Fireworks Safety Class for Fireworks Booth Operators Scheduled

Those interested in operating a Fireworks stand in Mesquite are required to attend a safety class Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Mesquite Fire Station 3, at 3 John Deere Drive.  The Class will begin at 1:30 p.m. It is required that the primary … [Read more...]

Library District Board of Trustees Adopts FY 2014-2015 Budget

The Library District’s Board of Trustees adopted the FY 2014-2015 budget starting July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2015, at its Board Meeting held on May 15, 2014. The budget’s General Fund, or operating fund, is $55.4 million. “Six years of cost … [Read more...]

Mesquite Nevada Named a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

As thousands participate in Bike to Work Week nationwide, the League of American Bicyclists has announced its latest round of Bicycle Friendly Community℠ (BFC) awards, including Mesquite, Nevada at the bronze level. With nearly 40 million Americans … [Read more...]

Babies at the Museum – Roos N More Baby Animals to visit The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum

Today from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Roos N More will bring some of their baby animals to visit The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum at 35 W. Mesquite Boulevard. While the event is free of charge, event participants are encouraged to donate gently used baby … [Read more...]

VVHS offers history on disk

The Virgin Valley High School Yearbook Department compiled all of the school’s yearbooks dating back to as early as 1920 and is offering the community a chance to own a little piece of history. For just $25, a disk containing scanned yearbooks … [Read more...]

This Week in History – June 6, 2014

Virgin Valley Heritage Museum  June 1st- June 7th June 1877- Sugarcane planted June 1928- Swamps drained in Mesquite to get rid of mosquitoes. June 1939- Mesquite Literary Club meeting held at the home of Mrs. Estela Hafen. Each member … [Read more...]

Mesquite Nevada Named a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

As thousands participate in Bike to Work Week nationwide, the League of American Bicyclists has announced its latest round of Bicycle Friendly Community℠ (BFC) awards, including Mesquite, Nevada at the bronze level. With nearly 40 million Americans … [Read more...]

Congratulations to the Class of 2014! Ceremonies begin tonight at 8 p.m.

[slideshow_deploy id='1370']With the school year over, the VVHS seniors will walk through the school one last time tonight, June 5, as they receive their diplomas and the keys to their future. Graduation is to begin at 8 p.m. at the Virgin Valley … [Read more...]

Rotenone treatment scheduled for Virgin River

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and Virgin River Program will conduct a fish management project using rotenone in the Virgin River Gorge in southwest Utah and northwest Arizona to remove invasive red shiner … [Read more...]

Mesquite Lutheran Child Care Offers Summer Fun

Summer is coming, and the staff at Mesquite Lutheran Child Care, 450 Turtleback Road, have a ton of fun programs planned to keep kids busy this summer. Contact the MLCC at 702-346-3954 for a full monthly calendar of activities! Participants must be … [Read more...]