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They Made the Day Special!!!

Happy Valentine’s Day Shift A Station 152 Capt. M. Landman, Engr. K. Thomas, FF A. Roush During their busy day of handling several calls, stopped in to Canyon Valley Memory Care for a visit. Realizing it’s more than emergency calls and fighting fires that reach people, they dropped in to hand out candies to the…

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Teenager injured after rolling vehicle in Madera Reserve

A teenage driver was sent to the hospital Friday after rolling the vehicle he was driving off the road in Madera Reserve. The Green Valley Fire District responded around noon to South Kent Springs Place and East Josephine Canyon Drive, where the mid-sized SUV had gone off the side of the road. The male driver…

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Dumpster fire behind Arizona Family Restaurant

The Green Valley Fire District made quick work of a dumpster fire early Sunday morning. Firefighters responded to the dumpster behind Arizona Family Restaurant shortly after 3:45 a.m., and had the blaze out a few minutes later. A tree hanging over the dumpster had to be pulled away to contain the fire. There were no injuries, according…

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Safety on the Way

Green Valley Fire District picked up 50 car seats from Tucson Medical Center for its Car Seat Program that has certified child passenger safety technicians from the fire district assisting people with correct installation of child seats.  They also inspect and provide car seats, if necessary.  The 50 seats were donated to “Safe Kids” Pima…

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Gas leak in GV under control

Green Valley residents left without gas after Southwest Gas crews damaged a four-inch line this morning should have it back this afternoon, said Southwest Gas spokeswoman Sonya Headen. Seven people from three homes in the Sunrise Vista neighborhood were evacuated around 11 a.m. after maintenance crews struck the line, Headen said. A total of 35…

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GVFD crews help fight fire in Nogales

Green Valley Fire District was among several agencies that responded to a wildfire in the Vista del Cielo area of Nogales on Friday. The fire originated in a recycling company and spread with heavy winds into the adjoining desert. GVFD worked with crews from Nogales Fire Department, Nogales Suburban Fire District, Rio Rico Fire District,…

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Water Heater Fire Sparks Evacuation

A smoldering fire erupted Wednesday morning when a homeowner opened a door to a water heater, prompting the evacuation of a Green Valley home. Rose Englund said she opened her hot water heater closet when looking for something and discovered the fire.  She called 911 and she and her husband evacuated their home in the…

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Headed for Christmas

Green Valley Fire District Firefighter Mark Savalle shakes hands with Green Valley resident Ferdinand LaRocca at the Stuff the Truck event Saturday outside Walmart.  GVFD and the international Association of Fire Fighters Local 4125 collected toys and cash donations for their Adopt-A-Family program throughout the day.  “Wherever I am, I do this,” said LaRocca, a…

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Local Heros Breakfast

Each Year Prestige Assisted Living shows their appreciation for the services of First Responders and EMT personnel by inviting them to enjoy a delicious breakfast and friendly company with the residents.

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