SPOKANE, Wash. - A vehicle and a shed were destroyed on Tuesday morning at Sinto & Nettelton. Firefighters had to vent the roof and peal away the siding to attack the blaze. The fire broke out at around 5:40 Tuesday morning. No injuries have been reported. The cause is being investigated.
UPDATE: Crews fighting a large blaze in central Washington hope to increase containment levels by Wednesday evening, but are keeping a wary eye on weather conditions later in the week. The fire burning near Cle Elum has burned dozens of homes and caused about 900 people to
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
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says a 20-year-old firefighter was killed when she was struck by a falling tree while working on a wildfire in northern Idaho. The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest says Anne Veseth from Moscow was struck Sunday afternoon when one
MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. - Fire crews are trying to figure out what caused a fire Monday morning in Medical Lake. It broke out at about 1:00 p.m. on Bartholomew Road. Firefighters tell us a trailer caught fire, eventually causing the roof to collapse. The building was used as a dog kennel and storage
SPOKANE, Wash. - Firefighters from Spokane and DNR fought multiple fires on Beacon Hill Sunday evening.
Crews first got the call just after 6:00pm for one fire, and quickly learned there were actually three different fires spread throughout the hill. Two of the fires were quickly contained
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
UPDATE: The Spokane County Medical Examiner has confirmed the woman struck by a car Saturday night and later died from her injuries has been identified as Ethel Barstow. Barstow was hit by a car at 37th and Crestline Saturday around 7:40pm. She was not carrying any identification at the time and
By CHRISTINA HOAGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Temperatures soared into triple digits across the western United States on Saturday as a continuing heat wave strained energy supplies and sent thousands to beaches, lakes and shopping malls in search of cooler climes.
A large and forceful
DEER PARK, Wash. - When a big forest fire hits, Eric Johnson is one of the first people to find out about it.
His plane, the "Fire Boss", is a unique firefighting machine. It can hold 800 gallons, and he can refill that tank by touching down on a lake or river.
There are only 3 "Fire Boss" planes