Stories tagged: fire
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Amid read flag warnings and a burn ban for Central and Eastern Washington, several fires sparked around Spokane Friday afternoon and evening.
UPDATED: Thu., July 12, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
A small electrical fire was extinguished by stadium workers and an off-duty firefighter at Avista Stadium on Thursday night.
Thu., July 12, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
One person was hospitalized and five pets are missing after an early morning fire tore through a Prosser home.
Wed., July 11, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
A failure in the Warm Springs Lodge’s sprinkler system exacerbated fire, smoke and water damage to the building during a massive fire that broke out April 18, the Ketchum Fire …
Tue., July 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
As the region enters the hottest, driest season, southern Stevens County has two new fire stations to help keep on top of danger.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
Fire crews near Liberty Lake and Cheney are battling a pair of fires, both several acres in size that were reported within an hour of each other Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
An early-morning house fire in north Spokane that displaced 11 people is being investigated as arson.
Thu., July 5, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
The Bureau of Land Management is still investigating the cause of a fire near Lucky Peak Reservoir which began Wednesday evening and has since burned about 60 acres in the …
Wed., July 4, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
QUINCY – A large wildfire near Quincy on Tuesday prompted the assistance of state firefighting resources to help combat the blaze. As of Wednesday, the fire was reported to be …
UPDATED: Wed., July 4, 2018, 12:13 p.m.
A state incident management team is expected to turn control of the Conrad Fire near Naches back to local agencies Wednesday.
Tue., July 3, 2018, 2:55 p.m.
The Air Force veteran who
Tue., July 3, 2018, noon
Firefighters made significant progress containing a wildfire that has been burning in the Wenas Valley since Sunday afternoon.
Sat., June 30, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Des Moines television station KCCI reported a semitrailer carrying chocolate from Hershey, Pennsylvania, caught fire Wednesday along Interstate 80 near Dexter in west-central Iowa.
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
A stolen vehicle caught fire on Hazard Road while the driver was attempting to evade a Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy this morning.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
A Providence street home sustained significant damage after a fire that started in the garage spread to the roof.
Tue., June 26, 2018, 1:52 p.m.
Disgruntled with the U.S. Veterans Administration, a veteran set himself on fire outside the state Capitol in downtown Atlanta on Tuesday, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Tue., June 26, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
Rare white alligator stolen after fire kills 43 other reptiles at ‘Swamp Brothers’ sanctuary, authorities say
Authorities are investigating a suspected burglary and arson that led to the theft on an incredibly rare white alligator, and the death of 43 other reptiles at a sanctuary run …
Sun., June 24, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Yakima County Fire Marshal Chris Pederson often arrives after firefighters have started putting out the blaze. But the minute she gets there, she talks to the firefighters first on the …
Tue., June 19, 2018, 4:46 p.m.
Officials say thousands of chickens were killed south of Olympia after a chicken house caught fire at Draper Valley Farms.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
Startling video showing a Tesla Model S appearing to burst into flames on a Los Angeles street has been shared thousands of times since it was posted late Friday.
UPDATED: Sun., June 17, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Police arrested a man Saturday evening who is under suspicion of deliberately setting his house on fire during a violent altercation with his girlfriend.
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 11:44 a.m.
Glasgow has suffered a major blow as a second severe fire in four years has gutted the historic Glasgow School of Art, one of the Scottish city’s most beloved cultural …
Thu., June 14, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
The Bureau of Land Management has released 26 wild horses into the Sands Basin Herd Management Area in southwestern Idaho.
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
State fire resources have been tapped to fight the Soap Lake Fire, burning 5 miles north of the town of Soap Lake in Grant County.
Sun., June 10, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
A fire destroyed Aberdeen’s Armory building, which houses the city’s museum, a senior center and the offices of a community social services program.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
A raging fire broke out in the Aberdeen Armory building at around 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
One person remains hospitalized after an apartment fire Friday on the lower South Hill.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
A fire at an apartment building on Friday just before midnight drew a heavy response from fire crews and saw two tenants transported to the hospital.
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 5:15 p.m.
A man who died in a house fire west of Cheney earlier this week is the brother of the property owner.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Shogan owner Joseph Lee vows to rebuild his popular restaurant.