Candidates should promise to end earmarks

Everybody loves to hate earmarks. Don't they? Nevada Democratic Congresswoman Jacky Rosen, who is running for the Senate in a bid to unseat incumbent Republican Sen. Dean Heller, recently introduced legislation to ban earmarks. Earmarks are those … [Read more...]

Bowling league results Jan. 22, 2018

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In wake of case dismissal, Bundy vows to continue ranching, setting up a potential conflict with feds By Daniel Rothberg The Nevada Independent The grazing will continue, Bunkerville rancher Cliven Bundy … [Read more...]

January 11, 2018

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Take a “Special” icy plunge

You can plunge yourself into chilly waters any day of the year and receive a number of health benefits but when you plunge into the icy waters at the Mesquite Recreation Center  Outdoor Pool on Jan. 20, you’ll be doing it for a very special, fu … [Read more...]

Mesquite visitor counts increase in November

Visitor volumes showed a positive gain in November when 110,894 people came to Mesquite contributing to percentage increases in all categories of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) monthly report. The total visitor count was up … [Read more...]

Senior menu Dec. 28, 2017-Jan. 3, 2018

Thursday, Dec. 28: BBQ chicken, potato salad, spinach, corn on the cob, WW bread w/apple butter Friday, Dec. 29: Fish & Chips, three bean salad, coleslaw, peaches Monday, Jan. 1: Closed Tuesday, Jan, 2: Turkey w/gravy, stuffing, mixed … [Read more...]

Mesquite Animal Shelter Pet Listing December 22, 2017

Dear Santa, I’ve been pretty good this year. Please won’t you grant me my holiday wish? I’ve tried to be patient. But I’m still waiting for someone to love me. Could you bring me a new best friend who will play with me, teach me new things, cuddle … [Read more...]

Cantu defends lightweight title in 13th Mayhem in Mesquite

Berry Myers’ world famous Tuff-n-Uff, held the 13th installment of Mayhem in Mesquite, the future stars of MMA, series at the Casablanca Event Tent on Saturday, Dec. 2. Tickets for Mayhem in Mesquite were priced at only $13 for the occasion and s … [Read more...]

Senior Menu Dec. 7-13, 2017

Thursday, Dec. 7: Chicken parmesan, spinach noodles, tossed salad w/Italian, pineapple Friday, Dec. 8: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, Italian vegetables, WW roll, peaches Monday, Dec. 11: BBQ pork ribs, scalloped potatoes, broccoli, WW bread, … [Read more...]