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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.

Spokane family escapes fire sparked by candle

During the holidays, cozying up with a few candles around the house sounds like a lovely idea. According to the Spokane Fire Department, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are the most common days for candle fires.