Artist to dedicate mural to the City

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Local artist Joanne Berry will dedicate her recently completed mural in the West End to the City of Sierra Vista at a public event outside the Century Link building, located at 50 N. Garden Avenue, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16. Speakers at the dedication event will include Sierra Vista Mayor Rick Mueller. Admission is free and …

Update will limit credit and debit card processing on Friday

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Several City facilities will be unable to process credit or debit card transactions on Friday, Aug. 25, while the recently upgraded point of sale system is updated. Credit and debit card processing will be unavailable at the following facilities on Friday: City Hall, the police department, the Pedro Castro Maintenance Center, Fire Station 3, and the Vista Transit Center. The …

License plates must be clearly visible at all times

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The Sierra Vista Police Department would like to remind motorists of a new state law banning anything that obscures a vehicle’s license plate. The law, which went into effect on Aug. 8, states that a person shall not use a cover, substance, electronic film, or device that obscures from any angle the numbers, characters, year validating tabs, or the name of …

CUB detail results in four citations for sale of alcohol to minors

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force cited employees at four 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. 19. The task force targeted 30 businesses in Sierra Vista, Bisbee, Benson, and Tombstone based on previous …

Drivers urged to slow down for Highway 90 project

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While the Arizona Department of Transportation completes a chip-seal project on Highway 90, the Sierra Vista Police Department would like to remind motorists to follow the posted speed limit. The speed limit along the Highway 90 Bypass from Buffalo Soldier Trail to Industry Drive has been reduced to 35 mph but SVPD officers have observed some drivers traveling at much …

Grant supports free car safety seat and bicycle helmet programs

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Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services offers free car safety seats, in addition to instruction on how to use them, and free bicycle helmets for children thanks to ongoing support from the Tucson Medical Center Foundation. Part of the Children’s Miracle Network, the foundation has provided grant funding in support of these programs since 2008 and recently provided about $26,000 …

Woman arrested for selling stolen vehicle and growing marijuana

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a Sierra Vista woman for trafficking in stolen property and production of marijuana after the recovery of a stolen vehicle led investigators to serve a search warrant at her residence on Friday, Aug. 11. The investigation began on Aug. 3 when a Sierra Vista resident reported her vehicle, a 1995 Chevrolet Blazer, as missing …