May 23, 2022 12:30 PM
Restrictions will be placed on May 27 to help keep communities safe
May 22, 2022 4:22 PM
Firefighters are learning the importance of training, preparing themselves for the upcoming fire season
May 3, 2022 6:31 PM
If you saw some smoke in the air today, the Washington Department of Natural Resources started a controlled fire in Stevens County, letting it burn for several hours.
April 10, 2022 5:58 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Spring in the Inland Northwest is anything but predictable. Wildfires are no exception, which is why it's critical to…
April 9, 2022 4:40 PM
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash.-- The brush fire that forced some evacuations in Airway Heights Friday is extinguished. Firefighters said nobody was hurt nor was any property lost in the flames. The Spokane Fire Department said it got calls about the fire…
April 8, 2022 5:38 PM
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. -- Evacuations have been downgraded to level 1 for people living near a 20-acre brush fire in Airway Heights. Level 1 means get…
April 4, 2022 6:03 PM
NESPELEM, Wash. -- There is an ongoing wildfire happening north of Nespelem, Washington. The wildfire has burned more than 30 acres, according to Colville Tribes PIO Kathy Moses. Wind gusts have also downed a tree and multiple power lines, causing…
March 30, 2022 7:05 PM
Eighteen months later, Malden and Pine City families are fighting to rebuild their lives from the devastating Babb Road Fire. A total of 44 people and businesses, which translates to more than 27 households, are suing Avista.
February 14, 2022 2:31 PM
The money quadruples investment in wildfire prevention and complements Washington state's strategy, sources say.
January 12, 2022 5:32 PM
SPOKANE, Wash.-- A report from the Department of Commerce estimates that Washington and Idaho lost between $1.35 and $2.6 billion in 2021 because of weather disasters.…
December 16, 2021 6:02 PM
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Arctic Report Card for 2021 shows the continuing changes caused by extremely warm weather at the top of the world.
November 18, 2021 5:11 PM
SPOKANE, Wash.-- Wildfire season has come to be a defining experience of living in the Western United States during the 21st century. Like hurricanes in the…
October 22, 2021 8:52 PM
There haven't been any large fires reported in the Evergreen State since Oct. 14.
October 10, 2021 3:28 PM
GRANT CO., Wash. -- Grant County firefighters are responding to a wildfire northeast of Mattawa. Grant County Fire District 13 said the fire is in the Saddle Mountains area Sunday afternoon. They will be assisting Grant County Fire District 8.…
September 21, 2021 3:16 PM
If you live on Heron Creek, Springridge Road, Goa Way and Grizzly Loop in Ferry County, you need to evacuate now.
September 15, 2021 9:45 PM
Firefighters said the fire was in some timber near Idaho Road and Painter Road.
September 15, 2021 11:20 AM
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Department of Natural Resources lands east of the Cascades will reopen to public access on Thursday. The department closed those lands on July 23 because of extreme heat, drought and risk of wildfires. Commissioner of Public…
September 13, 2021 4:48 PM
The announcement is scheduled to come out at 10 a.m.
September 13, 2021 5:47 AM
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President Joe Biden will promote his administration’s use of the Defense Production Act to aid in wildfire preparedness during a western swing in which he’ll survey wildfire…
September 9, 2021 7:06 PM
Air Quality since Labor Day weekend is up and down after a smokeless end to August.
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