The Mahaska Health Partnership hosted area agencies on Saturday to recognize National Police Week, National EMS Week, International Firefighters' Day, National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week and National Hospital Week.

Service vehicles and representatives from Oskaloosa Fire, Oskaloosa Police, Mahaska Emergency Management, Mahaska County Sheriff Department, Mahaska County Telecommunicators, Eddyville Fire, Fremont Fire and New Sharon Fire were present, and group photos were taken to honor each of the departments and First Responders. Mahaska Health nurses and front-line team gave a wave to all the representatives as they flashed their lights.