On Friday, October 13, with wildfire season winding down in Washington, Spokane area firefighters headed south to help fight the Santa Rosa complex fires devastating Northern California. Strike Team Ten was comprised of 12 firefighters and three apparatus, led by Spokane County Fire District 8, with City of Spokane, and Chelan Fire and Rescue. Working […]
One hundred off duty firefighters in Spokane County will be supplied with AEDs in order to respond to cardiac calls in public and private settings as part of a pilot project for the PulsePoint Verified First Responder Program.
Here are some videos of fire fighters fighting the wildfires around Spokane during the day https://www.facebook.com/Local3711/videos/1025388140916205/ what the fires looked like at night https://www.facebook.com/Local3711/videos/1025468700908149. Stay safe!
On Monday, August 22, 2016, Governor Jay Inslee was debriefed by Spokane District 8 Union Members who made the initial attack on the Yale Road Fire in the Spokane area. These union fire firefighters described their efforts to save homes in the path of the fire front. Jeff Wainwright, WSCFF 2nd District Representative, further […]