Volunteer Spotlight

  • David Williams, Captain and Advanced EMT

June 2024 Volunteer Spotlight

David Williams, Captain and Advanced EMT This month’s Spotlight Volunteer of the Month is David Williams, who has been with South Pend Oreille Fire and Rescue for 20 years. He is currently the volunteer Station [...]

Most Recent News & Events

Burn Ban Update – July 10, 2024

July 10th, 2024|

Burning Controls in Pend Oreille County, effective July 10, 2024, from the Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Office: Effective Wednesday, July 10th, campfires & recreational fires and prescribed burns are prohibited in Pend Oreille County. PEND [...]

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Become a Volunteer Firefighter

South Pend Oreille Fire and Rescue needs to expand its membership to serve all stations. If you would like to serve your community as a Volunteer Firefighter, we welcome you to join us. Please click on the link below to access the online Volunteer Firefighter Application information and forms, call our office at 509-447-5305, or stop by the Diamond Lake Station during office hours to learn more about the time commitment, physical skills, and training needed to become a South Pend Oreille Fire and Rescue Volunteer Firefighter.

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Community Volunteers

South Pend Oreille Fire and Rescue also welcomes community volunteers to serve in non-operational support positions. Auxiliary and Public Education volunteers provide support through fundraising events, canteen services, and the development of life safety education workshops. Call the Diamond Lake Station office at 509-447-5305 to learn more about volunteer opportunities with the South Pend Oreille Fire and Rescue Auxiliary and Public Education programs.


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Calls to Date This Year

Total Calls This Year

Updated 6/30/24

Reflective Address Signs Available!

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

South Pend Oreille Fire and Rescue is offering highly reflective, blue and white address signs to increase visibility for emergency services. We ask for a $25.00 donation for the sign. Learn more or order yours here.