Stories tagged: fire
Wed., April 21, 2010, 12:13 p.m.
A fire in a sawdust pile filled a Spokane Valley woodworking business with smoke this morning, but firefighters were called in time to prevent the blaze from spreading.
Wed., April 14, 2010
A north Spokane woman escaped her burning apartment without injury Tuesday morning in a blaze that caused substantial damage to her unit and sent smoke billowing into adjoining apartments. Cheryl …
Tue., April 13, 2010, 9:03 a.m.
A north Spokane woman escaped her burning apartment without injury this morning in a blaze that caused substantial damage to her unit and sent smoke into adjoining apartments.
Sun., April 11, 2010
A fire Saturday afternoon caused significant damage to a home on Spokane’s South Hill. The blaze, reported shortly before 5 p.m., started outside the home at 1708 E. 10th Ave., …
Sat., April 3, 2010, 3:32 p.m.
Western land managers could shrink the carbon footprint of wildfires by setting more prescribed burns, a new study says. Igniting small, controlled fires reduces fuel buildup in the forest, helping …
Sat., April 3, 2010, 2:28 p.m.
A family of five is being helped by the Red Cross today after an early-morning fire gutted their apartment unit on East Mission Avenue in Spokane.
Tue., March 30, 2010, 1:29 p.m.
Spokane firefighters were at the scene of a fire at a multi-story building on the North Side. The fire call at 1:05 p.m. resulted in a full fire response, including …
Sat., March 20, 2010
Nine more illegal outside fires set by residents to burn yard waste and debris were reported in the two weeks ending March 17, and Spokane Valley Fire may take additional …
Thu., March 11, 2010, 10:15 a.m.
A coffee roaster overheated about 10 a.m. this morning, sending smoke throughout Barney’s Harvest Foods on Dishman-Mica Road.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2010, 7:07 a.m.
Spokane firefighters responded this morning to a two-alarm fire at an old lumber yard at 4030 E. Main Ave. The fire is out, but crews remain on scene.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2010, 6:30 a.m.
An investigation is under way today to determine the cause of a fire that tore through a boarded-up apartment building that had been badly damaged in a fire in early …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2010, 8:37 a.m.
A Post Falls woman suffered burns on her leg, feet and arm early today when she attempted to put out a bedding fire started by a space heater placed too …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2010
Arbor Crest Wine Cellars plans to continue its summer concerts and weddings this year while its damaged Cliff House undergoes restoration after a Dec. 23 fire. Jim van Loben Sels, …
Fri., Jan. 29, 2010
The developer of a downtown loft project who filed suit in October for damages related to the devastating Joel Building fire has withdrawn the lawsuit. The Lofts at Joel LLC, …
Wed., Jan. 27, 2010, 7:34 a.m.
Fire damaged the front portion of a home in northwest Spokane on Tuesday night, and a woman living there escaped without injury, firefighters said.
Tue., Jan. 19, 2010, 7:47 a.m.
Firefighters are investigating arson as the possible cause of an apartment complex fire in Spokane Valley, an official said this morning.
Tue., Jan. 12, 2010, 8 a.m.
Firefighters in Post Falls extinguished a small fire adjacent to an East Third Avenue apartment complex Monday night.
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 …