Tucson Fire Chief Dan Newburn in 2002, as a board member of the Southern Arizona Chapter of the American Red Cross.
Full-out preparation for fire season may not be enough in a year when winter disappeared.
Firefighters work to extinguish a blaze in the 5300 block of Theodosia Avenue in St. Louis on Friday, April 19, 2013. A man died in the fire. Photo by Christian Gooden, firstname.lastname@example.org
Child Protective Services workers had prior contact with the mother of an 18-month-old twin girl who died Friday of injuries that police said were caused by repeated physical abuse.
A downed power line added to the danger Tucson firefighters faced early Thursday morning while battling a blaze that destroyed two buildings on the south side.
A large explosion destroyed a metal roll-up door and damaged the contents of a storage unit just before 9 this morning.
The Tucson fire and police departments are investigating a series of fires that occurred within 24 hours near East Golf Links Road and South Camino Seco.
Crews from Rural/Metro Fire Department are working to control a fire in a home in the 3700 block of North Tres Lomas Drive. That's near East Tanque Verde Road and East Catalina Highway.
Two neighbors were nearly overcome by smoke early Thursday morning when they entered a burning home to search for two people thought to be inside.
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Two of three residential fires in a 12 hour span Wednesday and Thursday were arson.
Three residential fires in 12 hours kept Tucson firefighters busy overnight.
Rural/Metro Fire Department crews were called to put out a house fire in Sahuarita shortly before 8 p.m. Monday night; no one was injured.
A kitchen fire Thursday afternoon caused major damage to an eastside home.
An unoccupied mobile home went up in flames Sunday morning.
The weather was hot and sunny, but the firefighters at Northwest Fire District's Station 34 were preparing for a fierce monsoon.
A 35-year-old woman gave birth Thursday in a fire department ambulance while en route to the hospital, authorities said.
Crews from Rural/Metro Fire Department put out a blaze at a northeast side condominium this afternoon.
Nine people were injured Sunday night when two minivans collided
on Tucson's northwest side, officials said.