Lincoln Fire Department

Firemen rescue the day for hospitalized Lincoln boy

  When Everett Chilton, 5, was transferred Monday night from Sutter Roseville Medical Center’s emergency room to the pediatric unit, Everett was upset that he would mis ...

Lincoln cops and firefighters stay

  If ever there was a City Council meeting worth going to, that meeting was this past Tuesday night at McBean Park Pavilion. The event had all the trappings of a late night d ...

No one hurt in fires

No one was hurt during two related afternoon structure fires Oct. 4. A detached garage behind 790 C St. and the belongings inside were considered a total loss, and a motorcycle and ...

Four cars damaged by fire Tuesday near Jack in the Box

No one was injured although a 2006 Dodge Charger and three other cars were damaged Monday afternoon in the Safeway shopping center parking lot when the trunk of the Charger caught ...

Fire season started Monday with two brush fires

On Monday, the state of California declared the official start of fire season as of 8 a.m. Only two hours into fire season and the Lincoln Fire Department found itself responding ...

Moustaches raise men's health awareness

Some of Lincoln’s firefighters have been questioned lately about their new facial hair. That’s because about half of the Lincoln Fire Department staff are sporting moustaches. ...

Volunteer fire fighters come at a price

Volunteer firefighters could augment the Lincoln’s fire department but not fully replace paid firefighters. That’s according to Lincoln Fire Chief Dave Whitt, who said that vol ...

City leaders take a walk in firefighter turnouts

After performing CPR on a dummy, dismantling a car and manning fire hoses, most of Lincoln’s leaders haven’t changed their mind about next year’s General Fund budget. The Lin ...

Fire destroys house

One Third Street family is without a home after flames consumed it Sunday. No one was hurt in the fire, according to Lincoln Fire Chief Dave Whitt. “I’m happy because my family ...