Nevada rates high on rural road conditions

Nevada may not compare well with the rest of the nation when it comes to its schools, but at least its rural road conditions are top in the class. According to USA Today, Nevada joins Florida and Tennessee as having the smallest percentage of … [Read more...]

Eaglets Flock to Beaver Dam

As summer draws to an end, the yearly migration of eagles to Beaver Dam Elementary School begins.  Swooping down from Scenic, Jones' Flat, Littlefield, Desert Springs, and Beaver Dam the students began the school on August 11.  This year top eagle, M … [Read more...]

Obituary: Kimball Jensen

Kimball Earl Jensen, 62, of Desert Springs, AZ and Mesquite, died in his home on August 16, 2014. Kimball was born to Earl and Carol Jensen in Fort Ord, CA on October 4, 1951. He married Brenda Lynn Jensen (Williams) on September 3, 1972. … [Read more...]

Mesa View Regional Hospital may not have been affected in records breach

According to CNN Money online Monday morning, Community Health Systems, the parent company of Mesa View Regional Hospital in Mesquite, had recently been hacked and the information thieves stole information on 4.5 million patients including names, … [Read more...]

Ramos to serve in Mexico mission

Elder Tristen Ramos has been called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will serve in the Mexico, Mexico City Chalco Mission for 24 months. Andres and Sarah Ramos of Littlefield, AZ are his parents. Good luck … [Read more...]

Preserve the Harvest for Winter Meals and Holiday Gifts

by Melinda Myers The cucumbers have filled the vegetable drawer, you've run out of cabbage recipes and your family is refusing to eat one more BLT. Or maybe you just couldn’t resist that special deal on a bushel of tomatoes, potatoes or apples at t … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Welcomes New Faculty Members

With the start of the new school year, Beaver Dam Elementary School has added four faculty members.  Each comes to the Eagles’ nest with the commitment to education which has become the norm for those working with the beloved eaglets.  The positions b … [Read more...]

New Surgeon Joins Mesa View Medical Staff

Mesa View Regional Hospital is pleased to welcome general surgeon George Hahm, M.D., as an independent member of the medical staff.  Dr. Hahm recently moved his family to Mesquite from Virginia, where he practiced at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals and Helpful Tips

Pet-Friendly Tips for Landlords - follow up to previous article Pets in Rental Housing According to the 2009/2010 American Pet Products Association (APPA) National Pet Owners Survey, 62 percent of American households have at least one pet. That … [Read more...]

ADOT completes some I-15 bridge projects, easing traffic restrictions

Virgin River Bridge No. 6 reconstruction to continue through 2016     Travelers who use the Interstate 15 corridor in the far northwest corner of the state will get some relief as the Arizona Department of Transportation finished a series of bri … [Read more...]