SPOKANE, Wash. - Investigators with the Spokane Fire Department say the fire that burned dangerously close last week near the Convent Of The Holy Names by SFCC was human caused.
The fire burned about five acres, but no structures were damaged.
Investigators are now trying to determine if
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Firefighters were called to a brush fire Sunday afternoon near the Spokane County Fairgrounds.
When crews arrived they found a moderately moving brush fire next to the railroad tracks in between Sprague and the Fairgrounds. Crews were able to quickly
NINE MILE FALLS, Wash. - Firefighters from District #5 and #9 are currently fighting a brush fire in the Nine Mile Falls area that is about 7 acres in size, although they say the fire is not growing at this point. There are over forty firefighters on scene in the vicinity of 19800 block of W.
MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. - Firefighters in Medical Lake say the fire has been knocked down, but not contained. We are told about 5 acres total have burned, not the 10-15 that was originally reported.
In all about 15-20 homes were evacuated and many homeowners were trying to protect their homes with
Spokane Valley Fire Department Press Release:
Units from the Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a brush fire reported at 2:03 PM located near Liberty Lake Regional Park Saturday. Initial 9-1-1 callers reported seeing smoke in the area southeast of Liberty Lake and Valley Engine 3
**OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKAVE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT**
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Units from the Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a brush fire reported at 7:55 PM Friday night located at 12420 E. Mansfield Ave.. in the Spokane Valley. Initial 9-1-1 callers reported a
PATEROS, Wash. (AP) - A wildfire across the Columbia River from Pateros in central Washington has grown to about 8,500 acres - more than 13 square miles - and is threatening five homes. Deputy State Fire Marshal Ron Bowen says residents have been evacuated. The
KHQ.COM - On Wednesday afternoon firefighters in Lincoln County knocked down a brush fire 5 to 10 acres in size just south of Reardan on Whispering Pines Road, east of Highway 231.
At one point six homes were threatened. Authorities tell KHQ photographer Dave Somers that the fire started
By MARTIN GRIFFITHAssociated Press
About 2,300 Utah wildfire evacuees were allowed to return to their homes Saturday evening after officials determined the blaze no longer posed a threat to them.
The decision came after the fire had burned Friday within a
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Reporters covering northern Colorado's massive wildfire were kept out of areas that have been evacuated for 11 days - an unusual restriction even for this state, where local officials have extensive powers at fire scenes and