Lincoln Fire Department

Lincoln Fire Department reopens Fire Station No. 33

The Lincoln Fire Department reopened Fire Station No. 33 with the goal of providing faster initial emergency response times this week.   Lincoln’s Fire Station N ...

Dillman Range fire being contained

A grassfire at Dillman Range off the 1500 block of Sheridan Lincoln Boulevard is being contained Monday afternoon. About a dozen shooters evacuated the property at 1 p.m. There we ...

Firefighters’ response time considered in council’s decision

Given the numerous comments and questions regarding the Lincoln City Council’s recent decision to open the third fire station utilizing a two-person per engine staffing mo ...

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 ...