The Hermiston Fire Department said a wildfire has scorched nearly 5 square miles and burned several buildings at the former Umatilla Chemical Depot.
Alberta officials on Saturday lifted mandatory evacuation orders in some areas north of Fort McMurray, where a raging wildfire has forced the evacuation of more than 80,000 people and the …
An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near Twisp that killed three firefighters.
An early morning fire destroyed the only grocery store and gas station in Condon, a town of about 350 along Montana Highway 83.
From our archives, 100 years ago About 57 Spokane firefighters were still suffering from the effects of toxic fumes from a fire in a downtown pharmaceutical storeroom.
Spanish officials ordered 9,000 people evacuated Friday night from a large apartment complex after a raging fire at a sprawling tire dump sent spectacular, toxic clouds of black smoke into …
Fire crews are battling a roughly 55-acre wildfire that began Thursday evening several miles west of Oso.
A nun saved a sleeping man from a house fire early Sunday morning after she banged on the door to wake him up.
A massive convoy was underway Friday to move evacuees stranded at oil field camps north of fire-ravaged Fort McMurray, Alberta, through the community to safe areas south of the Canadian …
An early morning fire tore through a home in Syracuse on Friday, killing six members of the same family, including four children.
Researchers in Nebraska tested a new tool on Friday that could eventually help in fighting grass fires – drones. A team from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln flew an unmanned aircraft …
A morning explosion caused a large fire at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Bonner’s Ferry.
Smokey Bear enthusiasts gathered in Coeur d’Alene this week for their semi-annual convention. Doug Clark dropped in.
Firefighters continue to battle a large wildfire that has burned nearly 90 square miles of mostly rangeland in northwestern Oklahoma.
Firefighters rescued a man trapped in the basement of a burning home, early Saturday afternoon.
An early morning fire destroyed a vacant South Hill business building along the busy 29th Avenue corridor early Wednesday morning. There were no reports of injuries as firefighters continued to …
Officials say nine people have died in a house fire in an aboriginal community in northwestern Ontario.
A small fire in a Spokane Valley hotel room early Friday morning caused minimal damage after an alert front desk clerk noticed smoke and called 911.
The quirky, 10,000-square-foot, sun-drenched oceanfront compound that was once owned by USA Today founder Al Neuharth burned down, and fire investigators said Wednesday they were examining if ongoing construction played …
A man charged in an apartment fire that killed three people, including his son, says he was drinking and smoking near his oxygen tank when it caught fire.
A massive overnight fire at a central Kentucky apartment complex killed three, injured at least five and forced some residents to leap from second-story windows to escape the flames.
An Atlanta fire spokesman says a fire has killed multiple victims at a boarding house.
The Department of Transportation says it has issued final regulations prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes on any domestic or foreign airline flying to, from or within the United States.
Idaho police believe four teenage boys are responsible for setting fire to the high school principal’s house.
A security camera inside a suburban Chicago home recorded a hoverboard catching fire shortly after a child left the house, which was extensively damaged by the blaze.
Spokane Valley fire crews responded to a commercial structure fire inside an industrial lot early Friday morning.
The federal government is funding a new initiative with $780,000 aimed at lowering wildfire risks and improving forest health in the eastern Cascades this year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture …
Firefighters put out a two-alarm blaze at a north Spokane auto shop Thursday night.
A resilient cat survived a massive fire Friday.
A massive warehouse fire in central New Jersey burning out of control for more than half a day has generated enough smoke to be detected by weather radar and forced …