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

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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 Friday, April 27. The task force targeted 31 businesses in the Sierra Vista area based on previous enforcement of …

Pavement replacement project starts Friday

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A pavement replacement project on Camino Bella Rosa and nearby neighborhood streets will begin on Friday, May 4, and is expected to continue through the end of the month. Streets impacted by the project include the northwest half of Camino Bella Rosa, both sides of Camino Arroyo between Camino Angelico and Camino Bella Rosa, and all three cul-de-sacs located along …

Fire danger prompts suspension of open burn permits

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Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services has suspended issuance of open burn permits in response to dry conditions and significant fire danger, which has also triggered fire restrictions in state and national parks throughout southeastern Arizona. “We will continue to monitor weather conditions in the coming weeks and months but we don’t expect to lift the suspension on open burn …

Agencies issue over 170 citations in traffic safety campaign

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The Sierra Vista Police Department, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, and Arizona Department of Public Safety issued more than 170 citations and made several arrests while conducting a multi-agency traffic safety enforcement campaign in the Sierra Vista area last week. Motorists were most commonly cited for speeding in the campaign, which was conducted during the week of Monday, April 16. The …

Take part in the 13th Annual West End Fair

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A stretch of Fry Boulevard and Fab Avenue will once again come alive with shopping, entertainment, and family-friendly fun on Saturday, May 5, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the 13th Annual West End Fair and there is still time to sign up as a vendor. Running along Fry Boulevard from North Garden Avenue to North Avenue, this year’s …

Police arrest serial burglar

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man on Monday for multiple counts of vehicle burglary after a citizen reported seeing suspicious activity in a parking lot. SVPD officers responded to the parking lot of Applebee’s, located at 3899 El Mercado Loop, when a citizen sitting inside a vehicle called in reporting that a man was checking door handles …

Residents urged not to conduct open burns

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Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services urges residents not to conduct open burns or use open flame devices to dispose of yard waste in light of the extreme fire danger often present before summer monsoon rains arrive. While the City does issue permits on a yearly basis for residential open burning, permit holders must still receive authorization from the fire …

Multi-agency traffic safety enforcement campaign starts Monday

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Beginning on Monday, April 16, the Sierra Vista Police Department, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, and Arizona Department of Public Safety will conduct a campaign of heightened traffic safety enforcement. The three agencies, supported by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, will conduct proactive traffic enforcement efforts on roadways and at intersections that have the highest incidence of traffic collisions …