Launching First-Ever National Rural Health Week May 22-26, 2017

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May 22-26, 2017 marks the first-ever National Rural Health Week and Mesa View Regional Hospital joins community hospitals and caregivers across the nation to highlight the positive impact we have on the patients we care for and the communities we … [Read more...]

FEMA outfits CERT with needed supplies

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Representatives with the City of Las Vegas Emergency Management office donated 13 fully supplied backpacks and other much needed supplies to the Mesquite Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) during a luncheon on May 15. Each bag is valued at … [Read more...]

Mayhem in Mesquite was action packed

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It was high-paced action at the CasaBlanca Event Center on Saturday, May 20 when Mesquite Gaming, in partnership with Barry Meyer’s World-Famous Tuff-N-Uff, The Future Stars of MMA, held its mixed martial arts amateur fighting championship event … [Read more...]

Fire Season in the Virgin Valley

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It has been a chaotic two weeks for local fire departments as multiple structures and incidents have added to their already busy workload. On May 16, Mesquite Fire Rescue had responded to a porch fire on Hafen Lane, which had been put out before … [Read more...]

Morocco donates to Mesquite Reads

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Eureka Casino Resorts Gerri Chasko has received a $5,000 check from Ralph Morocco, retired MIS Manager at the Eureka, for the summer Mesquite Reads program.  Mr. Morocco also pledged to provide $500 per month for the duration of the program.  The … [Read more...]

2018 Budget approved as bill to curb VVWD authority

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The Directors of the Virgin Valley Water District, in a 5-0 vote, unanimously approved a final budget for FY2018 on May 16. The 2018 budget calls for capital and operating expenses totaling $11 million. The VVWD budget will be submitted to the State … [Read more...]

Reliance now offers internet without phone service

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It has taken several years and many requests from customers, but it is now official. You can now have broadband service with Reliance Connects without a phone line. The new service was soft-launched in April and on a full rollout May 1, … [Read more...]

Fire destroys house in Bunkerville

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At approximately 6:16 p.m. Tuesday night, multiple fire crews responded to a single family residence in Bunkerville for a structure fire with a possible person trapped at 128 W. Second South St. It was the highest emergency response seen in … [Read more...]

Memorial Day Services May 29

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The annual Memorial Day Service will be held at Veterans Park, 501 Hillside Dr., and will begin promptly at 7:45 a.m. The event, which has welcomed an ever-growing crowd over recent years, is expected to last about 30 minutes. Attendees are … [Read more...]

Donkeys in training

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Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue in Scenic, AZ gained more 7 donkeys this past month from a Texas ranch. These particular donkeys spent enough time with the ranch volunteers to become tame enough for a “C-D” grade which means they came ready to train … [Read more...]