News: Media Releases

News: Media Releases

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

For Immediate Release: July 21, 2021 Contact: Craig Warzon SVFD PIO Officer warzonc@spokanevalleyfire.com ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE ********************************************** The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a reported apartment fire at approximately 1935 today in the 6800 block of East 2nd Avenue. A neighbor across the street called 911, stating that […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT HAS SUCCESSFULLY EARNED ACCREDITATION AGAIN

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT HAS SUCCESSFULLY EARNED ACCREDITATION AGAIN

For Immediate Release: July 19, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager 509.892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT HAS SUCCESSFULLY EARNED ACCREDITATION AGAIN ONLY 1 OF APPROXIMATELY 200 AGENCIES WORLDWIDE ********************************************** The Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) following months of preparation, has successfully earned Accreditation by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) for the […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO  APARTMENT FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

For Immediate Release: July 15, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire (509) 892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE FIRE CREWS FACE DIFFICULT CONDITIONS ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units were dispatched at approximately 3:30 p.m. to an apartment fire in the 12200 block of East Maxwell.  The […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO COMMERCIAL FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO COMMERCIAL FIRE

For Immediate Release: July 9, 2021 Contact: Craig Warzon SVFD PIO Officer warzonc@spokanevalleyfire.com ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO COMMERCIAL FIRE ********************************************** The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a reported commercial fire at approximately 1615 today in the Spokane Industrial Park in Spokane Valley. The first arriving crews found a mechanical fire that […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE WELCOMES NEW FIRE COMMISSIONER

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE WELCOMES NEW FIRE COMMISSIONER

For Immediate Release: June 29, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire Department 509-892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE WELCOMES NEW FIRE COMMISSIONER BRIAN ASMUS JOINS SVFD BOARD JULY 1 ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) Board of Fire Commissioner, Chair Mike Pearson resigned as an SVFD Fire Board member effective June 30.  […]

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ELDERLY COUPLE NARROWLY ESCAPE HOUSE FIRE

ELDERLY COUPLE NARROWLY ESCAPE HOUSE FIRE

For Immediate Release: June 22, 2021 Contact: Don Kresse Captain, PIO Spokane Valley Fire 509-319-6078 ********************************************** ELDERLY COUPLE NARROWLY ESCAPE HOUSE FIRE Neighbors assist residents in fleeing blaze ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department responded at 7:14 pm to 12103 E.8th Ave for a reported fully involved structure fire. Callers to 911 from the neighboring residences […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE

For Immediate Release: June 4, 2021 Contact: Rick Freier Public Information Officer Spokane Valley Fire (509) 319-6078 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO APARTMENT FIRE ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units were dispatched at 6:47 p.m. to a second story apartment fire on the 15400 block of East 4th Avenue.  Because of the large […]

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BURN RESTRICTIONS GO INTO EFFECT, FRIDAY, JUNE 4

BURN RESTRICTIONS GO INTO EFFECT, FRIDAY, JUNE 4

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 4, 2021 Contact:          Julie Happy SVFD 509.892.4155 Lance Dahl Spokane Fire Department 509.625.7040 James Moore Spokane County 509.477.7120 ****************************************************** AREA FIRE MARSHALS AND SURROUNDING CITIES ENACT BURN RESTRICTIONS BURN RESTRICTIONS GO INTO EFFECT, FRIDAY, JUNE 4 ****************************************************** Fire Danger Burn Restriction Fire Marshals from Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD), City […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO SHOP FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO SHOP FIRE

For Immediate Release: May 16, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire 509-892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE RESPONDS TO SHOP FIRE ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units were dispatched at 9:32 p.m. to a 24 by 24 shop fire on 13200 block of East Fourth Avenue. Valley Engine 7 was the […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE IS TRAINING ON THE SPOKANE RIVER THIS WEEK

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE IS TRAINING ON THE SPOKANE RIVER THIS WEEK

For Immediate Release: May 13, 2021 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager 509.892.4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE IS TRAINING ON THE SPOKANE RIVER THIS WEEK SWIFTWATER CREWS HAVE ALREADY BEEN DISPATCHED TO SEVERAL RESCUE CALLS ********************************************** The Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) is training on the Spokane River with their Swiftwater Rescue crews. Training will […]

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