Final Empty Bowls Project bowl-a-thon set for Saturday

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/20/16. It’s officially fall and that means there’s just one last major opportunity to play with some clay in support of the ninth Sierra Vista Empty Bowls Project. The final bowl-a-thon of 2016 will take place on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ceramics studio in room 405 of Cochise College’s Sierra …

SVPD supports child passenger safety campaign with strict enforcement

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/17/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department will emphasize strict enforcement of child passenger safety laws in support of the national Child Passenger Safety Week campaign from Sunday, Sept. 18, through Saturday, Sept. 24. Police officers will enhance enforcement and public awareness of child passenger safety laws by exercising zero tolerance for child restraint and seat belt violations …

Sierra Vista takes action to beautify community

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Sierra Vista. AZ 09/13/16. The City of Sierra Vista Community Development Department invites local residents to participate in efforts to beautify Sierra Vista and has launched the Sierra Vista in Action initiative to make such volunteer efforts wider reaching and easier to orchestrate. The initiative kicks off with Sierra Vista in Action Day, a new community cleanup and beautification event …

Signal installation begins Tuesday

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/12/16. Construction of a new traffic signal at Campus Drive and Colombo Avenue will begin Tuesday, Sept. 13, and continue through early November. Work will typically be conducted on weekdays between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Motorists are advised to avoid this intersection during these hours when possible, although two-way traffic will generally be maintained on both …

Flash floods expected to impact Southeast Arizona

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/06/2016.  The Sierra Vista Police Department would like to remind the public that there is a 100 percent chance of rain expected to hit the Sierra Vista area within the next two days, courtesy of hurricane Newton, which is currently traveling north through the Gulf of California. Hurricane Newton will be sending moisture and 25- to 30-mile-per-hour …

Public invited to 9-11 ceremony

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/02/16. Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services, in partnership with other local agencies, will host A Day of Remembrance for those who lost their lives in the terror attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The ceremony will take place at Sierra Vista Fire Station 3, located at 675 Giulio Cesare Ave., on Sunday, Sept. 11, at 6:00 p.m. The public …

Detail results in five citations for sale of alcohol to minors

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  08/26/16.  The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force cited employees at five businesses in Cochise County during a Covert Underage Buyers detail conducted in cooperation with the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety and the Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control on Saturday, Aug. 20. The task force targeted 32 businesses in the Sierra Vista, Benson, Tombstone, …

Build a bowl to feed the hungry

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  08/23/16. It’s time to dig into some clay in support of local food banks at the second bowl-a-thon held to prepare for the Ninth Sierra Vista Empty Bowls Project fundraiser this fall. The bowl-a-thon will take place on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Pottery Studio @ Sierra Vista located inside the …

Local man arrested for multiple sex charges

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  08/03/16.  James Decker, 39 of Sierra Vista, was arrested on July 30 following an investigation that began when the parents of the victim, a 15-year-old girl, tipped off the Sierra Vista Police Department that their daughter was receiving inappropriate text messages. The victim’s parents had previously advised Decker to stop communicating with their daughter, but when they …