GENERAL MANAGER SIGNS 5 YEAR CONTRACT

June 26, 2018 Overton, NV. The Overton Power District #5, Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the signing of the General Manager, Mendis Cooper, to a new 5-year contract. Mr. Cooper has been serving as General Manger for 5 years and was Asst. … [Read more...]

Natural gas comes closer to Mesquite

Natural gas service in Mesquite is scheduled to begin in the first quarter 2019 if all goes well, according to representatives of Southwest Gas Corporation who gave an update to the Mesquite City Council at its Tuesday, June 26 meeting. Scott … [Read more...]

Judge grants injunction against smoking ban

After an hour-long hearing on Tuesday, June 26, Clark County District Judge William Kephart granted a restraining order and preliminary injunction against a ballot initiative petition that would outlaw smoking in casinos, private apartments and … [Read more...]

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

Photos by Samuel Snow   … [Read more...]