Lincoln Fire Department

Lincoln fire gets ‘more boots on the ground’

Mike Allison is grinning like a kid with a brand new toy — a big red fire engine. Tuesday was Allison’s second day on the job as a Lincoln reserve firefighter and Fire ...

Opening third fire station isn’t as easy as it sounds

When The News Messenger’s office manager saw smoke blowing from her detached workshop in February, she envisioned her house burning within minutes. By the time she ran f ...

UPDATE: Field fire scorches 33 acres in Lincoln

An outdoor blaze in Lincoln Wednesday morning created a massive smoke stack that could be seen from Rocklin, Roseville and beyond. The fire broke out around 11 a.m. in a dry, yell ...

Fire department to hire eight new reserve firefighters in early June

  Are Lincoln city officials discussing contracting out fire services again? An unnamed staff member from the Lincoln Fire Department told The News Messenger Monday that rum ...

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 ...