Task force makes two DUI arrests in Halloween detail

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made two driving under the influence arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, Oct. 28, during the Halloween weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Huachuca City Police Department, and Tombstone Marshal’s Office. In addition to the DUI arrests, …

Grants aid DUI enforcement efforts

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The Sierra Vista Police Department recently received a grant from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety that will enhance its DUI enforcement efforts. A $26,000 grant will help cover the purchase of portable breath testers and the department’s overtime costs for impaired driving details, Covert Underage Buyers (CUB) details designed to keep businesses from selling alcohol to minors, Mothers …

Volunteers needed to serve on citizen commissions

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Local residents are invited to serve on one of more than a dozen citizen boards and commissions that assist the City Council by gathering information, considering issues, and organizing events in particular areas of interest. Each commission has a unique focus ranging from cultural diversity to tourism. Some, like the West End Commission, are tied to certain locations or City …

Fingerprinting service available at police department

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Many employment opportunities require new hires to obtain an active fingerprint clearance card and the Sierra Vista Police Department would like to remind citizens that it offers a fingerprinting service on weekdays. Fingerprinting is available at the police department, located at 911 N. Coronado Drive, Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for a nominal fee. No appointments …

City accepting applications for emergency home repairs

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Homeowners living in substandard housing conditions can now apply for emergency repairs under a new City of Sierra Vista program funded by Community Development Block Grant dollars. The Emergency Repair Program is open to owner-occupied Sierra Vista households that meet Department of Housing and Urban Development low and moderate-income qualifications. Repairs provided under the program are limited to issues affecting …

Task force makes two DUI arrests in Helldorado Days detail

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made two driving under the influence arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Tombstone area on Saturday, October 21, due to the Helldorado Days weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, and Willcox Police Department. In addition to the DUI arrests, the …

Rex Allen Days detail nets one DUI arrest

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made one driving under the influence drug arrest during a saturation detail in the Willcox area on Oct. 7, during the Rex Allen Days weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, and Willcox Police Department. In addition to the DUI drug arrest, the detail resulted …

Airport Fly-in and Open House set for November 4

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The City of Sierra Vista, in partnership with the Experimental Aircraft Association, local chapter 776, will showcase aviation, aircraft, and the joy of flight during the annual Airport Fly-in and Open House on Saturday, November 4. Now in its 24th year, the event promotes general aviation activities at the airport and introduces children to the world of aviation. The event …

Explore disability resources at Sierra VistAbility Day

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Area residents looking for services, information, and resources for people with disabilities can find a local one stop shop at the ninth Annual Sierra VistAbility Day on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Mall at Sierra Vista. Hosted by the City’s Commission on Disability Issues and the Fort Huachuca Exceptional Family Member Program, this free …