Life through the eyes of Lucile Carstensen shown at The Lost City Museum exhibit in May

An eagle in watercolor, vistas in Arches National Park and quail in the desert landscape are vividly portrayed in the May exhibit of Mesquite artist Lucile Carstensen at the Lost City Museum.   In “Nature in the Southwest” Carstensen’s art captures wo … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite April 27 – May 3, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for April 27 – May 3, 2014. Trespassing: April 27 - An Officer was dispatched to a casino on W Mesquite Blvd concerning a trespassed male.  The Officer … [Read more...]

County to Host Surplus Auction May 17

Clark County will host a government surplus auction at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, at 4320 Stephanie St., off Flamingo Road near Dog Fancier’s Park. The popular auctions feature vehicles, office equipment, lost and found electronics, and other item … [Read more...]

Mayor MIA for breakfast, but parade goes on

[slideshow_deploy id='156'] While the 30th Annual Mesquite Days began festivities and events on Thursday, May 1, the real fun began on Saturday as people descended to downtown Mesquite. Those looking forward to seeing Mayor Mark Wier in his … [Read more...]

“Woman of Valor” picked as state’s top senior citizen

A “woman of valor” was chosen to be the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year 2014. Raymonde Fiol, a 77 year old from Las Vegas, was selected as the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year 2014 for her many years of selfless service in preserving the memory … [Read more...]

Grad Night Out June 5

Members of the Senior Class of 2014 may have many plans after graduation, but their first night as graduates will be spent with the Mesquite Police Department. The annual event provides a fun-filled night and a safe location to celebrate graduation. … [Read more...]

All calls must use 702 area code

You must begin to use the full 10 digits when calling 702 area code numbers beginning Saturday. Calls will not be completed without the 702 area code. The change is the result of the scheduled area code overlay. Beginning June 3 a new area code will … [Read more...]

Wier’s last pancake breakfast Saturday

Saturday may be the last time Mark Wier will make a public appearance in Mesquite as the community’s mayor. Wier, on April 22, announced he was resigning effective May 12. But Wier is scheduled to attend the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce Mayor’s Pan … [Read more...]

Judicial Candidate Forum Saturday

Voters will be faced with a long list of non-partisan judicial races on their June primary ballots. The Mesquite Republican Women and the Friends of the Founding Fathers plan to help local residents learn more about these candidates with a Judicial … [Read more...]

Full Mesquite Days Schedule

Celebrating Mesquites Heritage Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Date:      April 9, 2014 – May 31, 2014 Time:      Tuesday – Saturday 10AM – 4PM Admission is Free Location:35 West Mesquite Blvd.(Virgin Valley Heritage Museum/Fine Arts Center) Con … [Read more...]