Fireman's Muster

Fireman's Muster a success

The inaugural Lincoln Fireman’s Muster kicked off Saturday with approximately 32 teams from all over Northern California gathering to compete in a host of competitions harkening ...

Scam: Muster donation calls

Recent telephone calls to residents asking for donations for the Fireman’s Muster and the Lincoln Fire Department are scams, according to firefighters. “We have not asked for ...

Q&A with Lincoln's bravest

With this weekend’s Fireman’s Muster, firefighters have been cast into the spotlight. The News Messenger sat down with three of Lincoln’s firefighters – Firefighter Tom Sta ...

Easy way to thank our Lincoln firefighters is to attend their muster

Norm Kent has an extremely difficult and dangerous job. He expects to sustain some burns and breath in toxic air at work. Plus Kent doesn’t have the option of knowing what’s ...

Lincoln's first fire engine

In 1930, the Lincoln City Council approved the purchase of the city’s first fire engine to fight the “demon fire,” according to the March 20, 1930 edition of the News Messeng ...

Snapshot of a firefighter

What firefighter John Ferry enjoys most about his job is helping people. “If they call us, usually something has gone wrong,” Ferry said. If helping Lincoln’s citizens is t ...

Competition features something for all ages

By Ashley Cisek News Messenger Intern  Lincoln’s inaugural Firemen’s Muster activities on July 18 and 19 are aimed at reaching out to all ages. Fireman’s Musters, endors ...

Fireman's Muster a community event

The traditions of the fire department will be celebrated July 18 and 19 as firefighters from across the state compete in Lincoln’s inaugural Fireman’s Muster. “We want to ge ...

Fire Department's beginnings

When firefighters from across the state converge on Lincoln to participate in the inaugural Fireman’s Muster next month, the competitions they’ll be involved in recall the earl ...