Our 2003 Thomas Jefferson Award Winner

The Thomas Jefferson Award was presented to Allen Hellesund from Timber Lake South Dakota. Pictured from left to right are Bill Tallman, Meteorologist in Charge; Mr Allen Hellesund; and Glenn Nielsen, Hydrometeorological Technician. The ceremony was held at the Timber Lake Museum and attended by nearly the entire town.

Our 2003 Holm Award Winner

Representatives from the entire South Dakota Congressional Delegation were on hand to present Evelyn Quade of Wilmot, South Dakota with the John Campanious Holm Award. Pictured from left to right are Beth Smith from Senator Daschle’s office; Evelyn Quade; Sharon Stroschein from Senator Johnson’s office; and Judy Vrchota from Congressman Janklow’s office.The ceremony was held at the Aberdeen WFO.

Other 2003 Award Winners

Bradley and Roger Bauer of McIntosh SD, receive a 25 year length of service award. Glenn Nielsen, HMT, Aberdeen, SD presented the award at the Bauer’s farm located 6 miles southeast of McIntosh.

The National Weather Service in Aberdeen SD was honored to present Milton and Phyllis Stiegelmeier of Selby, SD with a 20 year Service Award during their retirement from the Cooperative Observing Program.

Our 2002 Holm Award Winners

Pictured from left to right; Glenn Nielsen, Charles Bowar, Ray Studnicka

To read more about Charles, click here.

Pictured from left to right; Tim Kearns, Nina and Erdon Barrie, Kenny Gillespie

To read more about Erdon, click here.

Our 1999 Holm Award Winner

from left to right; Beth Smith (Sen. Daschle's office); Sara Sahli (Sen. Johnson's office); Ruth Robertson; Mark Vaux (Congressman Thune's office) 

To read more about Ruth, click here.

1998 NATIONAL HOLMS AWARD RECIPIENT
MR ALLEN G. HELLESUND
TIMBER LAKE COOP SITE
 
 

PICTURED FROM LEFT TO RIGHT. SD STATE SENATOR BILL JOHNSON, MR HELLESUNG,

WILLIAM TALLMAN, MRS HELLESUNG, AND RAYMOND STUDNICKA

 

 

1999 SERVICE AWARD RECIPIENTS
 
50 YEARS OF SERVICE
 
LAKE SHARPE PROJECT
 
 
 
 
50 YEARS OF SERVICE
SAND LAKE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT MARCIA HAALAND, WILLIAM SCHULTZE, AND KENNY GILLESPIE
 
 
40 YEARS OF SERVICE
MR WALTER DANEKAS
RAYMOND SD COOP SITE
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT...BILL TALLMAN, WALTER DANEKAS, KENNY GILLESPIE
 
 
 
 
15 YEARS OF SERVICE RECIPIENTS
  
MRS DONNA MEYER
POLLOCK SD COOP SITE
 
 
MR MILTON STIEGELMEIER
SELBY SD COOP SITE
 
 
MRS JUDI L. HOSTLER
BLUNT SD COOP SITE
 
 
 

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