Mesquite Fire Department awarded $190,000

The fruits of labor from the past year are still being shown at the Mesquite Fire Department as the department has been awarded two much-needed grants. According to Firefighter Spencer Lewis, who does most of the grant writing for the department, … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 6/12/17 through 6/25/2017:

Total Calls For Service: 125* 911 Transports: 58 Non Transports: 33 Inter-facility Transports: 22 Fire Related Incidents: 13   FIRE LOG: 6/13/17 T-31, E-11, R-11 Responded to a residence in Bunkerville for a reported … [Read more...]

Fire strikes riverbank

Rumors of an arrest to the dubbed Bunkerville Arsonist had many at ease this past week. Thursday evening changed that as crews from Clark County and Beaver Dam Fire Departments responded to a small brush fire near the corner of White Rock and … [Read more...]

Blown turbo destroys truck

Traffic was slowed on northbound I-15 at the state line around 5:40 p.m. on June 15 as fire crews from Mesquite and Beaver Dam worked quickly to douse a pickup truck that had been consumed by flames after the turbo system within the engine blew. … [Read more...]

Rekindled fire

Fire crews from Beaver Dam, Mesquite and Bunkerville responded to a familiar scene Thursday morning to extinguish yet another fire that had already torched the residence three days prior. A total of 14 personnel responded to what was left of … [Read more...]

Bunkerville: A town on fire

It’s happened again. Another structure has been torched in Bunkerville, the third in just five days and added to a growing list of more than 10 structures that have been burned in the past three to five months. At 9:57 p.m. fire crews were … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics June 6-11, 2017

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 6/6/17 through 6/11/2017: Total Calls For Service: 69* 911 Transports: 36 Non Transports: 21 Inter-facility Transports: 6 FIRE LOG: 6/5/17 E-11, R-11 Noticed … [Read more...]

Another structure burns in Bunkerville

Local fire departments combined their efforts once again on June 8 as they received calls of a structure fire on the corner of South Tobler and Riverside Road in Bunkerville at about 7:22 p.m. The property, which appears to be an older construction … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 5/29/17 through 6/4/2017:

Total Calls For Service: 57* 911 Transports: 20 Non Transports: 23 Inter-facility Transports: 9 Fire Related Incidents: 5 FIRE LOG: 5/29/17 T-11, R-31: Responded to a residence on Woodbury Lane for a report of a fire in the … [Read more...]

Don’t maintain; a false sense of security

The Virgin Rivers Community met on Thursday, May 25, at the Beaver Dam Fire Department. Besides being the monthly meeting place for the VRC, the department was the perfect place to hold this meeting for the subject matter of the evening and now was … [Read more...]