Election results made official by city council
By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
The Bisbee City Council met in a special session Monday night to approve a resolution declaring and adopting the results from the general election.
The council approved Resolution R-14-21 declaring and adopting the results of the general election held on Nov. 4, and ordering the recordation of the resolution.
As a result of the approved resolution, Ronald Oertle will be sworn in as the new Mayor of Bisbee at the Dec. 2 city council meeting by Justice of the Peace Judge Morales along with new Council Members Joan Hansen and Serena Sullivan, who were elected to serve on the city council in the August primary el ....read full story (e-subscribers only)
Bisbee Business and Professional Women honor Hansen, Swan
By Dianna Metzler
The Bisbee Observer
The Bisbee Business and Professional Women (BPW) honored two local residents at their annual Woman of the Year and Woman of Achievement Banquet at Café Roka last Wednesday.
This year the BPW named Joan Hansen as Woman of the Year and The Bisbee Observer’s own Laura Swan as Woman of Achievement.
BPW President Becky Orozco said, “We here to recognize our local women and the role that they play. Each year around the National Business Women’s Week we have this event where we recognize a woman in our community, our Woman of Achievement, and then from our own ranks we choose our Woman of the Year.”
Hansen expla ....read full story (e-subscribers only)
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