Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 8/21/17 through 8/27/2017:

Total Calls For Service: *54 911 Transports:               25 Non Transports:              15 Inter-facility Transports: 12 Fire Related Incidents:      2 Non Transports include: Patient refusals, lift assists, patient deceased at scene … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue Department Appoints New Administrative Captain

Mesquite Fire Rescue wishes to announce that FF/CCT Paramedic Jayson Andrus has been promoted to the newly created Administrative Captain position. Police Chief/Fire Administrator Troy Tanner proudly pinned Captain Andrus after he was officially … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Department Appoints New Public Information Officer

The Mesquite Fire Department wishes to announce that a new member of the Fire Department’s family is taking over the public information officer responsibilities.  Captain John Gately has served as the public information officer for the past few ye … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 7/31/17 through 8/6/2017:

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 7/31/17 through 8/6/2017: Total Calls for Service: 48* 911 Transports: 15 Non-Transports: 14 Inter-facility Transports: 12 Fire Related Inc … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 7/17/17 through 7/23/2017:

Total Calls for Service: 60* 911 Transports: 21 Non-Transports: 18 Inter-facility Transports: 14 Fire Related Incidents: 8 FIRE LOG: 7/18/17 E-11, R-11 Responded to a report of a golf cart versus a rock on Mesa Verde Trail. R-11 transported … [Read more...]

Electrical fire destroys semi

Just before 8 p.m. on July 19 a truck driver hauling a frozen food load from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas had to pull over at the Exit 8 Beaver Dam Southbound onramp when he noticed smoke filling his cab. “I suddenly noticed smoke filling the cab a … [Read more...]

Former Fire Chief files legal action against city

Former Mesquite Fire and Rescue Chief Kash Cristopher filed a complaint against the city of Mesquite with the State of Nevada Local Government Employee-Management Relations Board after he was terminated by the Mesquite City Council on May 16. The … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 7/10/17 through 7/16/2017:

  Total Calls for Service: 63* 911 Transports: 25 Non-Transports: 19 Inter-facility Transports: 17 Fire Related Incidents: 2 FIRE LOG: 7/15/17 E-11: Responded to an apartment complex on Grapevine for a general fire alarm. No … [Read more...]

Bunkerville resident arrested for Hafen Park Fire

(Editor’s note: the following is an update to the original arrest story published on our website on July 7. All information and facts are based on declarations and officer reports filed with the Clark County District Attorney’s off … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 7/3/17 through 7/9/2017:

Total Calls for Service: 51* 911 Transports: 26 Non-Transports: 12 Inter-facility Transports: 7 Fire Related Incidents: 7 FIRE LOG: 7/4/17 E-11, R-11 Responded to Pioneer / Mesa for a report of a vehicle accident. R-11 … [Read more...]