Sierra Vista man dies in motorcycle crash

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/25/16.  A crash on Avenida Cochise near Copper Sunrise resulted in the death of a 51-year-old Sierra Vista man riding a motorcycle today. Eastbound Avenida Cochise from Coronado Drive to Oakmont Drive will remain closed into the early evening while the Sierra Vista Police Department conducts an investigation of the incident. Police received a report of a …

Signal project may cause minor traffic delays

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/21/16. .  Work to install a new traffic signal at the intersection of Colombo Avenue and Campus Drive may result in minor delays on Thursday, Sept. 22, and Tuesday, Sept. 27, while poles and mast arms are erected. Sierra Vista Police Department officers will direct traffic during these periods, which will extend from about 7 a.m. to …

Sierra Vista artist wins West End mural contest

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/20/16. Sierra Vista artist Joanne Berry’s mural design has been selected to appear on a prominent wall in the West End and garnered praise from members of the Sierra Vista City Council at Tuesday’s work session. Berry has lived in Sierra Vista since 1979 and her longtime love for the area inspired her to enter the contest …

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 …