Letter to the editor-Gold Butte

In reading “Gold Butte boundary may be adjusted" according to a statement by Senator Heller, I very much question whether President Trump has the authority to change monument boundaries, and furthermore, why anyone would even want to do so. The r … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Walmart- Get A Map!

The Walmart in Mesquite “Nevada” has a pop up tent over a Nabisco display with the University of Utah logo all over it. This Walmart is obviously in “Nevada”! It should be promoting UNLV! Besides UNLV being a “Nevada” school, it is just an hour away, … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor Junior Golf 9-7-17

Another great Virgin Valley Junior Golf season has come to an end. We would like give a big thank you to all of our local businesses for their help and support! We started the season with our most popular event, night golf! It was sponsored by … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Harvilak, Clever credit card scam! This is a new one!

This is very clever. I would probably fall for it if not warned. Give this wide distribution. This scam is actually very clever. Just when you thought you'd heard it all. Be very careful out there! Beware of people bearing gifts. The following is … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Boone

In this post-truth era, the Congressional Western Caucus spins false narrative to con the public into giving away our recreation lands to extractive resources interests.  In particular, the notion that National Monuments historically have been … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Rylander

Open Letter to the City Council about Monument Review Vote Greetings Council and Mayor, First of all, thanks go to Geno for his no vote on resolution 927, support for review of the Gold Butte National Monument boundaries. I am extremely … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Montgomery

At the Virgin Valley Community Food Bank and Thrift Shop we are thankful every day for our many blessings. However, a few people deserve a special thank you during this hot summer. First our Volunteers! The most caring, loving, giving group every … [Read more...]

Open letter to George Rapson, Brian Wursten and David Ballweg:

I voted for all of you during the last election as I believed it when you said you would represent the City of Mesquite with integrity, honesty, transparency and what would be for the benefit of Mesquite. Instead, I find that you voted to remove a … [Read more...]

LTE Phantom Fireworks

Phantom Fireworks hopes everyone enjoys a wonderful family Independence Day holiday, and, if you use consumer fireworks, please use them safely. There is no good consumer fireworks experience if it does not emphasize safety first. Phantom advises … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Butler

I'm writing this in response to Bob Szuch's letter in the June 8 issue of Mesquite Local News regarding smoking/pets in casinos. I somewhat agree with what he said about pets in the casinos, but I vehemently disagree about his "feelings" about … [Read more...]