Bisbee man stabbed
By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
A Bisbee man was stabbed in the head and the left side of his body in the early morning hours of Monday in Old Bisbee.
Mark Radhe, of Bisbee, was transported to Copper Queen Community Hospital and then flown by helicopter to University Medical Center for his injuries.
According to information from the Bisbee Police Department, a call came in at 12:26 a.m. Monday about the stabbing. Officers responded to the scene, where they found Radhe stabbed in the head and left side.
According to police, Radhe was stabbed near Subway and Main Street shortly after leaving the Bisbee Grand Saloon by an assailant first desc ....read full story (e-subscribers only)
Annual Bisbee Blues Festival honors roots
By Dianna Metzler
The Bisbee Observer
The 10th annual Bisbee Blues Festival was a success last Saturday at City Park with an increase of attendees of about 50 percent.
The final numbers are still to come in, but local community radio station KBRP saw approximately 1200 people at the event throughout the day, explained KBRP Station Director Ryan Bruce.
“KBRP is thrilled at the success of this event, not only because of the attendance of the event, but because of the ability to directly support live music in Bisbee,” he said.
“It is hard to pick a highlight, but CW Ayon’s festival performance was one of them, as I believe a lot of people were ....read full story (e-subscribers only)
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