Medical Marijuana Heads to August 5 Decision

Tuesday night the Mesquite City Council formally reversed itself and approved holding a special meeting August 5 at 5 p.m. to make a decision on allowing medical marijuana facilities within Mesquite. The decision was 4 - 1 with councilor Kraig … [Read more...]

Proposed Agreement Could Bring Big Changes To Mesquite And Lincoln County

Wade Poulsen, the general manager of the Lincoln County Water District (LCWD) presented a conceptual plan for the Virgin Valley Water District (VVWD) to provide water to the Toquop Township area of Lincoln County at the VVWD board meeting on July … [Read more...]

Mudd Volleyball a success for Rotary

Last Friday’s sun was hot, but that didn’t stop four teams from competing in the First Annual Mudd Volleyball tournament sponsored by the Mesquite Rotary, in an effort to raise money for a Disc Golf park in Beaver Dam. Before the competition beg … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics July 14 – 20, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 7/14/2014 through 7/20/2014: Total Calls For Service: 60* 911 Transports: 32 Non Transports: 18 Inter-facility Transports: 7 Fire Related Incidents: 6 Non … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite July 13 – 19, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for July 13 – July 19, 2014. July 13: Unknown Problem: Officer responded to a local residence on Sunvalley Dr for a 911 hang up.  Officer determined … [Read more...]

Community forum Thursday

Community members are invited to meet with Andy Barton, Mesquite City Manager, at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 24. This open forum will be held at The Holiday Inn Express located at 1030 West Pioneer Blvd.  This is an opportunity to ask questions, … [Read more...]

Gorge plane crash claims two victims

Update as of 3 p.m. Monday, July 21: According to the MCSO, the pilot, Daulton Rey Whatcott, 19, was traveling with his younger brother Jaxon McKee Whatcott, 16, both from Clinton City, Utah. They were traveling from Bountiful, Utah, enroute to … [Read more...]

2014-2015 Property Tax Bills in the Mail

Tax bills for the more than 730,000 parcels in Clark County are being mailed to property owners this week, according to the County Treasurer’s Office.  The taxes levied on all secured real property in the County for fiscal year 2014-2015 total just le … [Read more...]

Students in Clark County invited to create poems for Spark! Poetry Writing & Recitation Competition

Clark County high school students are invited to create original poems for the Vegas Valley Book Festival Spark! Poetry Writing & Recitation Competition. Entrants should submit by Sept 2 three original poems to be judged by a panel of poets, a … [Read more...]

Chamber to host another Cash Mob tomorrow

Rooster Cottage Consignment Gallery is about to get a boost in business, as the Chamber brings their Cash Mob event to the store located at 748 W Pioneer Blvd. The event will be on Saturday, July 19 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more information … [Read more...]