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Grass fire near Gunsight Pass 50 percent contained

Grass fire near Gunsight Pass 50 percent contained

The fire is located 15 miles east of Green Valley in the Santa Rita Mountains.

December 10, 2015 7:28 pmLoading…
Photos: Top 10 photos of the day

Photos: Top 10 photos of the day

Photos: A look at some of the day's best pictures.

August 27, 2015 2:17 pm Photos

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Photos: Wildfires in the West

Photos: Wildfires in the West

In California and Washington, firefighters and the national guard try to contain blazes.

August 19, 2015 4:47 pm Photos

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30 stunning reader photos of fire above Tucson

30 stunning reader photos of fire above Tucson

Readers from all over the Tucson area captured stunning photos of the Finger Rock Fire burning in the Catalina Mountains on Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Email eds@tucson.com with your photos to be included in the gallery.

August 06, 2015 9:30 am Photos

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Tucson's intense night view of fire in Catalinas

Tucson's intense night view of fire in Catalinas

A wildfire that had been burning in a remote part of the Catalina Mountains near Tucson since July 29, reignited on Wednesday and has spread to 500 acres. The flames were visible at night from all areas of town.

August 05, 2015 9:52 pm Photos

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Letters to the editor

Opinions on college sports coverage, VA Choice program, Golder Ranch Fire Department.

June 29, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Kearny fire now at 1,100 acres, 15% contained

Kearny fire now at 1,100 acres, 15% contained

Most evacuated are being allowed back home.

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Wildfire north of Sonoita 90 percent contained

Wildfire north of Sonoita 90 percent contained

Second smaller fire burning in remote area NE of Tucson

May 22, 2015 5:30 pm Related
Fire danger is high in Southern Arizona grasslands

Fire danger is high in Southern Arizona grasslands

Recent rains are lessening fire danger but grasslands dry out quickly.

May 10, 2015 6:00 pm Photos

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Brush fire contained at 20-acres north of Tucson

Fire crews will remain overnight to fully extinguish the fire, authorities said.

May 08, 2015 5:26 pmLoading…
Tucson weather: Gusty winds, fire warnings

Tucson weather: Gusty winds, fire warnings

Fire warnings issued for areas east of Tucson, including Safford, Douglas and parts of Nogales.

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National forest officials urge caution with fire

National forest officials urge caution with fire

Your cooperation is needed to prevent fires on forest lands this weekend.

April 02, 2015 7:40 pmLoading…
Calm fire, explosive warning at Huachuca

Calm fire, explosive warning at Huachuca

Prescribed fires above Fort Huachuca's gunnery ranges serve several purposes.

February 18, 2015 5:00 pm Video Photos

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Monsoon-nurtured grasses could fuel winter wildfires

Monsoon-nurtured grasses could fuel winter wildfires

Lush growth in the mountains has raised the risk of wildfires.

November 25, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Treating the landscape with fire

Treating the landscape with fire

Most of the land burned in Arizona wildfires this year was managed.

September 06, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Buildings weren't burned by Forest Service, judge rules

Buildings weren't burned by Forest Service, judge rules

Two Oracle-area couples claimed their properties were destroyed in a backburn.

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Rosemont pays $551,000 firefighting bill

Rosemont pays $551,000 firefighting bill

2011 wildfire was started by a company employee.

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