BISBEE OBSERVER HEADLINES 09-23-2021


Bisbee man charged with assault and armed robbery of his mother

Laura Swan

The Bisbee Observer

A Bisbee man was booked into the Cochise County Jail charged with aggravated assault and armed robbery for allegedly brandishing a weapon and robbing his mother.

Daniel Miranda, 41, Bisbee, was booked into jail charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, robbery, recklessly handling or discharging a firearm and burglary on Sept. 16.

According to information from the Bisbee Police Department a caller requested a welfare check on Miranda‚Äôs mother after she called them crying, saying….read full story (online subscribers only)

BUSD COVID mitigation plan now includes quarantine guidelines

Laura Swan

The Bisbee Observer

The Bisbee Unified School District governing Board approved changes to the districts COVID mitigation plan which now includes quarantine guidelines.

BUSD Superintendent Thomas Woody told the board guidelinesat a meeting of the governing board on Sept. 7 that he was recommending adding quarantine requirements to the COVID mitigation plan for BUSD so that it would specifically spelled out the necessary quarantine time periods for both vaccinated and unvaccinated students and staff.

The BUSD COVID mitigation plan which is a fluid document and subject to change as needed provides protocols and guidelines for everything from health and safety, screening and isolation for staff and students, food service, transportation, what to do if someone tests positive…read full story (online subscribers only)


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