Sierra Vista designated a Bicycle Friendly Community

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The League of American Bicyclists has announced that Sierra Vista earned a bronze level designation as a Bicycle Friendly Community. The designation reflects the many ways Sierra Vista supports bicyclists including efforts to share bicycle safety education opportunities, access to bicycle amenities like Sierra Vista’s 30-mile network of multi-use paths, and community participation in events like Walk and Bike to …

Man arrested for sexual exploitation of a minor

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man for sexual exploitation of a minor on Thursday after finding evidence associated with the transfer of a digital file that had been reported by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. SVPD first received the report regarding the transfer of a digital file depicting a male juvenile exposing his genitals …

Youth program offers taste of fire and medical services

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Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services is now accepting applications for its CADET program, which provides local 16 -to 18-year-olds a hands-on introduction to fire and emergency medical services. The Confidence, Accountability, Diversity, Education, and Teamwork (CADET) program will take place on Monday, June 5, through Saturday, June 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Lunch and refreshments …

Enjoy family fun at the West End Fair

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The community is invited to enjoy a day of shopping, entertainment, food, and fun for the whole family on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the 12th Annual West End Street Fair. The fair will take place on Fry Boulevard from North Garden Avenue to North Avenue, on Fab Avenue from Fry Boulevard to Wilcox Drive, …

Students encouraged to bike or walk to school May 8-12

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Local schools and partner organizations in Sierra Vista and on Fort Huachuca will once again celebrate National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 10, by encouraging students to walk or bike to school all week long. The Fort Huachuca Accommodation School District and Sierra Vista Unified School District have been celebrating National Bike to School Day locally for several …

Animal care center to resume regular hours

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The Nancy J. Brua Animal Care Center plans to resume Saturday hours starting next week now that staffing levels can once again support the additional day. The center had to temporarily discontinue its Saturday hours, while extending Thursday hours to 6:30 p.m., in October due to a shortage of staff members. Starting Monday, May 1, the following regular hours will …

Reduced speed limit strictly enforced during Coronado Drive project

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As work continues on a project to widen the last two-lane stretch of Coronado Drive, the Sierra Vista Police Department will be strictly enforcing the reduced speed limit within the construction zone while workers are present. Both northbound and southbound lanes of Coronado Drive have been narrowed from Busby Drive to Golf Links Road and the speed limit has been …