Family Members Escape Interstate Crash That Destroys SUV

At approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday evening, Aug. 6, 2014, a father and his two sons escaped serious injury when their SUV struck a guardrail as they approached Exit 122 on Northbound Interstate 15. Despite the significant damage to their Jeep … [Read more...]

Horsford Visits Senior Resource Fair

Representative Steven Horsford of Nevada’s fourth district attended a senior resource fair event yesterday at the Mesquite Senior Center.  The event featured tables staffed by representatives from various organizations and government ag … [Read more...]

Marijuana facilities approved in Mesquite

The cultivation, testing and dispensing of medical marijuana is now allowed within the City of Mesquite.  The city council approved three measures Tuesday night that set the standards, zoning and fees for medical marijuana facilities in a 4 to 1 … [Read more...]

Summer radKIDS program begins next week

An educational organization, radKIDS is dedicated to providing proven & effective life saving skills for children and teaching them how to “Resist Aggression Defensively.” The safety class will be taught by local, certified instructors: Rod … [Read more...]

Special City Council Meeting about Medical Marijuana Tuesday

On Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 5 p.m., the Mesquite City Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting to vote on the proposed community-wide Medical Marijuana regulations. The City Council has reintroduced Bill Nos. 484 and 485 respectfully, … [Read more...]

BTAB meeting for tonight cancelled

Due to lack of zoning items, the Bunkerville Town Advisory Board meeting scheduled for tonight has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting is 7 p.m. Thursday, August 28, 2014 with a special call date of August 14, 2014. The town … [Read more...]

Marijuana issue packs city hall

Over 120 people packed the city council chambers Tuesday night for a “Town Hall” meeting on medical marijuana.  The meeting was called by the Mesquite city council to provide presentations both for and against medical marijuana as well as public test … [Read more...]

Community and Honor Guard gather to honor one of Mesquite’s Veterans

A few weeks ago, local resident and US Army Veteran Bill Strickland was admiring another resident’s flag pole. According to Robert Nielson, Strickland’s wife, Phyllis, told him that Bill “just loves your flag pole. Can you order him a flagpole like it … [Read more...]

Scouts Camp Out near Zion

The Boy Scouts from Virgin River Valley District attended summer camp July 14-19 at Camp Kolob near Zion National Park. The theme of the camp was “Honor to God and Country”.  The scouts were from Troops 40, 82, 488, 493, 596, 640, 998 in Mesquite, Tro … [Read more...]

Medical Marijuana Heads to August 5 Decision

Tuesday night the Mesquite City Council formally reversed itself and approved holding a special meeting August 5 at 5 p.m. to make a decision on allowing medical marijuana facilities within Mesquite. The decision was 4 - 1 with councilor Kraig … [Read more...]