BLM gives up its duty

To the Editor: The Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service and other federal agencies on Saturday capitulated to threats of violence from armed militia members and ceased their legally and morally required duty to remove trespass cattle … [Read more...]

Bundy’s not the only one

To the Editor: We have been keeping up with rancher (Cliven) Bundy and his problems with the BLM and US Park Service. What a story! My family lives in Clinton, Ark., and we ranch here and have for 50 years. We are having problems with the U.S. Fish … [Read more...]

Bundy should be ashamed

To the Editor: Mr. Cliven Bundy is back in the news I see, causing hate and contention. How dare he run his cattle on Nevada lands, without the blessing of a federal bureaucracy. How dare he run 200 head or so cattle! Mr. Bundy you should be running … [Read more...]

Vietnam Veterans give thanks

To the Editor: As president of the Mesquite Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 993, I would like to thank all those who supported us in our fundraisers this past week. Special thanks go to the Eureka, Gerri Chasko, and their staff for hosting the … [Read more...]

More evidence for smoke-free casinos

To the Editor:  On the heels of the Surgeon General’s report that was released in January, a senior scientist with the Centers for Disease Control has just published more research further supporting need for all indoor workplaces – including casinos … [Read more...]

Animal Shelter thanks Cub Scouts

[slideshow_deploy id='1205'] To the Editor: A big thank you to Cub Scout Pack 640. As a project the group wanted to do something for the animals at the shelter. They collected food, treats, toys, brushes, collars and items for the animals. On … [Read more...]

Mesquite cares for animals

To the Editor: We Care for Animals’ spring rummage sale and raffle was a great success thanks to the support of the community.  Thanks to all of you who came out and gave your support by donating or purchasing items.  As reported you contributed ove … [Read more...]

Cub Scouts praise the Eureka

To the Editor: As Cubmaster of Pack 8, I’d like to thank the community for their support of our recent fundraising efforts. On behalf of all the youth and leaders, I want to express a huge thanks to the Eureka. Their support from the pasta garden i … [Read more...]

Wolf Creek reopens; offers thanks

To the Editor: On behalf of the entire team at Wolf Creek Golf Club, myself, and my brother Chad, I would like to thank the entire Virgin Valley and Mesquite community for its incredible support over the past few weeks. As many of your readers are … [Read more...]

Veterans Center seeks donations for Honor Flight

To the Editor: The national Honor Flight Network began in 2005 in Dayton, Ohio, and was created solely to honor World War II veterans by sending them to Washington, D.C., to see the monument dedicated to their service. Honor Flight Southern Nevada … [Read more...]