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Northwest Fire District

Tucson boy on bicycle struck in hit-and-run

An 8-year-old boy riding a bicycle on the northwest side was struck in a hit-and-run Thursday.

April 03, 2014 7:15 pm Related
Northwest Fire to decide on future of hotshot crew

Northwest Fire to decide on future of hotshot crew

Tucson’s only hotshot crew believes it is about to be disbanded.

March 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Car crashes into northwest-side bus stop

Car crashes into northwest-side bus stop

Firefighters needed the Jaws of Life Thursday morning to free a teenager trapped in a Lexus after it crashed into a bus stop.

January 17, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Motorcyclist dies from crash injuries

A motorcyclist who crashed with a car in Marana over the weekend died Monday, authorities reported.

January 13, 2014 9:23 pm
Fire destroys 2 mobile homes in NW Tucson

Fire destroys 2 mobile homes in NW Tucson

Two mobile homes were destroyed in a fire just before midnight Wednesday northwest of Tucson, officials say.

January 10, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Widow of Tucson area's fallen hotshot gives birth to his daughter

After undergoing labor for 24-hours, Roxanne Warneke gave birth Thursday to a healthy daughter.

December 20, 2013 8:45 pmLoading…

Firefighters to run for fallen comrades

To honor the memory of the 19 Arizona wildlands firefighters who died in the Yarnell Hill Fire, 10 members of the Ironwood Hotshots will raise funds by running in a special event in Sunday’s Tucson Marathon.

December 05, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Jester, a retired K-9 for Northwest Fire District, dies

Jester, a retired K-9 for Northwest Fire District, dies

Jester, a retired black Labrador retriever that aided Northwest Fire District firefighters in arson investigations, died last week of natural causes.

November 25, 2013 8:00 pmLoading…
Elderly couple escape train on Tucson's northwest side

Elderly couple escape train on Tucson's northwest side

An elderly couple escaped injury Tuesday night after they got out of their car, which was struck by a train on the railroad tracks at West Ina Road.

November 13, 2013 12:00 am
Car and bus collide at Estes Elementary School; no serious injuries

Car and bus collide at Estes Elementary School; no serious injuries

A car and bus collided in a bus lane at Estes Elementary School in Marana at the end of the school day Thursday, but no one suffered serious injuries, authorities said.

September 12, 2013 4:00 pm

Teen dies in northwest-side crash

The teenage boy driving this car was killed when the vehicle hit a wall on the Twin Peaks Road bridge over Interstate 10 on Wednesday afternoon. A passenger in the car was seriously hurt.

September 05, 2013 12:00 am
Woman drives car into northwest side cleaners

Woman drives car into northwest side cleaners

A 66-year-old woman accidentally drove her car into a northwest side cleaners Wednesday night, authorities said.

August 28, 2013 9:00 pm

Man, dog attacked by bees on NW side

A man mowing his lawn and his dog were stung several times by bees on Tucson’s northwest side.

July 22, 2013 1:04 pm

Fundraiser is Friday for family of Hotshot firefighter William Warneke

A fundraiser for the family of a firefighter who died in in the Yarnell Fire near Prescott is set for Friday at Culver's restaurant on the northwest side.

July 18, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

Tucson-area firefighters step in to help in Prescott area

Several firefighters from the Tucson area are in Prescott and Yarnell lending assistance in the aftermath of Sunday's mass casualties.

July 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Curling iron causes fire in NW-side mobile home

A curling iron left plugged in on a couch for hours caused a fire to break out and damage a northwest-side mobile home Sunday.

June 17, 2013 12:00 am
Fire in northwest Tucson causes $140,000 in damage to townhouse

Fire in northwest Tucson causes $140,000 in damage to townhouse

A fire caused $140,000 in damage to a townhouse early Monday on the northwest side.

June 03, 2013 3:40 pm

Four brush fires set along Tucson's Rillito River

Northwest and Tucson firefighters battled four brush fires Thursday that were set along the Rillito River.

May 30, 2013 8:18 pm
New NW Fire chief garners lots of praise

New NW Fire chief garners lots of praise

Michael J. Brandt

May 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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