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Bisbee City Council Will Rewrite Civil Union Ordinance

April 13, 2013
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Bisbee will rewrite the civil union ordinance, after being threatened by Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne over its constitutionality under Arizona law. According to USA TODAY, Bisbee agreed to rewrite the ordinance rather than be sued by the state.
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Bisbee’s Milestone Week – Civil Unions Approved, Medical Marijuana Now Available

April 4, 2013
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The Bisbee City Council approved a civil union ordinance for partners this week, and the first medical marijuana dispensary opened on Naco Highway.
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Bisbee Events and Celebrations

October 18, 2012
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Bisbee almost always has lots of events, celebrations and music. Where wobblies, hippies and ne'er-do-wells celebrate workers and slackers alike.
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Brian Terry Memorial Act Renames Naco Border Patrol Station

May 15, 2012
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President Barack Obama signed the Brian Terry Memorial Act, which will rename the Border Patrol Station in the Bisbee area in honor of the slain agent. Brian Terry was murdered over a year ago, with an assault rifle that was part of the infamous "Fast and Furious" gunwalking cases, where ATF and FBI agents documented...
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Bisbee and Naco Raided in Drug Bust

February 2, 2012
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Bisbee and Naco area residents were arrested on warrants during the last 48 hours, on indictments for trafficking marijuana. Nine homes in Naco, Bisbee and Sierra Vista were raided, and several arrests were made. KVOA leads with a lurid, hyperbolic headline: Feds take down members of a violent drug cartel. What they mean is that...
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Bisbee Bans Disposable Shopping Bags

December 8, 2011
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By unanimous decision, the Bisbee City Council became the first city in the state of Arizona to ban single use shopping bags. The ban will be voluntary, before being reviewed by the City Manager. Five cent fees for the use of disposable fees may soon be charged in the larger retail stores, followed by...
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Bisbee Deportation Planned at Masonic Hall with Lawmen and Businessmen Targeting Wobblies

November 18, 2011
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Once upon a time in Bisbee, miners and sympathizers were forcibly evicted by a conspiracy of lawmen, businessmen and “good Masons” who met and planned the violent deportation at the Masonic Hall, which is now the Bisbee Mining and Historical Society.
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Songs For the 99%- Dirty F@#*ing Hippies Were Right!

November 10, 2011
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The Hippies were right, but that's not what is important now. Doing what's right is harder, than being right.
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Bisbee Protesters Occupy Bank of America

November 6, 2011
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Bisbee Protesters occupy Bank of America, urging customers to move their money to community credit unions.
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Bisbee Transportation Plan Study Public Meeting on October 27th

October 17, 2011
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Bisbee residents are invited to join the City of Bisbee and the Arizona Department of Transportation at an October 27th public meeting to learn more about the on-going study to develop a Comprehensive Transportation Plan for the community.
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