Stories tagged: fire
Tue., Jan. 12, 2010
Chad and Kayla Stewart stood outside their gutted Spokane County home Monday trying to figure out how they will piece their lives back together. The Stewarts, who are raising eight …
Mon., Jan. 11, 2010, 8:08 a.m.
An early morning fire has damaged apartments on North Crestline Street in Spokane. It was the fourth fire that displaced residents in the Spokane area since early Saturday.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2010, 7:57 p.m.
Two people were badly burned this evening inside a recreation vehicle parked behind a north Spokane home.
Thu., Dec. 31, 2009, 8:56 a.m.
Fire officials today were trying to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a 4,000-square-foot home at Hayden Lake on Wednesday night.
Thu., Dec. 24, 2009
A landmark mansion that overlooks Spokane Valley will be rebuilt after an early morning fire that gutted the historic building’s interior, the general manager said Wednesday. “We can rebuild it,” …
Wed., Dec. 23, 2009, 12:32 p.m.
An early morning fire gutted the interior of the landmark Cliff House mansion on the grounds of Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, but its owners said they will restore the damage …
Wed., Dec. 23, 2009
Three people are missing and presumed dead after an early morning apartment fire Tuesday in the historic Curlew School building, authorities said. Two of the missing may be children, confirmed …
Tue., Dec. 22, 2009
Fire damage was so extensive to Chef in the Forest restaurant at Hauser Lake that the fire chief said Monday a cause will be difficult to determine. The fire broke …
Mon., Dec. 21, 2009, 7:47 a.m.
Fire late Sunday gutted Chef in the Forest restaurant at Hauser Lake, authorities reported this morning.
Wed., Dec. 16, 2009, 11:37 a.m.
An electrical fire at Glover Middle School today cancelled classes and forced students to evacuate.
Mon., Dec. 14, 2009, 1:32 p.m.
An electrical short-circuit was fingered as the possible cause of a house fire this morning that forced two men from their home on the North Side of Spokane.
Thu., Dec. 10, 2009, 8:22 a.m.
A fire broke out at a golf course in Nine Mile Falls today. The fire appeared to be in a maintenance building at the Sun Dance Golf Course, 9725 N …
Sat., Dec. 5, 2009
Spokane Valley firefighters provided advanced life support Tuesday when Maria L. Walsh’s minivan was broadsided by a train going 48 mph. But they didn’t have to cut apart the mangled …
Fri., Dec. 4, 2009
A manufactured home was destroyed by a Thursday morning fire that set off ammunition stored inside. One exploding round struck a neighbor who was watching the fire, but she was …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2009
About 40 workers at the Vaagen Bros. Lumber mill in Colville were sent home Thursday after a fire in the mill’s turbine and electrical equipment disabled operations. Russ Vaagen, the …
Thu., Nov. 19, 2009, 2:05 p.m.
About 40 workers at the Vaagen Bros. Lumber mill in Colville were sent home Thursday after a fire in the mill’s turbine and electrical equipment disabled operations.
Tue., Nov. 3, 2009, 10:56 a.m.
An industrial fire at a silicon plant two miles east of Moses Lake was extinguished this morning by a fire brigade at the plant.
Sat., Oct. 31, 2009
Fires forced three Spokane Valley families out of their homes this week, but no one was seriously injured. Assistant Fire Marshal Bill Clifford said three adults and two children may …
Wed., Oct. 28, 2009, 8:38 p.m.
A man on his way to work this morning alerted a family to a house fire that could have killed them, according to the Spokane Valley Fire Department.
Tue., Oct. 27, 2009, 11:51 a.m.
Two structure fires in Spokane Valley had firefighters scrambling Tuesday morning.
Thu., Oct. 22, 2009, 2:48 p.m.
A man and a woman taken into custody during a downtown fire this morning are being charged with second-degree arson, fire officials said this afternoon.
Sun., Oct. 18, 2009
At a time when things were at an economic low for the auto industry, an unexpected setback struck Riverside Auto in Bonners Ferry. On Aug. 3, the community watched as …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2009
The developer of a downtown loft project is seeking damages from the photography studio where last year’s devastating Joel Building fire is believed to have started. In a suit filed …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2009, 9:05 a.m.
A fire in timber and brush in an older section of Liberty Lake threatened to cause an evacuation of residents early today, but firefighters brought the blaze under control quickly …
Wed., Sept. 23, 2009, 12:20 p.m.
The Rathdrum man killed in a mobile home fire Sunday has been identified as Gary M. Lindgren, 65.
Wed., Sept. 9, 2009, 9:49 a.m.
Investigators are looking for a man they think may be connected to a series of fires Friday near Interstate 90.
Thu., Sept. 3, 2009
The Medical Lake Police Department and Fire Department have presented Officer Chris Johnston with a medal and certificate of appreciation for running into a burning house to save two children, …
Tue., Sept. 1, 2009
A fire that destroyed a 250,000-square-foot hay-feed plant east of Moses Lake on Sunday was expected to continue burning for several days, authorities reported Monday. The fire was so hot …
Mon., Aug. 31, 2009, 10:49 a.m.
A fire that destroyed a 250,000-square-foot hay feed plant east of Moses Lake on Sunday was expected to continue burning for several days, authorities reported this morning.
Sun., Aug. 30, 2009, 8:18 p.m.
Firefighters in Grant County tonight are fighting a commercial structure fire at a hay feed manufacturing company east of Moses Lake.