Fire Department News Releases for October 2015

Oct. 30

Daylight savings time ends Sunday

3:17 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department reminds you to check your smoke detectors with your clocks.

Oct. 29

No one injured by northwest apartment fire

8:22 a.m. - Fire evacuated a northwest Spokane apartment late Wednesday.

Oct. 28

Keep Halloween fun by being fire-safe

11:30 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is reminding citizens to be safe this Halloween.

Oct. 27

Round-the-clock service begins at Fire Station 5

2:04 p.m. - Twenty-four-hour service at Station 5, which opened earlier this year, officially began Monday afternoon.

Oct. 23

Hillyard fire claims two cats

7:48 p.m. - Hillyard apartment fire claims two cats.

Recreational fire restriction lifted

9 a.m. - The ban on recreational burn restrictions in Spokane was lifted today.

Oct. 18

Fire forces six from west central home

9:09 a.m. - Six people escaped injury from a west central fire early Sunday

Oct. 11

Firefighters evacuate four from duplex fire

10 p.m. - The Spokane Fire Department is investigating the cause of a Saturday night duplex fire.

Oct. 9

South Hill family escapes bedroom fire

12:47 p.m. - Working smoke detectors helped a family escape a morning bedroom fire.

Oct. 7

Apartment fire displaces nine

6:42 p.m. - A midday apartment fire displaced nine people.

Oct. 4

Small fire damages Juvenile Detention Center

8:57 a.m. - An electrical fire forced the brief evacuation of the Juvenile Detention Center.

Oct. 2

National Fire Prevention Week begins Sunday

8:57 a.m. - The Spokane Fire Department reminds you to make sure you have enough smoke alarms for the size of your home and the needs of your family.