FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 10:41 A.M.
Authorities say 16 homes were evacuated in a city south of Seattle after methane gas was found in soil samples there.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2016, 1:02 P.M.
An energy company says expected costs from a massive gas leak near Los Angeles have ballooned to $665 million. Sempra Energy released the estimate in an earnings report Wednesday.
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 2:42 P.M.
A blowout at a natural gas well that gushed uncontrollably for 16 weeks and drove thousands of residents from their Los Angeles homes was plugged Thursday, a utility said.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 1, 2015
Several downtown Spokane businesses were evacuated Monday afternoon when a city street contractor ruptured a 12-inch natural gas line at Monroe Street and Sprague Avenue. Work to fix the damaged …
MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2015, 2:17 P.M.
A natural gas leak in downtown Spokane has prompted the evacuation of The Spokesman-Review building at Monroe and Riverside streets.
TUESDAY, AUG. 18, 2015, 10:47 P.M.
SEATTLE — An explosion demolished part of a Motel 6 in Bremerton, Washington, on Tuesday night — critically injuring a gas company worker just minutes after the acting hotel manager …
MONDAY, OCT. 6, 2014, 9:55 P.M.
A suspected drunk driver crashed into the Safeway building in Coeur d’Alene, causing a gas leak and a brief evacuation of nearby homes.
TUESDAY, NOV. 6, 2012, 3:27 P.M.
A natural gas leak in the furnace system forced the Post Falls Senior Center to close its doors today, though as a polling place it will remain open to voters …
THURSDAY, OCT. 14, 2010, 8:13 A.M.
U.S. Highway 95 south of the Spokane River bridge in Coeur d’Alene was closed for more than two hours on Wednesday evening following a one-vehicle crash.
THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2010, 10:06 A.M.
A break in a one-inch gas line has caused evacuations and a street closure in downtown Cheney, while North Spokane fire crews went to Little Spokane Drive on a second …
TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2010, 3:49 P.M.
A backhoe operator severed a one-inch natural gas line today next to the BNSF Railway operations center, but the line was repaired without evacuation of workers in nearby buildings, fire …
TUESDAY, DEC. 15, 2009, 11:03 A.M.
Crews have capped a gas leak at an East Sprague business that had closed part of the street this morning, according to an Avista Utilities spokeswoman.
TUESDAY, AUG. 25, 2009, 12:20 P.M.
Officials with the Idaho National Laboratory say emergency workers are responding to a report of a possible toxic gas leak.
SATURDAY, NOV. 22, 2008
Nearly 700 students and staff members at Deer Park High School were evacuated Friday after a construction worker operating a backhoe struck a buried natural gas line at the school. …