WISCONSIN FIRE JOURNAL is published for Wisconsin State Firefighters Association.

The information provided is a sampling of the WISCONSIN FIRE JOURNAL.

Members of the association receive this publication in the mail every other month as part of their membership.

Submittal of Articles to the Wisconsin Fire Journal


The Wisconsin Fire Journal is a bi-monthly publication serving firefighters throughout the state of Wisconsin.


Typical articles include department profiles, education, health, training, regional and people in the news, convention coverage, plus any other topic of interest to the fire service.


Potential articles of interest include-

  1. New products or services, recent deliveries, and purchases
  2. “How to” articles”
  3. New technology
  4. Relationships within the fire department
  5. Fire History
  6. Points of interest, museums, new facilities, etc.
  7. Send us your ideas



  1. Your qualifications, title, and position
  2. Your contact information (email, phone, address)
  3. Title of your article
  4. Manuscript or outline
  5. Photos or graphics if needed


All articles are reviewed by the Journal staff, to determine

accuracy and relevance You will be advised if accepted or

changes required

Tip: read back issues for style or content


Note: We occasionally will pay for articles depending on complexity.

Payment usually runs $100 to $300.

Requests for payment must be in advance of article submission.


Editorial Information:

Publication months and deadlines

  • January/February - deadline is December 1
  • March/April - deadline is February 1
  • May/June - deadline is April 1
  • July/August - deadline is June 1
  • September/October - deadline is August 1
  • November/December - deadline is October 1


Please submit all press releases and stories to:

Fred Loomis: wfj-info@wi.rr.com

Publisher Wisconsin Fire Journal


Annette Geisler: wsfa@wi-state-firefighters.org

WSFA Executive Secretary

PO Box 267

Mazomanie, WI 53560


Editor: Pete Wicklund

Office Manager: Darlene Loomis

Loomis Photographers

1711 Green Bay Road

Kenosha, WI 53144


 Telephone: 262-552-8168

Cell 262-620-0105


Change of Address??

Please contact the WSFA at (800) 588-2989 or e-mail wsfa@wi-state-firefighters.org with the change. Help us to save money by updating your current addresses and to continue receiving your copy of the Wisconsin Fire Journal.



Official Publication of the Wisconsin State Firefighters’ Association.

Published bi-monthly by: Loomis Photographers, W316 S2920 Roberts Rd., Waukesha, WI 53188

Telephone: 262-552-8168  Email: wfj-info@wi.rr.com

Publisher: Fred Loomis

Editor: Pete Wicklund

Office Manager: Darlene Loomis


Advertising information: Please submit all advertising materials and questions to: Fred Loomis Loomis Photographers

W316 S2920 Roberts Rd., Waukesha, WI 53188  262-552-8168

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