Stories tagged: fire
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 18, 2019, 11:02 p.m.
A Spokane Valley paint store was completely destroyed Sunday night in a fire.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
Five businesses were destroyed Monday morning after a fire tore through a historic brick building in downtown Sandpoint.
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 9:49 p.m.
A family of three was displaced Wednesday evening after a fire tore through their Spokane Valley apartment.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
After an unoccupied house caught fire Wednesday morning in north Spokane, police arrested a man who witnesses say left the house after the fire started and wiped his hands in …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
A house fire in the East Central neighborhood was ruled accidental after an investigation by the Spokane Fire Department. The blaze in the house on the 3200 block of North …
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 12:28 p.m.
The Paris prosecutor says a suspect detained in the fire that devastated a Paris apartment building and killed 10 people has been hospitalized at least 13 times in the past …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
The Paris fire service says seven people have been killed and at least 28 injured in a fire in a residential building.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
A semitruck crashed and caught fire Saturday afternoon on Interstate 90 near Moses Lake, blocking eastbound traffic, spilling fuel onto the roadway and sending a plume of black smoke into …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Spokane Valley Firefighters responded to a house fire early Wednesday morning that displaced two people and two dogs. No one was hurt.
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
A massive fireball that engulfed people scooping up fuel spilling from a pipeline ruptured by thieves in central Mexico killed 21 people and badly burned 71 others in what was …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
A 2-year-old boy died in a house fire in Sandpoint early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 7:26 p.m.
Residents of an apartment complex in Cheney were displaced after the wall between two units caught fire Sunday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 4:21 p.m.
A family of six was displaced Friday morning after a fire tore through a chimney and ignited the home’s walls.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
A suspected transient lit a fire in an abandon house along the Bloomsday trail on Thursday. No one was injured.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Krispy Kreme has stepped in to comfort Kentucky police officers mourning the loss of a doughnut truck that caught fire.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
Two months after a fire tore through her home, Devan Howe-Kizzar is still unsure how to move on from that night. With no cash, renter’s insurance or assets, she’s unsure …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
A double-wide house in Spokane Valley nearly burned to the ground Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
P.J. Farrell had a lot to look forward to on Christmas morning. Getting home, waking up his kids, seeing the excitement wash away the tired in their eyes, and watching …
Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 1:11 p.m.
Kids and staff at Chase Middle School were forced to evacuate Wednesday morning after smoke poured out from the school’s ventilation system.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 3:10 p.m.
The Anatolian shepherd’s owner, Andrea Gaylord, was not able to get to her home in Paradise, California, when the fire began to spread Nov. 8 – meaning Madison was left …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
An unoccupied RV suffered extensive damage after catching fire Wednesday. The RV was located near a house and garage in the 1900 block of West Grace Avenue, according to a …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 8:39 p.m.
A house fire Wednesday on the South Hill didn’t injure anyone, but it displaced a family of seven.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
A house fire in the North Indian Trail neighborhood Tuesday was the result of combustibles being too close to a wood stove vent pipe, according a Spokane Fire Department news …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Multiple people were found dead Tuesday at a mansion that caught fire near the New Jersey shore and is owned by a tech company executive, hours after a blaze also …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 2:24 p.m.
An under-construction parking garage caught fire on the South Hill on Friday night.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
Firefighters responded to a house fire Wednesday at 7:15 p.m. on the corner of North Cincinnati Street and East Carlisle Avenue.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
Could a megafire similar to those menacing California erupt in Spokane? Expert says ‘It’s just a matter of time’
Washington and the rest of the Pacific Northwest have been dealing with an increasingly extended and costly fire season – spurred by rising temperatures due to climate change. This year …
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Spokane firefighters responded to a house fire at 700 N. Altamont St. that started at about 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Lime has pulled about 2,000 of its electric rental scooters from the streets of Los Angeles, San Diego and Lake Tahoe, saying a battery defect in one model could cause …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 3:23 p.m.
Outdoor recreational fires are now allowed in Spokane county and city.