System wells cover water needs as VVWD’s largest well fails

Virgin Valley Water District manager Kevin Brown awoke to bad news Tuesday morning, April 3, as his staff reported the complete shutdown of the district’s biggest producing well, Well 31. Trouble with leakage in the well casing was reported Monday e … [Read more...]

February visitor count shows continual increases

In February 2016, 110,561 people visited Mesquite when the month had one extra day. In February 2017, that number fell to 103,365 with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority blaming the decrease on having one less day in the month. While … [Read more...]

GOP CD4 Debate scheduled for Mesquite

The Mesquite Republican Women are hosting one of the few debates between Congressional District 4 Republican candidates that will be held before the June primary election. The debate is scheduled for April 11, 5:30 p.m. at the Mesquite Veterans … [Read more...]

TDS Telecom-fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite

TDS Telecom (TDS®) has kicked off construction of a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite.  Construction on the network started in March and will reach at least 2,500 homes this year. TDS is investing millions with this FTTH project. TDS c … [Read more...]

Police Blotter March 25-31, 2018

Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. This week, … [Read more...]

Arrest Report March 25-31, 2018

Statistics supplied by Mesquite Police Department. Disclaimer: These names were reported in the Mesquite Police Department’s arrest report released April 2. Persons should be presumed innocent until convicted in a court of l … [Read more...]

Basic EKG – Telemetry Tech Class

CSN Mesquite is excited to offer a noncredit Basic EKG- Telemetry Tech class. This course is designed to prepare students for employment as a monitor-telemetry technician. Participants will receive theoretical and practical instruction designed to … [Read more...]

Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra Premiers Local Musicians Composition

Local Mesquite musician, Will Rhoden’s newly composed musical composition which was especially written for the Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra will be premiered during the orchestra’s Saturday, April 14, 7:30 P.M. concert at the CasaBlanca Resort S … [Read more...]

Community meeting evolves into a pitch for more volunteers

The Virgin Rivers Community meeting was held on Thursday, March 22 at the Beaver Dam Fire Station. The VRC covers the Arizona communities of Beaver Dam, Littlefield, Scenic and Desert Springs. The intent of the meeting was to honor those who give … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Guillen Heating/Cooling & Refrigeration LLC

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting at Guillen Heating/Cooling & Refrigeration LLC. On April 5, 2018 at 5:15 pm at 111 E. Mesquite Blvd. Jose Guillen has been a resident of Mesquite since 1995 … [Read more...]