Five local emergency medical responders were honored on Sunday, June 9 in Hotchkiss at an all crew barbecue held at the Hotchkiss Fairgrounds. The celebration was to honor North Fork Ambulance crew members who have reached five-year milestones with their service to the North Fork community.
NFAA board members, fellow crew members and family were on hand to offer support for these dedicated individuals who have chosen to serve their community.
Cindy Owen was recognized for 10 years of service. Sandy Brown, Nicole Carpenter, Tyrell Clock and Rachel Pemberton were recognized for five years of service.
"Warmest congratulations go out to these folks, and all the North Fork Ambulance crew members, who continue to provide excellent pre-hospital emergency care in the North Fork Valley," said NFAA director Kathy Steckel.