KSPS Presents

The Power is On

Clip: Season 1 | 1m 30s

On August 4, 1889, less than five months after Washington Water Power was created, the Great Spokane Fire swept through 32 blocks of the city's downtown commercial district. Crews worked around the clock, salvaging lights and wire, to reconnect the city. A tradition of service was born.

Aired: 06/08/14

Rating: NR

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KSPS Presents is a local public television program presented by KSPS PBS.