Cafe Rio Opens in Mesquite

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce celebrated a new business in Mesquite with a ribbon ceremony that was a cut above the rest. The opening of the new Café Rio, located at 330 N. Sandhill Blvd., began with a donation to the community, another … [Read more...]

Council approves event tent at Virgin River casino

Saying it would better equalize the available facilities across town, Richard Tomasso, Mesquite Gaming Vice-President of Government Affairs, laid out his company’s plans to build an event tent at the Virgin River casino at the Mesquite City Council … [Read more...]

Semi-truck kills man on highway in Mesquite

by Abbey Snow Friday morning a man was hit by a semi-truck in Mesquite on highway I-15 before exit 122 near the Rising Star Sports Ranch. Quinn Averett is the public information officer for Mesquite Police Department. Averett said he can’t … [Read more...]

VVWD board reacts to reply from golf course attorney

Following action taken at its last meeting, the Virgin Valley Water District sent letters to two Mesquite golf courses, Wolf Creek and Conestoga, requesting them to return unused irrigation water shares to VVWD. The board received replies via a Las … [Read more...]

Red Rock Canyon-Free on Nov. 11 & 12

Whether you drive, bike, run or walk, you may visit the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area for free on Veterans Day weekend. The Bureau of Land Management, in conjunction with other agencies within the Department of the Interior, will … [Read more...]

Professional Basketball coming to Mesquite

“It is an announcement no one ever expected in Mesquite,” Andre Carrier, Rising Star Sports Ranch COO, said as he announced on Oct. 31 that a professional basketball team is making Mesquite its home court. David Magley, president and COO of the … [Read more...]

Medicare Forum

Mesa View Regional Hospital will hold a Medicare Forum on Tuesday, Nov. 14 beginning at 2:30 p.m. at the Eureka Hotel and Casino, Grand Canyon Room. The forum will help the public understand their options for the annual Medicare Open Enrollment … [Read more...]

Multiple Fire Department changes improve operations

“When I took the appointment, I focused on three major areas that appeared to need improvements in the Fire Department,” Mesquite Police Chief Troy Tanner said in an exclusive interview with the Mesquite Local News. “I wanted to improve … [Read more...]

Off-off Broadway play hits home in Mesquite

It was poignant, it was funny, it was sad, it was tragic, and the real-life outcome of the plot was true. And, perhaps it was a lesson before its time. Leegrid Stevens hit it all. The award-winning New York-based playwright brought to the heart … [Read more...]

Cafe Rio Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Cafe Rio Mexican Grill will open their 12th Nevada location on November 8th at 10:30 A.M. in Mesquite and giving another $2,500 donation to their local community partner, Three Square Food Bank. The company will be offering their fresh, made to order … [Read more...]