New Detroit Lakes Firefighters Sworn In
Carol McCarthy | Aug 14, 2019 AT 7:57 am
DETROIT LAKES, MN--Two new Detroit Lakes firefighters were sworn in Tuesday. Detroit Lakes Mayor Matt Brenk lead Brian Cooksey and Sam Ness in the firefighter's oath at Tuesday's Council meeting. The two joined the volunteer fire department last year and completed their year-long training period.
Also from the Detroit Lakes Fire Department, it was announced at Tuesday's City Council meeting that Chief Scott Flynn will be retiring at the end of 2019. Flynn has been with the department for 22 years. Assistant Chief Ryan Swanson will take the reins of Chief in January 2020.