Spokane County Under Burn Ban

SPOKANE – – An immediate burn ban is in effect and will remain in effect for the next 90 days for all of Spokane County.

The ban prohibits open burning and recreational fires within the unincorporated areas of Spokane county, however the use of barbecues, chimneys and patio/deck warmers is allowed.

Those who do not comply with the ban face a fine of up to $1,000 or jail time.