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...]

A just sentence in Flores case

Moapa Justice of the Peace Ruth Kolhoss, presiding in Mesquite Municipal Court on Monday, sentenced Starr Flores to one year in jail. Flores also must reimburse the $745.26 she wrung out of the generosity of Virgin Valley residents and businesses. … [Read more...]

Mesquite Regional Business will still go about its business

The Nevada Attorney General’s Office has opined that Mesquite Regional Business looks like a duck, quacks like a duck and walks like a duck. So it’s a public body, or at least the equivalent of one, and should operate subject to the Nevada Open Mee … [Read more...]

It’s the last minute to file for the water and power boards

You hear a lot of complaints these days about the Overton Power District and or even the Virgin Valley Water District. Some of it may be justified, but most is not. Let’s face it, utilities are just not that popular with most of us. In many parts o … [Read more...]

More questions that can now be answered

The agenda for Tuesday’s Mesquite City Council meeting had an item deserving of celebration. The council was to approve the 2013-2016 labor agreement with the Nevada and General Sales Drivers, Delivery Drivers, and Helpers & Representing the P … [Read more...]

Little Changes make a big difference in serving you

Peggy Stauffer: Social Security District Manager, Las Vegas Social Security Card Center The new year is always a time for change. People across the world make resolutions and set goals to better themselves and the world around them. Whether you want … [Read more...]

My apologies

To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to apologize to the mayor, city council and the citizens of Mesquite for wasting your time at the city council meeting on Feb 25. When I was appointed to the Road/Dump Committee for Highland Hills … [Read more...]