County to Host Spring Auction May 20

Preview, Pre-Registration Set for May 17-19, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Clark County will host a spring government surplus auction at 8 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, at 4320 Stephanie St., off Flamingo Road near Dog Fancier’s Park. The auctions, held three t … [Read more...]

Online Application Period for Firefighter Recruitment Drive Opened Tuesday, April 18

8 a.m. on Tuesday, April 18 applications opened, job seekers interested in becoming firefighters can now submit applications online through the 2017 Southern Nevada Regional Firefighter Recruitment website at The Clark … [Read more...]

New Library breaks ground May 24

Photos 1-4 are screenshots from the virtual tour online.   The speaker for the April 12 Mesquite Chamber of Commerce Luncheon was principal architect Sean Coulter, of Simpson Coulter Studio. He spoke with visual teasers of what … [Read more...]

Clark County Sales Tax Increased

In case you haven't noticed, several things are costing just a little more nowadays. Beginning April 1, the sales tax on items Clark County increased from 8.15 percent to 8.25 percent. While it is literally pennies in most cases, businesses who … [Read more...]

Reid Gardner Generating Station shut down

In a press release on March 16, NV Energy announced that the fourth and final unit of the coal-fired Reid Gardner plant in Moapa was shut down, no longer providing energy to the Southern Nevada electric grid. Originally, the closure was scheduled … [Read more...]

CHIPping Away at Health Disparities

Community Health Improvement Plan Where are we now?   WHAT:           An update and progress report of Southern Nevada’s first multi-agency Community Health Improvement Plan that includes the Nurse Call Line and the Mobile Health Collaborativ … [Read more...]

Free High School Equivalency classes to be held in Mesquite

  The College of Southern Nevada will be offering a free High School Equivalency (HSE) Math Class at the Mesquite center beginning April 17. The class will run Monday through Thursday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. through June 1. Requirements to … [Read more...]

White Rock Rd. Closed

The back road to Scenic, Arizona. will be closed to through traffic until April 21 as Clark County improves a three-mile stretch to the Nevada/Arizona Border. The construction will begin at the point where pavement ends for White Rock Road to the … [Read more...]

Gold Butte meeting contentious and confrontational

It was long on complaints and short on answers when officials from the Bureau of Land Management Las Vegas office held a town hall meeting in Mesquite Thursday, Feb. 9 to explain ramifications associated with a recent presidential proclamation making … [Read more...]


FITCH UPGRADES OVERTON POWER DIST. NO. 5, NV'S REVS TO 'A-'; OUTLOOK REVISED TO STABLE   Fitch Ratings-San Francisco-12 January 2017: Fitch Ratings has upgraded its rating on Overton Power District No. 5, Nevada's (OPD5) implied revenue … [Read more...]