Stories tagged: fire
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Last October firefighters installed smoke alarms in a Spokane Valley home; that investment saved lives when the home caught fire Wednesday night.
A fire at a Spokane Valley mobile home on Wednesday would have turned out much worse if firefighters wouldn’t have responded to the same house last year, for a non-fire …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 7:04 p.m.
A 52-year-old woman under investigation for intentionally starting a fire in her north Spokane home March 2 has a history of similar actions, court documents allege.
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Two cars burst into flames Tuesday in Spokane Valley, but no one was hurt.
Sun., March 3, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
One firefighter was injured and a woman was detained in connection to a fire that broke out in northeast Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
A Washington State Patrol trooper drove by a house spewing smoke on Friday and ran inside to awake and evacuate the residents.
Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Firefighters responded to a commercial building fire at 2:15 a.m. Saturday in downtown Spokane on South Howard Street.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
A woman died in a house fire near Soap Lake early Thursday.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 12:39 p.m.
A fire in Bangladesh that killed at least 67 people in the oldest part of the capital shows the lapses in public safety that continue to plague the South Asian …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
More than 75 animals were rescued from a burning pet supply store in Washington state, but some birds and a python remain missing.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
A spokeswoman for the state Department of Ecology said there is no indication that pollutants from the store or fire have gotten into the water table, which sits about 90 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:21 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 …