Fifth annual Elvis Rocks Mesquite June 20-21 to include cash bonus in name of late fan

The fifth annual Elvis Rocks Mesquite, always considered one of the favorite activities at the CasaBlanca Resort, will receive a heartfelt boost when the colorful event returns June 20-21. This year’s event will include a cash bonus in the name of … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter June 10, 2014

DRUGS/DRUG PARAPHERNALIA – LITTLEFIELD (ARIZONA STRIP)            Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Brenda Kay Dawson, 45, of Henderson, NV, early Monday (6/9) evening for possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, … [Read more...]

MPD thanks community for Grad Night support

                    Grad Night marks the beginning of the 100 deadliest days of summer for teens. As part of the Mesquite Police Departments commitment to the safety … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics June 2-8, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 6/2/2014 through 6/8/2014:  Total Calls For Service: 53* 911 Transports: 29 Non Transports: 11 Inter-facility Transports: 13 Fire Related Incidents: 1 DELAYED … [Read more...]

Randall Helms

 Randall D Helms died Sunday, June 8, 2014 at his home in Mesquite after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Green Bay, WI on January 22, 1952, the son of the late Bernard C. and Marilyn (Steffen) Helms Jr. He graduated from West DePere … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite, June 1 – 7, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for June 1 - 7, 2014. June 1: Animal complaint: Officer responded to a local casino on E Pioneer Blvd on a report of missing dogs. Owner stated he l … [Read more...]

Fireworks Safety Class for Fireworks Booth Operators Scheduled

Those interested in operating a Fireworks stand in Mesquite are required to attend a safety class Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Mesquite Fire Station 3, at 3 John Deere Drive.  The Class will begin at 1:30 p.m. It is required that the primary … [Read more...]

Library District Board of Trustees Adopts FY 2014-2015 Budget

The Library District’s Board of Trustees adopted the FY 2014-2015 budget starting July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2015, at its Board Meeting held on May 15, 2014. The budget’s General Fund, or operating fund, is $55.4 million. “Six years of cost red … [Read more...]

Mesquite Nevada Named a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

As thousands participate in Bike to Work Week nationwide, the League of American Bicyclists has announced its latest round of Bicycle Friendly Community℠ (BFC) awards, including Mesquite, Nevada at the bronze level. With nearly 40 million Americans b … [Read more...]

Public input sought on Nevada’s arts needs, vision via online survey

Anyone who wants to provide comments or share their thoughts and vision as part of an animated and passionate conversation about the state’s arts and cultural needs can do so with a new Nevada Arts Council online survey through July 15 … [Read more...]