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Audio tagged: spokane fire department

Brian Schaeffer on Fourth of July safety

Spokane Fire Assistant Chief Brian Schaeffer offers tips for safely enjoying Fourth of July fireworks displays in this June 23, 2010, interview.

911 call from house fire

Listen to part of the 911 tape reporting the house fire at 1410 E. Providence Ave. Fire crews rescued the boy reported missing in the call, resuscitating him and transporting …

Bobby Williams, new stations

Spokane Fire Chief Bobby Williams identifies growing areas that would be contenders for new fire stations. The Fire Department has included money in its bond proposal for fall 2009 elections …

Bobby Williams, building amid cuts

Spokane Fire Chief Bobby Williams on how he would respond to questions about seeking bond money to invest in new equipment at the same time budget cuts could force layoffs …

Lt. Mark Vietzke, West Central fire

Lt. Mark Vietzke, of the Spokane Fire Department, talks about the rescue of Karin Mustard from the second floor of her burning home in the West Central neighborhood Thursday morning.

Asst. Chief Brian Schaeffer, West Central fire

Asst. Chief Brian Schaeffer of the Spokane Fire Department talks about how budget cuts would affect firefighting efforts such as Thursday morning’s in the West Central neighborhood.

Brian Schaeffer / fire equipment grant

Spokane Assistant Fire Chief Brian Schaeffer talks about the self-contained breathing devices the department plans to buy on Monday, March 17, 2009.

Brian Schaeffer / fire equipment capacity

Spokane Assistant Fire Chief Brian Schaeffer talks about the increased capacity in self-contained breathing apparatuses the department plans to purchase.