ObamaCare costs keep soaring

Premiums for ObamaCare-eligible health insurance plans are soaring this year, according to an analysis by the Urban Institute. The study, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, found that the lowest priced of the so-called gold plans … [Read more...]

A Jewish Wedding on Friday the Thirteenth

Friday the thirteenth may not be everyone’s idea of the perfect anniversary but for Jesse and Miriam Samuels it’s the perfect day to add to their already fairytale romance. The couple met on a dating web site and it only took half of the first dat … [Read more...]

MAYORS PANCAKE BREAKFAST

The Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services is hosting the annual Mayors Pancake Breakfast. This event will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 7:00AM – 8:30AM at the Family Heritage Park, 100 North Arrowhead Ln, next to the LDS C … [Read more...]

2018 Mesquite Days Grand Marshal

Dr. Ann Smith Rice - will be honored as the 34th 2018 Mesquite Days Parade Grand Marshal, “Empowering Our Youth”, is this year’s theme and goes hand in hand with Dr. Rice’s passion and mission. Dr. Rice has been a resident of Mesquite for over 23+ … [Read more...]

MESQUITE DAYS 2018

Davis Amusement Cascadia is the carnival coming to town for Mesquite Days 2018 event. The Davis family will bring an exciting lineup of rides, fun games, and tasty food. There will be something for the entire family. Enjoy the carousel, the 82 foot … [Read more...]

Two Cheers for Education

I’m not ready for a full-throated set of three “Huzzahs” for education just yet. The 2,000 plus page, $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill that will keep the government open through August, at least showed some spunk even though still woefully short in … [Read more...]

Mesquite Days 2018 Annual BAKE – OFF

Coming soon “Mesquite Days Cupcake Wars!” The Virgin Valley Historical Society invites individuals and /or groups to participate in this year’s challenge. Judging will include most creative, best tasting and best presentation of cupcakes. The Virgin V … [Read more...]

Bulldog Softball Roundup for week of April 13

The Virgin Valley High School Lady Bulldog softball team ended the first week of 3A Sunrise Conference play with a 1-2 record. The Lady dogs lost to Boulder City 14-8 on Monday April 9, lost to Del Sol 15-5 and got their first win 15-7 over … [Read more...]

Police Blotter April 8-14, 2018

Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. This week, … [Read more...]

Mesquite PD Locate and Arrest Utah Attempted Murder Suspect

On April 11 at approximately 6:30 a.m., Mesquite Police were asked to assist Utah Law Enforcement in locating an attempted murder suspect who was possibly in our area and possibly still armed. Mesquite detectives were able to locate the suspect in … [Read more...]