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Gov. Ricketts to Honor Fire Department Flood Heroes in O’Neill and Spencer

For Immediate Release:

9:40AM CT on January 27, 2020

 

Media Contacts:  

Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

Justin Pinkerman, 402-471-1967

 

Media Advisory:

Gov. Ricketts to Honor Fire Department Flood Heroes in O’Neill and Spencer

 

LINCOLN – On Friday, January 31st, Governor Pete Ricketts will visit fire departments in O’Neill and Spencer to recognize their heroic efforts to serve Nebraskans during the historic floods of 2019.

 

At each location, the Governor will make brief remarks before presenting an award to the fire department.  The Governor will also host a town hall following the ceremony in Spencer.  All of these events are open to the public.  

 

O’Neill Flood Heroes Ceremony

 

What: Ceremony to honor the O’Neill Volunteer Fire Department for their heroism during the 2019 floods

 

When: 1:30pm on January 31, 2020

 

Where: O’Neill Fire Station, 304 S. 4th St., O’NEILL

 

Spencer Flood Heroes Ceremony & Town Hall

 

What: Town hall and ceremony to honor the Spencer Volunteer Fire Department for their heroism during the 2019 floods

 

When: 3:00pm on January 31, 2020

 

Where: Spencer Fire Department, 11 W. Main Street, SPENCER

 

Nota Bene: These events are open to the public

 

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