Gogebic County Sheriff's deputy honored for saving life
January 23, 2020
By TOM LAVENTURE
BESSEMER - A Wakefield man said the life-saving efforts of a law enforcement officer has given him a new outlook on life.
Bryon Flohaug, a 51-year-old Wakefield electrical contractor employee with a wife and son, wanted to attend the Gogebic County Commission meeting Wednesday, where the commissioners joined the Gogebic County Sheriff's Office in honoring the deputy who is credited with saving his life.
"If it wasn't for him I wouldn't be here," he said.
Flohaug was helping a friend on a side-job at a South Johnson Road residence in Bessemer on...