Sunday, January 22, 2017

Local group working to get Bisbee pool open this year

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
A volunteer group is on a mission to get the Bisbee municipal swimming pool open this year.
Friends of the Bisbee Pool has been working along the city’s community organizations and private citizens who have all been committed to working together to fix the problems that kept the pool from opening last summer.
Cado Daily, a FOBP volunteer, told the Bisbee City Council at Tuesday night’s meeting the group has kicked off a fundraising campaign with a goal of raising $30,000 per season to help the city offset some cost.
“Because the city pool did not open last year partially due to lack of funding for staffing, o ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

Bisbee PD finds unresponsive man during welfare check

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
A Bisbee man is recovering in a Tucson hospital after officers from the Bisbee Police Department found him unresponsive during a welfare check Sunday afternoon.
Bisbee Police officers received a request from a family member to perform a welfare check after a Campbell Street resident had not been heard from for two days. 
Officers responded to the house and located the resident unresponsive in a chair inside the home. The officers called for assistance from the Bisbee Fire Department to respond to the home and the man was transported to the hospital. 
As of Monday the man was responding and slowly recovering a ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

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