Welcome to Pend Oreille County Fire District 8

Fire District 8 is located at the south end of Pend Oreille County along the Washington-Idaho border ending at the Spokane County line. We serve the Spring Valley Road area south of Newport, Washington.

District 8 Map
Fire District 8 Station
Location: 4941 Spring Valley Rd (unmanned station)
Mailing Address: PO Box 947
Newport, WA 99156
Telephone #: 509-447-5325 (voice mail)
Emergency #: 911
Email: chief@pocfire8.org
Fire Chief: Larry Hiebert
Latest News
Wednesday - Aug 19, 2015 9:21 pm
Get updates on the Tower Fire, located in Pend Oreille County northeast of Cusick, WA, at http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4508/   Read more...
Tuesday - Jun 30, 2015 9:37 am
Unusual fire danger exists. Effective immediately the following Burning Controls are in effect in Pend Oreille County: 1) All burning is banned; 2) Campfires and other recreational fires are prohibited; and 3) gas and propane cook stoves are allowed.   Read more...
Thursday - Jun 18, 2015 1:09 pm
Effective June 17, 2015, all outdoor burning is banned in Pend Oreille County. Daily updates on burn restrictions are available at 1-800-323-BURN.   Read more...

Reflective Address Signs Available

In an emergency, minutes lost looking for an address can mean the difference between life and death, a home saved or a home lost.

Fire fighters in Fire District 8 are offering highly reflective, red and white address signs to increase visibility for emergency services. Signs are $20.00 each which includes brackets and lag bolts for mounting. Call the station or email us to order yours or to learn more.

Volunteer Firefighter/EMT Opportunities

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for Fire District 8, we welcome you to join us. Openings are available for fire fighters, EMTs, and community volunteers to serve in administrative positions.

Fire District 8 is made up entirely of volunteer fire fighters and EMTs. Other volunteers donate time to help run the administrative side of the organization, while others prepare food and beverages for fire fighters involved in incidents. Still others help by giving donations. Together we make a great team! If you would like to help too, please contact us at the email address or telephone number above.

Washington State Department of Ecology
Burn Bans in Pend Oreille County

Fire Danger in Pend Oreille County

Only you can prevent wildfires.

Training & Event Calendar
Fire District 8 Training & Event Calendar

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