Hospital has much to celebrate

When people typically say the word “hospital,” they’re referring to the concrete, steel and glass structure; the place they go to, hopefully, heal. Of course, you know it’s not the concrete, glass and steel that heals you; it’s the people who work ins … [Read more...]

New Library slated to open May 31

The groundbreaking was nearly a year ago, the project is on schedule and the new Clark County Library-Mesquite Branch will soon be celebrating its grand opening, which is scheduled to be held on May 31. The old library, which was cozy, served its … [Read more...]

VVWD director Ellestad resigns board

At the close of the April 3 board meeting, Barbara Ellestad announced her immediate resignation from the Virgin Valley Water District Board of Directors. Ellestad leaves the board almost nine months before the conclusion of her term that would … [Read more...]

System wells cover water needs as VVWD’s largest well fails

Virgin Valley Water District manager Kevin Brown awoke to bad news Tuesday morning, April 3, as his staff reported the complete shutdown of the district’s biggest producing well, Well 31. Trouble with leakage in the well casing was reported Monday e … [Read more...]

TDS Telecom-fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite

TDS Telecom (TDS®) has kicked off construction of a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite.  Construction on the network started in March and will reach at least 2,500 homes this year. TDS is investing millions with this FTTH project. TDS c … [Read more...]

Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra Premiers Local Musicians Composition

Local Mesquite musician, Will Rhoden’s newly composed musical composition which was especially written for the Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra will be premiered during the orchestra’s Saturday, April 14, 7:30 P.M. concert at the CasaBlanca Resort S … [Read more...]

Council hears need for more sports fields

Saying that his company is “not asking you to do anything we haven’t already done,” Eureka Chief Operating Officer Andre Carrier addressed the Mesquite City Council at its Tuesday, March 27, meeting about the need for more sports fields in the commu … [Read more...]

2018 local election races set

After a two-week filing period ended on March 16, eight people filed for three seats on the Mesquite City Council and three people filed for two seats on the Virgin Valley Water District. However, only two of the three city council seats will … [Read more...]

Monday Mornings with the Mayor

On Monday, March 26, Mesquite Mayor Allan Litman will be on Monday Mornings with the Mayors on KLAS Channel 8 in Las Vegas from 6:40 a.m at 7:00 a.m.  The segment will feature Mayor Litman talking about local and regional issues, and answering … [Read more...]

Desert Springs couple still missing

Susan and Jerry McFalls family members, neighbors, concerned friends, volunteers and Fugitive Recovery Experts all concur that they feel as if the Mohave County Sheriff’s Officers either don’t care or are too incompetent to handle the Desert Springs m … [Read more...]