Governor Greg Gianforte recognizes local EMS Provider.

(Hill County) On Wednesday, Montana leaders gathered at the State Capitol to honor emergency medical services across the state.

Of the recognized was Volunteer EMS Provider of the Year Lowell Strissel, of Hill County Ambulance, this award honors a volunteer EMS provider who is exemplary in his/her quality of patient care and dedication to their community.

Gianforte also signed a proclamation recognizing EMS Week. This is the 50th anniversary of that annual event, intended to educate the public about EMS and honor the people providing the services.

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