News: Media Releases

News: Media Releases

SOUTH VALLEY HOME SAVED BY QUICK FIRE ATTACK

SOUTH VALLEY HOME SAVED BY QUICK FIRE ATTACK

For Immediate Release: March 19th, 2020 Contact: Scott Niebuhr Firefighter/Public Information Officer Spokane Valley Fire Department 509-319-6078 ********************************************** South Valley Home Saved by Quick Fire Attack ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) firefighters responded at 2:42 AM this morning for a report of a house fire in the 13000 block of E 29th Ave. Homeowners […]

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SVFD RESPONDS TO TWO RESTAURANT FIRES AND ONE CO ALARM IN TWO DAYS

SVFD RESPONDS TO TWO RESTAURANT FIRES AND ONE CO ALARM IN TWO DAYS

For Immediate Release: March 9, 2020 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire Department 509.892.4155 ********************************************** SVFD RESPONDS TO TWO RESTAURANT FIRES AND ONE CO ALARM IN TWO DAYS SPRINKLER SYSTEMS IN BOTH FIRES ACTIVATE KEEPING DAMAGES TO A MINIMUM CARBON MONOXIDE ALARM ACTIVATION SAVES ELDERLY WOMAN ********************************************** 1. Spokane Valley Fire Department […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT FOLLOWING CONTINGENCY PLAN TO KEEP CITIZENS/EMPLOYEES SAFE AND HEALTHY

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT FOLLOWING CONTINGENCY PLAN TO KEEP CITIZENS/EMPLOYEES SAFE AND HEALTHY

For Immediate Release: March 5, 2020 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire 509.892.4155 *********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT FOLLOWING CONTINGENCY PLAN TO KEEP CITIZENS/EMPLOYEES SAFE AND HEALTHY *********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) with concern for both citizens and employees, is suspending all SVFD scheduled events for March including community CPR and […]

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SVFD CREWS MAKE QUICK KNOCKDOWN ON MOBILE HOME FIRE

SVFD CREWS MAKE QUICK KNOCKDOWN ON MOBILE HOME FIRE

For Immediate Release: February29,  2020 Contact: Craig Warzon Captain/Public Information Officer Spokane Valley Fire Department 509.319.6078 ********************************************** SVFD Crews Make Quick Knockdown on Mobile Home Fire ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) crews responded to a mobile home fire around 3:30 this afternoon in the 17000 block of 5th Avenue.  The fire was quickly upgraded […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTERS FIGHT MOBILE HOME FIRE

SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTERS FIGHT MOBILE HOME FIRE

For Immediate Release: January 31, 2020 Contact: George Hedebeck Captain, PIO Spokane Valley Fire (509) 319-6078 ********************************************** Spokane Valley Firefighters Fight Mobile Home Fire Neighbors help with garden hoses after seeing flames ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units responded this afternoon to a report of a structure fire in the 3400 block of North […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTER’S SCHOLARSHIP NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTER’S SCHOLARSHIP NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

For Immediate Release: January 29, 2020 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire 509.892.4155 *********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTER’S SCHOLARSHIP NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS APPLY THROUGH CCS FOUNDATION THROUGH FEBRUARY 28 *********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Firefighters care about education.  A scholarship fund for non-traditional students in the Spokane Valley area was established by Spokane Valley […]

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SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTERS EXTINGUISH FIRE ON EAST BROADWAY

SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTERS EXTINGUISH FIRE ON EAST BROADWAY

For Immediate Release: January 27, 2020 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire 509-892-4155 ********************************************** SPOKANE VALLEY FIREFIGHTERS EXTINGUISH FIRE ON EAST BROADWAY QUICK KNOCKDOWN OF FIRE KEEPS HOME STRUCTURALLY INTACT ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units responded around 10 a.m. to a report of a house fire on East Broadway off […]

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LIBERTY LAKE MAYOR, SHANE BRICKNER PROCLAIMS WEEK OF JANUARY 20, 2020, COMMUNITY RISK REDUCTION WEEK

LIBERTY LAKE MAYOR, SHANE BRICKNER PROCLAIMS WEEK OF JANUARY 20, 2020, COMMUNITY RISK REDUCTION WEEK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  January 24, 2020 Contact:         Julie Happy Spokane Valley Fire 509.892.4155 *********************************************** LIBERTY LAKE MAYOR, SHANE BRICKNER PROCLAIMS WEEK OF JANUARY 20, 2020, COMMUNITY RISK REDUCTION WEEK ***********************************************             Mayor Shane Brickner, proclaimed the week of January 20, 2020 as Community Risk Reduction Week. “The importance of […]

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LIBERTY LAKE APARTMENT FIRE HAS MINIMAL DAMAGE THANKS TO WORKING SPRINKLER SYSTEM

LIBERTY LAKE APARTMENT FIRE HAS MINIMAL DAMAGE THANKS TO WORKING SPRINKLER SYSTEM

For Immediate Release: January 23, 2020 Contact: Julie Happy Community Affairs Manager Spokane Valley Fire 509-892.4155 ********************************************** LIBERTY LAKE APARTMENT FIRE HAS MINIMAL DAMAGE THANKS TO WORKING SPRINKLER SYSTEM ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) units responded to a call last night at 5:57 p.m. The fire alarm company used by Bitterroot Apartments called alerting […]

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SVFD TO PERFORM ICE RESCUE TRAINING

SVFD TO PERFORM ICE RESCUE TRAINING

For Immediate Release: January 21, 2020 Contact: Craig Warzon Captain/Public Information Officer Spokane Valley Fire Department 509-869-3196 ********************************************** SVFD to Perform Ice Rescue Training ********************************************** Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) will ​be performing their annual Ice Rescue Training at Newman Lake, January 22-24. Firefighters will be having a classroom lesson followed by live victim retrieval scenarios […]

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