more...]

Mesquite April visitor count declines

The number of visitors to Mesquite in April declined by a slight 0.8 percent to 122,300 people. That’s the second year in a row that visitor counts in April have declined. April 2017 saw a 1.2 percent decline from the previous year. The percentage d … [Read more...]

Wolf Creek golf course sues Water District

Paradise Canyon, LLC, which owns the Wolf Creek golf course in Mesquite, sued the Virgin Valley Water District on May 16 in civil court over a 2011 lease agreement that provides the golf course with irrigation water. While the lawsuit does not … [Read more...]

MESQUITE REGIONAL BUSINESS ANNOUNCES NEW CEO

Mesquite Regional Business is pleased to announce the hire of its new President and CEO, Colton Teerlink.  Colton began on May 21 and will take over completely for interim director Courtney Sweetin by the end of the month.  Colton was born and raised … [Read more...]

Laub joins board, VVWD wraps up loose ends

In one of its shorter meetings of the year, the Virgin Valley Water District installed a new board member, approved its final budget for FY2019, and authorized two agreements on issues that have been pending before the board for several … [Read more...]

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...]