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Falling tree kills woman in west-central Idaho campground

CASCADE, Idaho (AP) — One woman died and another was injured when a tree fell on their car at a campground during a windstorm, west-central Idaho authorities said. Gem County officials said the women took shelter in their vehicle Tuesday…

Spokane Fire, Spokane Valley Fire depts. work together to reduce falls

Spokane County has double the rate of fatal falls compared to the entire state, according to the Spokane Regional Health District. This is one reason why both Spokane and Spokane Valley Fire hope to reduce that number through a new pilot program. For both the departments, falls are their top medical calls.