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...]

Woolsey awarded for blood drive efforts

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The American Red Cross has awarded Kim Woolsey, Office Manager and HR Administrator at Primex Plastics Corporation with the Volunteer of the Year – Biomedical Achievement Award on April 22 in Las Vegas. Over the past four years, Woolsey has led … [Read more...]

One80 run

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Local residents, Rusty Hughes and Ammon Arave, wanted to have their fun in the desert but it’s hot during the day and dark at night so they took those challenges and, together, developed a solution called the One80light. The light was an instant hit … [Read more...]

National day of prayer

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Nearly 40 people attended the 2017 National Day of Prayer held at the Mesquite City Hall Amphitheater on May 4, where five local religious leaders and other public dignitaries joined to pray for various branches of society. The event is organized … [Read more...]

Rising Star fieldhouse ready for action

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The new Rising Star Sports Ranch fieldhouse that opens this month in Mesquite is going to the dogs. “Ironically, our first event in the fieldhouse is called Fly Ball,” Andre Carrier said in an exclusive interview with the Mesquite Local News. … [Read more...]