MPD urges community to use holiday safety tips

The Mesquite Police Department wishes to extend our best wishes to all during this holiday season. Unfortunately, during the holidays we see a rise in various crimes. Whether it is in your neighborhood or at a local shopping center, awareness is the … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Elementary School Gathers Food

Beaver Dam Elementary School students are taught to be responsible.  They know that caring for others is an important responsibility.  At this time of giving thanks the students learned about the many blessings that come our way on a daily basis, … [Read more...]

Clark County Accepting Applications for Animal Advisory Committee

The County is currently accepting applications for four spots on the Animal Advisory Committee. The six-member committee is made up of people who represent specific groups, and so the current vacancies must be filled by people who fit the … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter Dec. 1, 2014

WARRANT ARREST/POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA – LITTLEFIELD Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Evan William Pelletier, 31, of Beaver Dam and Katherine I. Perkins, 31 of Cedar City, Ut on Friday (11/28) evening.  Pelletier was arrested for … [Read more...]

ROVER here next Tuesday

The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) Veterans Outreach “ROVER” Program will visit so veterans and family members will be able to meet with a Veterans Service Officer (VSO) to learn about benefits and services they may be eligible for but … [Read more...]

Council meeting shorter than expected

Below is the preliminary story that was printed in today's MLN. Applicable changes or developments are printed here in red. With Thanksgiving falling on a Thursday this year, as will Christmas and New Year’s Day, the Mesquite Local News published … [Read more...]

2014 Holiday Cyber Shopping Guide

By Peggy Pope CAppTech Service Whether it’s Thanksgiving’s Gray Thursday, Black Friday or Cyber Monday and beyond, large retailers are gearing up for the holiday shopping season with many offering price guarantees and free shipping; if you find … [Read more...]

Cooking Tips Offered for Safe Thanksgiving

The Clark County Fire Department is reminding residents to be safe cooks on Thanksgiving and throughout the holiday season. Cooking is a leading cause of home fires. Nationally, Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for cooking-related fires, … [Read more...]

Festival kicks off holiday season

If the Christmas decorations in the stores before Halloween weren’t evidence enough that the holiday season is upon us there should would have been no doubt after attending the Festival of Trees which was Sponsored by the Mesquite Arts Council and … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite November 16 – 22, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for Nov. 16 – 22, 2014. Nov. 16: Suspicious Person/Circumstance: An officer was dispatched to a Nolina Ridge residence in reference to a suspicious … [Read more...]