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 Nor … [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 commu … [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...]


The Exchange Club of Mesquite invites you to again be part of an awe-inspiring event as they present the 12th annual One Thousand Flags Over Mesquite tribute to our military and our veterans. The field of 1000 American flags will be assembled on … [Read more...]

Council approves limited marijuana money to schools

The Mesquite City Council’s approach to approving portions of marijuana sales tax receipts for local schools couldn’t have been more different compared to when the issue was first introduced several months ago. Councilman Brian Wursten introduced a … [Read more...]

Barquist chosen to be Grand Marshall for Vet’s Day Parade

Army Veteran, Mayor Allan Litman, has been Mesquite’s Mayor for a while, but not nearly as long as he’s been extending great efforts to another important mission that's near and dear to him . Mayor Litman extends great efforts to pay tribute to Vet … [Read more...]