New public safety staff take the oath-of-office for the City of Mankato. Awards were also presented.
- New public safety staff: Police Officers Emily Mathiowetz, John McGuire and Firefighter Rae Frame.
- “All-Star Honorable Mention” award presentation to Police Officers Will Hullopeter and Jacob Price in recognition of their Driving While Intoxicated enforcement efforts by the Minnesota Office of Traffic Safety.
- Lifesaving Awards for three calls for service: Lieutenant Bill Bowser, Commander Sean Hayes, Firefighters Ryan Fitzgerald and Dustin Icks; Police Officers Steve Hoppe, Dale Stoltman, Courtney Walker and Commander Adam Gray. Officer Nicole Neudecker will be awarded the Distinguished Service Award.
Promotions who will receive a new badge: Sergeant Bill Reinbold; Commanders Chris Baukol, Sean Hayes and Justin Neumann and Associate Director Dan Schisel.