Reid Statement on Moapa Solar Project

Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after the Nevada Public Utilities Commission this week rejected a proposal to build a 200 megawatt solar power plant at the Moapa River Paiute Indian Reservation for the benefit of all … [Read more...]

Council flies through agenda

It was a simple night at the Mesquite City Council meeting Tuesday, which began with three songs performed by the Half Notes Choir, part of the Desert Dames, a local women’s organization with approximately 500 members. In celebration of Nevada Day t … [Read more...]

Saying goodbye to a hero

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Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Oct. 20 – 26, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 10/20/2014 through 10/26/2014: Total Calls For Service: 57* 911 Transports: 24 Non Transports: 20 Inter-facility Transports: 10 Fire Related Incidents: 3 FIRE … [Read more...]

Trick or Treat Tail-Gate

Join Highland Manor for a Howl-o-ween Event!  Bring your dogs in their costumes for our residents from Highland Manor Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation to enjoy.  There will be dog treats and a best-costume contest on Thursday, October 30, from 4 – … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police to Host Trunk or Treat on Halloween Night

The Mesquite Police Department will hold its 7th Annual Trunk or Treat at the Mesquite Rec Center west parking lot, on Friday, October 31st from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Deputy Chief Scott Taylor said “the event started as a way to provide a safe trick or t … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite Oct. 19 – 25, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for Oct. 19 – Oct. 25, 2014. Oct. 19: Traffic Accident w/ Damage: An officer was dispatched to a W Mesquite Blvd motel parking lot, in reference to a … [Read more...]

Early Voting Today and Tomorrow

While early voting in Clark County began on October 18, Mesquite's local early voting will only be available at the Deuce 2 Building at 150 N Yucca Street on Tuesday, October 28 and Wednesday, October 29 from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. both days. Voters are … [Read more...]

‘Zumbathon’ beat rocks recreation center Gym

Zumba dancers of all ages danced for charity Thursday evening at the Mesquite Sports and Leisure Department’s annual Zumbathon. Titled ‘Dance for the Cure’, dancers danced the evening away to a rhythmic Latin beat. The event raised money for the Mesqu … [Read more...]

Josue de Santiago Opens the Mystery Door

Only students who have faithfully attended school every, single day during the month are able to have their names put in for the Mystery Door drawing.  Once selected, the student has the task of deciding whether to take what is in a plain, white … [Read more...]