Wolf Creek golf course sues Water District

Paradise Canyon, LLC, which owns the Wolf Creek golf course in Mesquite, sued the Virgin Valley Water District on May 16 in civil court over a 2011 lease agreement that provides the golf course with irrigation water. While the lawsuit does not … [Read more...]

Council candidates file campaign financing reports

With primary election day less than a week away, eight Mesquite City Council candidates filed their initial campaign contribution and expense reports on May 22. The next report is due Friday, June 8 just four days before the June 12 primary election … [Read more...]

MESQUITE REGIONAL BUSINESS ANNOUNCES NEW CEO

Mesquite Regional Business is pleased to announce the hire of its new President and CEO, Colton Teerlink.  Colton began on May 21 and will take over completely for interim director Courtney Sweetin by the end of the month.  Colton was born and raised … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Respond to Drowning Incident

On May 23 at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Mesquite Police Department and Mesquite Fire & Rescue responded to an incident involving a 3 year old boy who was found in a pond behind a home.  Mesquite police officers and fire personnel quickly … [Read more...]

Laub joins board, VVWD wraps up loose ends

In one of its shorter meetings of the year, the Virgin Valley Water District installed a new board member, approved its final budget for FY2019, and authorized two agreements on issues that have been pending before the board for several … [Read more...]

Mesquite Regional Business announces two new board members

Mesquite Regional Business is excited to announce the addition of two new members to its Board of Directors. Ty Wakefield, CEO of Mesa View Home Care, joined the board in March after Burton Weast stepped down for personal reasons. Rob Fuller, … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Investigation Results in Three Drug Dealers in Custody

On May 14 at approximately 12:30 p.m.,  Mesquite Narcotics Detectives concluded a lengthy investigation involving multiple suspects trafficking and distributing crystal meth and heroin in Mesquite.  Detectives were involved in multiple purchases of il … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Arrest couple on felony child abuse/neglect charges

On May 9, at approximately 9:30 a.m., Mesquite Narcotics Detectives concluded an ongoing investigation involving a husband and wife selling illegal drugs. The husband was currently on supervised probation for previous controlled substance sales … [Read more...]

Council takes up smoking ban petition

The Mesquite City Council reviewed an initiative petition committee verification geared towards banning smoking in casinos, bars, restaurants, and even private living areas at its Tuesday, May 8 meeting. Tracy Beck, Mesquite City Clerk, presented … [Read more...]

Two schools receive marijuana tax money

The Mesquite City Council gave a homework assignment to all four school principals in the Virgin Valley. According to a consensus of all five councilmen at the Tuesday, May 8 meeting, Virgin Valley Elementary School (VVES) principal Kathy Davis … [Read more...]