Stories tagged: fire
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.
Fri., Aug. 21, 2009, 8:15 a.m.
A faulty portable air conditioner was blamed for a fire this morning that damaged a home in northeast Spokane.
Fri., Aug. 14, 2009, 2:07 p.m.
The three people killed in a Grant County house fire have been identified as a mother and her young sons.
Wed., Aug. 12, 2009, 5:37 p.m.
A woman convicted of setting a grass fire at a mobile home park last September is accused of torching the same area with a single match Monday night.
Wed., Aug. 5, 2009, 4:53 p.m.
RICHLAND — An electrical fault sparked a small fire at the region’s only commercial nuclear power plant, which automatically shut itself down.
Tue., Aug. 4, 2009, 1:16 p.m.
A Post Falls man who saved another man from a car fire in Coeur d’Alene last month was honored as a hero Tuesday.
Mon., Aug. 3, 2009, 3:53 p.m.
After a run of hot temperatures, cool weather and thunderstorms are expected to reach Spokane and Coeur d’Alene by Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. While the weather outlook …
Fri., July 31, 2009, 11:28 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene’s food bank lost its 1989 Dodge van and 500 loaves of bread Thursday when the van caught fire.
Wed., July 29, 2009, 2:14 p.m.
A day after Spokane County banned outdoor burning, the same restrictions have been adopted by Spokane Valley, Liberty Lake and Millwood.
Sat., July 25, 2009, 9:14 p.m.
Thunderstorms north of Spokane County sparked 34 fires Saturday and more may be on the horizon as the chance of storms continues Sunday.
Sat., July 25, 2009, 4:56 p.m.
A Coeur d’Alene man burned Friday when a propane tank in his car exploded has been transferred to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Fri., July 24, 2009, 4:30 p.m.
A Coeur d’Alene man was hospitalized Friday after igniting a car fire in a motel parking lot.
Tue., July 21, 2009, 2:14 p.m.
The Washington Department of Natural Resources today announced burning restrictions on DNR-protected lands in Spokane, Stevens, Ferry, Lincoln and Okanogan counties.
Wed., July 15, 2009, 9:17 a.m.
Fire damaged a law office on North Pines Road early today, but Spokane Valley firefighters were able to stop it from becoming a larger loss.
Thu., July 9, 2009, 8:28 a.m.
Residents of about 25 rooms of an Airway Heights residential hotel were relocated to other rooms after a fire broke out early Thursday morning.
Mon., July 6, 2009, 10:18 a.m.
A Spokane Valley Mall fire that burned part of the building’s exterior was caused by the failure of neon lighting on the outside of the structure near the theaters, fire …
Sat., July 4, 2009
A 4-year-old playing with a lighter probably started a fire Friday morning that seriously injured his mother and destroyed their east Spokane home, a fire official said. The woman, Tawnia …
Thu., July 2, 2009
After 20 years in business, Patricia Bradley stood devastated outside her building on East Francis Avenue on Wednesday night as flames reduced it to a shell. But it wasn’t the …
Wed., July 1, 2009, 10:37 p.m.
After 20 years in business, Patricia Bradley stood devastated outside her building on East Francis Avenue Wednesday night as flames reduced it to a shell. But it wasn’t the $450,000 …