Latest Fire Department News Releases

July 23

Regional Fire Marshals Issue Burn Restrictions for the Spokane Area

9:17 a.m. - Burn restrictions in effect Wednesday, July 24

July 16

Fire Chief Releases Statement On Recent Personnel Matter

6:15 p.m. - Spokane Fire Department Chief releases statement on recent personnel matter.

July 1

Spokane Fire reminds citizens that fireworks are illegal

3:33 p.m. - With the Fourth of July holiday just a few days away, SFD reminds everyone that the sale and use of all amateur (consumer) fireworks is illegal.

June 28

Early morning fire damages home, several garages and vehicles

11:46 a.m. - At approximately 2:45 a.m., crews from SFD dispatched to a reported garage fire in the 2300 block of E. Queen Ave. in northeast Spokane.

June 27

Working together for a safe Hoopfest

12:28 p.m. - With the largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world just a few days away, attendees are being reminded to follow a few safety tips.

June 24

Improperly disposed smoking materials start fire in north side home

1:18 p.m. - Investigators with the Spokane Fire Department Special Investigation Unit say improperly disposed smoking materials are to blame for a fire at home.

Cause of North Spokane duplex fire under investigation

12:16 p.m. - The cause of a fire at a duplex in North Spokane remains under investigation by the Spokane Fire Department Special Investigation Unit.

June 3

Attic fire ruled accidental

6:05 p.m. - Overheated electrical wiring is to blame for an attic fire that started at a South Hill home this afternoon.

June 1

Northside garage fire extends to adjoining home

6:16 p.m. - At 12:16 p.m., the Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched to a structure fire in the 1900 block of W. Indiana Ave.

May 24

Boy rescued from tree

2:12 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department (SFD) was dispatched to the park adjacent to Garry Junior High (725 E Joseph) for a child stuck in a tree.