firefighters

Fire station No. 33 reopens to mixed reviews

      After six years of being closed due to city budget cuts, the fire station at 17 McBean Park Drive reopened January. Some residents say that’s a posit ...

Feeding American Fire firefighters is large-scale operation

  1,700 pounds of chicken, pork and beef. 2,600 eggs. 150 pounds of coffee. Those are the consumption numbers in an average day as massive amounts of food and beverages ar ...

Hundreds turn out in Lincoln to mourn young soldier killed in Afghanistan

At 11:12 a.m. Monday, hundreds of mourners waited in the August heat listening to the wail of bagpipes playing “Amazing Grace” as a chartered plane touched down at Linc ...

PIG Bowl 2013 football scheduled for Jan 26

The 39th annual PIG Bowl Charity Football Game will be played Jan. 26 at Hornet Stadium, California State University Sacramento. PIG stands for Pride, Integrity, Guts. The event b ...

PIG Bowl 2013 football scheduled for Jan 26

The 39th annual PIG Bowl Charity Football Game will be played Jan. 26 at Hornet Stadium, California State University Sacramento. PIG stands for Pride, Integrity, Guts. The event b ...

PIG Bowl 2013 football scheduled for Jan 26

The 39th annual PIG Bowl Charity Football Game will be played Jan. 26 at Hornet Stadium, California State University Sacramento. PIG stands for Pride, Integrity, Guts. The event b ...

Local firefighter to compete in 38th PIG Bowl

A Lincoln firefighter will join his colleagues from around the area in Sacramento’s 38th annual PIG Bowl, California State University Sacramento, Jan. 28. Lincoln’s Peter Manle ...

Woodcreek takes big advantage of Lincoln mistakes

There were plenty of opportunities to go around when Woodcreek High School visited Lincoln in a football season opener Saturday night. Lincoln fumbled its chances. Woodcreek put it ...

Firefighters are great at problem-solving

In the past week, our community collectively held our breath as the propane fire crisis captivated our thoughts and prayers. Lincoln Fire Department firefighters vividly demonstrat ...

Firefighters are doing a great job

I was pleased to read that our fine firefighters have to train 20 hours a month to maintain their high efficiency. The photo on the front page of the Messenger shows a firefighte ...