Mesquite city council

The Mesquite City Council has decided to give itself a pay raise … but not until 2021. The council voted 4-1, with Dave Ballweg voting against, to return to the level of pay that the mayor and council received prior to 2011, when that council voted t … [Read more...]

A calf of a different kind

It’s got all the similarities, four long legs, the often seen brown fur, big brown eyes,  it lives in a herd and is a new born calf on the Bunkerville range but this calf is no cow. This calf is Volch, the new baby dromedary camel born on Feb. 25 at G … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Christina Potter of ERA Brokers Consolidated

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting for ERA Brokers Consolidated.  Christina Potter will be introducing 3 new agents, Justine Jackson, Lauren Johnston and Julie Lee, to her team “The Christina Potter Gr … [Read more...]

Police Blotter Feb. 18-24, 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 Feb.18-24, 2018

Statistics supplied by Mesquite Police Department. Disclaimer: These names were reported in the Mesquite Police Department’s arrest report released Feb. 26, 2018. Persons should be presumed innocent until convicted in a court of l … [Read more...]

Former Mesquite resident celebrates 100th birthday

Barbara Killins was born February 21, 1918, before the end of WWI. In her hundred years of living she has experienced a century of change and a century of wonderful friendships and memories. Some of her best memories came from her five years living … [Read more...]

Mesquite welcomes new business while saying goodbye to an old favorite

By Kristen Williams After 10 years in business, Ready Golf closed its doors for good on Saturday, Feb. 11. Mike and Michelle Brooks have owned and operated Mesquite’s only full service golf store for the last decade. They recently moved the l … [Read more...]

Mesquite residents gauging interest in starting private school

Jeff Bird is serving as the catalyst to gauge community interest in starting a private school in Mesquite that teaches a classical education based on the Trivium curriculum. “We are exploring the idea at this point and would like to find out if t … [Read more...]

PUCN conducting natural gas consumer session – Revised

Mesquite’s business and residential community members are encouraged to attend a consumer session held by the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, which will listen to comments related to an application filed by Southwest Gas Corp., which is s … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Mesquite Pharmacy

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting at Mesquite Pharmacy.  Located at 114 N. Sandhill Blvd. on March 8 from 5:15 to 7: p.m. Dr. Kodjoe has worked in hospitals, long term care facilities and retail b … [Read more...]