Hearing set for smoking ban lawsuit

Clark County District Judge William Kephart set a hearing date of June 26 for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against defendants in a lawsuit filed June 12 over a ballot initiative petition that would outlaw smoking in … [Read more...]

Water Board hears about golf course lawsuit

The Virgin Valley Water District Board of Directors heard an update from its legal counsel Bo Bingham at its June 19 meeting regarding a lawsuit filed against the district by Paradise Canyon, LLC, who owns the Wolf Creek golf course in … [Read more...]

Clean indoor air initiative

Full text of City of Mesquite Clean Indoor Air Ordinance of 2018 This is the full text of the Initiative Petition for the City of Mesquite Clean Indoor Air Ordinance of 2018. Initiative_Petition_-_Municipal_Statutory_Measure.pdf   … [Read more...]

A special birthday celebration for a very special lady

Dozens of people surreptitiously made their way to the Eureka Grand Canyon Ballroom at noon on June 13, where finishing touches were being added to birthday party preparations. The Veterans Honor Guard quietly filed in.  Piper Dennis Hangey arrived … [Read more...]

Lawsuit filed against Mesquite Smoking Ban

A lawsuit was filed in Clark County District Court on Tuesday, June 12 seeking an injunction against a ballot initiative petition that would outlaw smoking in casinos, private apartments and townhomes, and other outdoor areas in Mesquite. The … [Read more...]

Mesquite City Council primary race set for November

The November general election ballot for Mesquite City Council was set Tuesday, June 12 when the results of the primary election narrowed the list of candidates in races for two of three seats on the dais. Annie Black, a newcomer to Mesquite … [Read more...]

Laxalt visits Mesquite

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Mesquite GOphers

As of April 27 at 5 p.m., all Mesquite-based operations for Virgin Valley Cab Company were discontinued because Frias Transportation Management had made the decision to discontinue its taxicab operations in the Mesquite which left a lot of Mesquite … [Read more...]

Jensen signs with Iowa school

Easton Jensen, who played both football and baseball at Virgin Valley High this past school year, signed a national letter of intent recently to continue playing both sports at the next level for Cornell College. The private liberal arts school … [Read more...]

New Library is model for the future

It was something many in Mesquite were waiting for, residents watched for 13 months while the construction was taking place. Hundreds gathered for the opening ceremonies but nothing compared to the final moment when the new, state-of-the-art Clark … [Read more...]