Letter to the editor-Stilley

The 9/6/18 edition had a seven day weather forecast. I am curious as to what city it was for as it definitely was not Mesquite. It did appear to be a nice place to live.   Michael R. Stilley RESPONSE: Michael,   Even … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Hauser

I was very disappointed to read the article about Mesa View Hospital’s decision to discontinue Labor and Delivery services here in Mesquite. 63 babies were born at the hospital in a year, which apparently isn't enough, but in my opinion, it doesn't m … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Chenchick

I constantly see trucks and cars making a U-turn at the intersection of Pioneer and Falcon Ridge to get to the I-15 South.. I believe only the locals know that a left turn will take you to the new exit. Maybe the city could place a sign post at … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Veterans Memorial

Kudos to Mayor Al, Travis Anderson, Mesquite Tile and Flooring (Kevin Parish), Charles Sellner, and the personnel of the Public Works Department and all others that helped with the Veterans Memorial Statues.  This is one of the reasons why Mesquite … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Smith

It has been a long hard road the last few months anticipating knee replacement surgery and finally being home recovering This journey would have been unbearable without the love and support from my friends and loved ones.  You will never know how … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-DePew

A number of Las Vegas Lions Clubs sponsor a camp for underprivileged children each year. This year we decided to have the camp at The Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort. We bussed the kids here from Las Vegas and they had an absolutely wonderful week. … [Read more...]

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...]


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...]