Brad Hinkle Presented With Length of Service Award

Brad Hinkle, a cooperative weather observer at Liberal, was presented with a 20 year length of service award on Tuesday, September 23rd, by Jesse Lee, Observing Program Leader for the National Weather Service in Dodge City.  Brad has recorded temperature and precipitation data, including snowfall, since 1994.  The weather station was started at Liberal back in 1892 by Thomas J. Smith.  Brad took the site over from Ralph Miller.

(Photo by Jesse Lee)

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