National Weather Service Honors 
Oshkosh 8 SW Observer
Doug Paulsen
with a
25 Year Length-of-Service Award
June 26th, 2013

On June 26th - Meteorologist-in-Charge Ryan Knutsvig of the National Weather Service office in North Platte - presented a 25 Year Length-of-Service Award, to Doug Paulsen, who resides 8 miles southwest of Oshkosh, in Garden County

The original date for weather observations from this site was January 1st, 1909 - one year before Garden County was established. 

Doug Paulsen is the 3rd generation family member to continue their fine tradition of voluntary cooperative weather observations for the National Weather Service.  

MIC Ryan Knutsvig presents 25 Year Length-of-Service Award
MIC Ryan Knutsvig presents Doug Paulsen with his 25 Year Length-of-Service Award

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