Nobles County Fire Department

Find Nobles County Minnesota fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.


Adrian Fire Department 310 Maine Avenue Adrian MN 56110 507-483-2849


Bigelow City Fire Hall 1537 Broadway Avenue Bigelow MN 56117 507-683-2441

Brewster Fire And Rescue Department PO Box 326 Brewster MN 56119 507-842-5936

Ellsworth Fire Department 102 East 4th Avenue Ellsworth MN 56129 507-967-2351

Heron Lake Fire Hall 1111 2nd Avenue Brewster MN 56119 507-793-2381

Lismore City Clerk 249 East 2nd Street Lismore MN 56155 507-472-8779

Rushmore Fire Rescue 136 Thompson Avenue North Rushmore MN 56168 507-478-4338

Wilmont Fire Department 304 4th Avenue Wilmont MN 56185 507-926-5235

Worthington Fire Station 830 2nd Avenue Worthington MN 56187 507-376-5757

About Nobles County Fire Departments

Nobles County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Nobles County, MN community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Nobles County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Nobles County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Nobles County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Nobles County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Nobles County

Nobles County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Minnesota are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Nobles County. Nobles County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Nobles County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Nobles County, MN

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Nobles County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Nobles County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Nobles County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Nobles County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Nobles County and Minnesota Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Nobles County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Nobles County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.