Nevada Secretary of State Launches Online Resource for Registration, Ballot Delivery for Overseas Military Voting

Secretary of State Ross Miller today unveiled Nevada's Effective Absentee System for Elections, or EASE, an online application that seamlessly integrates voter registration and electronic ballot delivery and marking. EASE is available to members of … [Read more...]

Fire Department stops another vehicle fire

Mesquite Fire and Rescue responded to a car fire at the Condo complex at 717 Hafen Lane. Chief 2 arrived first and found a passenger car with the engine compartment heavily involved with fire which was less than 5 feet from a detached … [Read more...]

NDOT Swiftly Opens Additional Lanes on I-15 Near Moapa

The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is pleased to announce that one southbound lane and two northbound lanes on I-15 near Moapa are now open.  Restrictions on commercial vehicles have been lifted; however, over-dimensional vehicles will be … [Read more...]

Water District continues discussion

In a meeting Tuesday night, the Virgin Valley Water District Board and attendees continued discussion on possible rate increases and structuring. With help from VVWD Manager Kevin Brown, Aaron Bunker, Wes Smith and Mike Chandler of Bowen, Collins … [Read more...]

VVES, honor’s local businesses and groups at open house

Virgin Valley Elementary School honored local groups and businesses Wednesday night during their annual open house. Principal Cathy Davis explained how important community involvement in Mesquite helps our local schools meet financial needs during … [Read more...]

OPD Meeting Agenda for Tonight

NOTICE OVERTON POWER DISTRICT NO. 5 BOARD MEETING OVERTON OFFICE SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 4:00 P.M. The agenda is posted at the following locations: Bunkerville Post Office, Logandale Post Office, Moapa Post Office, Overton Power District - … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Democrats Host Assembly Candidate James Zygadlo tonight

Virgin Valley Democrats will be holding its monthly meeting on Wednesday, September 17 at 6:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 1030 W. Pioneer Boulevard. James Zygadlo, candidate for Assembly District 19, will be speaking and answering questions. You do … [Read more...]

Rural Nevada Grinding Towards Economic Diversity

The rural job market is a mixed bag. Rural counties in the United States gained about 150,000 jobs over the last 12 months, according to the Daily Yonder. The rural unemployment rate decreased by over one percent during the same period. However, … [Read more...]

NDOT opens I-15 to Commercial traffic, some restrictions

The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has now extended the hours for commercial vehicles to pass on I-15 northbound from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Commercial vehicles weighing over 26,000 GVW are prohibited from passing I-15 northbound outside the … [Read more...]

Reid Secures $1.5 Million in Emergency Relief Funds for Interstate 15 Floods

Nevada Senator Harry Reid announced today that Clark County has received $1.5 million from the Department of Transportation under their emergency relief program because of the extreme flooding last week on Interstate 15. These funds will be used for … [Read more...]