Stories tagged: spokane fire department
Fri., May 14, 2010
A woman suffered shortness of breath and was hospitalized Thursday after some of the pesticides she was trying to purchase spilled at an East Sprague store.
Thu., May 13, 2010
Spokane firefighter Todd Chism has been placed on unpaid layoff status pending the resolution of felony charges that he assaulted Washington State Patrol troopers in Stevens County last month.
Thu., May 6, 2010
Spokane firefighters on Wednesday night were dispatched to two garage fires just blocks apart in a little more than an hour, and investigators were calling them suspicious this morning.
Wed., May 5, 2010
Fire damaged an upper-story apartment at Maplewood Gardens retirement community in northeast Spokane late Tuesday, causing evacuation of one full floor and parts of two others.
Mon., May 3, 2010
Children playing with matches sparked a blaze at a north Spokane apartment complex Sunday, according to the Spokane Fire Department.
Wed., April 28, 2010
For the sixth time in a row, Spokane voters agreed to pay a six-year property tax for the fire department’s medical response service. Almost 67 percent of voters agreed to …
Tue., April 27, 2010
For the sixth time in a row, Spokane voters have agreed to pay a six-year property tax for the fire department’s medical response service.
Tue., April 27, 2010
Ballots are due today for the city of Spokane’s proposed emergency medical services levy.
Fri., April 23, 2010
A Spokane firefighter exonerated in a child pornography investigation two years ago threatened to beat a state trooper “to death” in a confrontation that led to felony charges Friday in …
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 …
Wed., April 14, 2010
Two house fires late Sunday were intentionally set, Spokane fire officials announced Monday.
Tue., April 13, 2010
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.
Mon., April 5, 2010
Fire in the entry way and living room of a northwest Spokane home was put out by firefighters Sunday night, but efforts to revive a dog inside the home were …
Sun., April 4, 2010
A family of five was being helped by the American Red Cross Saturday after an early morning fire gutted their apartment unit on East Mission Avenue in Spokane.
Sat., April 3, 2010
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.
Fri., April 2, 2010
A Spokane woman was rescued early today in a fire that broke out in an unoccupied duplex apartment adjacent to the woman’s apartment on Spokane’s North Side.
Tue., March 30, 2010
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 …
Wed., March 17, 2010
The Spokane fire marshal ordered closure of a substandard apartment building Tuesday after a fire believed to be arson damaged a portion of the crowded and cluttered property. “It’s a …
Tue., March 16, 2010
The Spokane fire marshal this morning ordered closure of a substandard apartment building after a suspicious fire damaged a portion of the crowded and cluttered property.
Tue., March 9, 2010
Spokane voters next month will be asked if they want to maintain the city’s tax for emergency medical services. The Spokane City Council voted unanimously on Monday to place the …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2010
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
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
Spokane fire Lt. Jack Greenamyer doesn’t keep track of how many lives he’s saved or the number of burning buildings he’s gone into, but he can tell you he still …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2010
Spokane firefighter Lt. Jack Greenamyer is celebrating his 45th anniversary on the city’s fire force today, a fire union official said.
Wed., Jan. 27, 2010
Fire damaged the front portion of a home in northwest Spokane on Tuesday night, and a woman living there escaped without injury, firefighters said.
Sat., Jan. 9, 2010
Spokane firefighters were busy with two structure fires in north Spokane Saturday.
Fri., Dec. 4, 2009
Spokane firefighters this morning were trying to extinguish a blaze that broke out this morning in a house at North Mayfair Street in the vicinity of East Cleveland Avenue.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2009
A 70-year-old Spokane woman died today after being pulled from her burning apartment in downtown Spokane.
Sat., Nov. 7, 2009
A fire believed to have started on an outside deck damaged a northeast Spokane duplex early this morning, leaving at least one family homeless.
Mon., Oct. 26, 2009
Spokane firefighters Monday honored a 12-year-old’s courage and calmness in helping with her baby sister’s birth.