Hafen Park Fire spans 13.4 acres

Shortly after 5 p.m. on July 6, firefighters from Mesquite, Bunkerville, Beaver Dam and the BLM responded to 450 Hafen Lane, at the Hafen Park Splash Pad where they found the brush behind it engulfed in flames. Over 120 personnel from the four … [Read more...]

Accused arsonist arrested, again

For the past several months, residents of the Bunkerville area have lived on edge. Someone, likely a neighbor, was setting fire to various locations. Thanks to the incredible fire departments in the area, Clark County, Mesquite and Beaver Dam, no … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 6/26/17 through 7/2/2017:

  Total Calls for Service: 56* 911 Transports: 24 Non-Transports: 19 Inter-facility Transports: 9 Fire Related Incidents: 6   FIRE LOG:   6/28/17 E-11, R-31 Responded to I-15 mm 99 to assist Clark County Fire … [Read more...]

Weekend fires keep crews busy

Local fire departments stayed busy this weekend, as crews from the Virgin and Moapa Valleys responded to multiple blazes. Friday afternoon, around 4:45 p.m., Bunkerville and Mesquite responded to a brush fire near the Sunroc Cement plant off of … [Read more...]

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 d … [Read more...]