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Friday, January 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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2018 Wildfire Season


News >  Spokane

Wallet? Check. Medicine? Check. Portable Toilet? Emergency officials create checklist for fleeing wildfire

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 10:30 p.m.

If a wildfire is nearby and you need to evacuate, have your medicine, a flashlight, family heirlooms, lots of other essentials and maybe a portable toilet ready to take with you. The Greater Spokane Emergency Management agency on Friday issued reminders to the public about the meaning of three levels of evacuations and the preparations that should be taken in advance of a potential wildfire in your neighborhood.