We officially have our first winner for First Responder RecognitionClearly, the people of Bismarck-Mandan love their firefighters. All three of our current nominees are firefighters. Steve K., Jeff M., and Cyrus S. Our winner will receive a $100 restaurant gift card, courtesy of Bismarck Heating & Air as well as $100 for BOTH 40 Steak & Seafood and Peacock Alley.

The first winner is Cyrus Smith. The Bismarck firefighter studied at Northland Technical Community College. He was then in the National Guard for eight years before joining the Bismarck Fire Department. You can read Cyrus' story here. 

Thank you to Cyrus and all our nominees for being our local heroes. We here in Bismarck and Mandan are thankful for your dedication to our community. If you know anyone who is a first responder, you can nominate them for First Responder Recognition for a chance to be featured on our stations and websites, and win.