Wednesday, October 23, 2013 4:00 am
The Mountain Vista Fire District is on its way to becoming a completely independent fire department with its recent decision to pursue hiring its own emergency services personnel — firefighters, paramedics, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and fire officers.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 4:00 am
Keeping with the patriotic spirit of Sept. 11, all of the businesses and churches at the corner of La Cañada and Magee came together for the second annual First Responders Appreciation Block Party.
Thursday, June 27, 2013 3:36 pm
Friday, June 7, 2013 3:29 pm
On June 6, at 5:05 p.m., deputies from the Foothills District responded to a single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle in the 5500 block of West Overton Rd. When deputies arrived they located the motorcycle inside a fenced area on the property of Degrazia Elementary School. The motorcyclist was conscious and being treated by Mountain Vista Fire Department personnel.
Friday, May 24, 2013 8:22 am
Northwest Fire District units along with an Engine from the Mountain Vista Fire District responded to Thornydale Road just south of Linda Vista Blvd just after 9:30pm after 9-1-1 calls were received indicating multiple pedestrians had been struck by a vehicle.
Monday, March 4, 2013 12:07 pm
The Marana Unified School District secondary music program and Mark Wood, recording artist, performer, producer, inventor, Emmy‐winning composer and music education advocate are pleased to present and perform an exciting and electrifying event on March 7 and March 8 at Mountain View High School auditorium, 3901 W. Linda Vista Blvd Tucson, AZ 85742.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 4:00 am
Mountain Vista Fire District has been successful in annexing the Camino de Mañana area in Northwest Pima County and received certification of the annexation from the Pima County Board of Supervisors.
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 4:00 am
Mountain Vista Fire District has surpassed the number of signatures of owners and the amount of property value required to annex nearly four square miles of Northwest Tucson into its district for fire protection.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 2:49 pm
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 6:30 am
Today many ceremonies will be held to honor those lost 11 years ago on Sept. 11 when terrorists hijacked planes, flying them at the World Trade Center in New York.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 11:10 am
Final concert of this summer’s bluegrass series is Sept. 8
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 9:13 am
Register for the American Heart Association’s Tucson Heart Walk
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 4:00 am
Annexations by Northwest area fire districts are blooming this spring as quickly as desert flowers. The Northwest Fire District has four annexations in progress, Mountain Vista Fire District has one, and Golder Ranch Fire District has the largest annexation of them all.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 8:45 pm
At 2 p.m. Saturday, crews from Mountain Vista Fire District were
dispatched to the 800 block of west Calle Casquilla for a
14-month-old female child who was found in the backyard pool.
Friday, January 27, 2012 12:36 pm
Mountain Vista Fire District crews worked to extinguish a house
fire on the northwest side yesterday, where a woman jumped from the
second story to escape the flames.
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 4:00 am
A second annexation petition of Northwest Tucson properties
proposed by the Northwest Fire District has failed to secure the
required number of signatures to be successful.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 3:00 am
Expanding rapidly northward from its human-caused point of
origin near the international border with Mexico, the Monument Fire
would eventually consume more than 30,000 acres and destroy more
than 60 structures. Started on June 12, nearly a month would pass
before full containment would be achieved.
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 3:00 am
Thursday, Sept. 8, Heroes Day
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 3:00 am
Mountain Vista Fire District’s board of directors last week
voted to discontinue service to the Teal Blue Trail,
Thornydale/Moore Road and Camino de Manana III areas effective Oct.
1. All three are areas the neighboring Northwest Fire District is
offering to annex.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:00 am
Jorgensen Brooks expands services
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 3:00 am
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:00 am
Property owners in unincorporated Pima County in Northwest
Tucson who aren’t currently part of an organized fire district have
a few options open to them, according to the state fire marshal.
But unless those property owners choose annexation, they face the
prospect of losing fire protection for their homes and property
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 3:00 am
Residents in unincorporated Pima County in Northwest Tucson got
a reprieve from Rural/Metro Corp. last week when the company
extended its fire protection subscription services for 60
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 3:00 am
Scottsdale-based Rural/Metro Corp., a national provider of
private fire protection and ambulance services, has agreed to be
acquired by Warburg Pincus, a private equity firm, in an all-cash
transaction estimated at $438 million.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 4:00 am
March 17 meeting to detail Copper Creek kindergarten