Letter to the editor-Thomas Maher

I just received my DISH Network monthly bill and was surprised to see a new charge entitled City Gross Receipts Tax which amounted to an added charge of $5.15 per month.  Can anyone explain this new tax to me? Thomas Maher Mesquite NV … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Stilley-Next non-smoking petition will be tighter

Not exactly sure of Mr. Greer's qualifications as they relate to medical science or economics but his letter of 7/5/18 appears to be de facto proof that the original non-smoking petition was, in fact, flawed or illegal. The obtuse facts and figures … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Petrillo

I have to protest the current column from Mike Young and a response from Cindy Toutant. Mike's current column is full of distortions, half-truths and outright lies. Undocumented aliens are not eligible nor do they receive free housing, free health … [Read more...]

LTE-McGreer

Recent efforts to block a 2018 vote to ban smoking in casinos and other smoking establishments has backfired. On June 13, 2018, City of Mesquite staff presented their financial assessment of city revenue should citizens vote to ban smoking in … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Toutant

It saddens to hear so many people talk about the President of the United States with such negativity and hatred.  I avoid facebook a lot now because of the negative and spiteful posts.  As an American, these types of comments are anti-American and o … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Smith

What is broken about it? Let’s have a conversation. I am an Immigrant and remember it took my family quite some time to be admitted into the USA back around 1960. Two years if I recall correctly. It took a Sponsor (so we wouldn't become part of … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Petrillo

I would like to congratulate Jayden Perkins who just received the Las Vegas Review Journals Male Athlete of the year award for Nevada prep athletics. We loved watching him play the last few years for the Virgin Valley HS football team. He has great … [Read more...]

LTE- Marlys Harper

I am beyond disturbed when I read this newspaper, especially lately. Numerous falsehoods that we have publicly disputed time and time again are presented as facts. At the City Council meeting on Wednesday, June 13, Barbara Ellstad used public … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Picior

LTE- Chris Picior I’m on the initiative petition committee that filed the Mesquite Citizens Initiative for Clean Indoor Air and I need to address the continued misinformation that has appeared in this newspaper. When we decided to move forward w … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Bell

As a society we are ruled by big government to a point that sometimes I feel we are just spinning our wheels and working to support government and those who think higher taxes and more programs will produce better results; this is, in many a case, is … [Read more...]