Sponsored By
An organization or individual has paid for the creation of this work but did not approve or review it.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Fargo firefighters to be honored

The Fargo Fire Department will be awarding commendations Thursday, including honoring two citizens who are credited with saving two people's lives. The awards will be given out at 1 p.m. at the department's headquarters at 637 NP Ave. in Fargo. W...

The Fargo Fire Department will be awarding commendations Thursday, including honoring two citizens who are credited with saving two people's lives.

The awards will be given out at 1 p.m. at the department's headquarters at 637 NP Ave. in Fargo.

White-Hartman awards will be given out to Jesse Cloose and Tom Holmstrom for their efforts in saving the lives of a child and a man, according to a news release.

Cloose used an automatic external defibrillator to resuscitate a man. Holmstrom performed CPR on a child pulled from a swimming pool, the release said.

Commendations will also be awarded to firefighters who delivered two babies in Fargo. Those will be given out to Capt. Clark Dietz and firefighters Jason Forness, David Conrad, Michael Ambrose, Matt Nelson and Jeffery Sprout, the release said.

ADVERTISEMENT

The public is welcome to attend the event.

What To Read Next
Host Bryan Piatt is joined by Matt Entz, head coach of the North Dakota State Bison football team, to discuss the pressures of leading the program and how mental health is addressed with his players.
Artificial intelligence can now act as an artist or a writer. Does that mean AI is ready to play doctor? Many institutions, including Mayo Clinic, believe that AI is ready to become a useful tool.
Columnist Carol Bradley Bursack lists the various reason why some older adults may begin to shuffle as they age.
The Buffalo Bills safety who suffered a cardiac arrest on Monday Night Football in January is urging people to learn how to save lives the way his was saved.