Brewer visits Tucson for Heores Day

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Governor Jan Brewer was in Tucson Tuesday to honor local heroes.

She helped recognize southern Arizona first responders during Heroes Day. They received awards for their service above and beyond.

"They exemplify the very best of us, showing us what courage, service and sacrifice look like in real life," said Arizona Governor Jan Brewer in her address to the local heroes.

The first responders also received free meals all day. Residents signed large thank you cards for them as well.