Those who wear a badge carry an element of bravery on the job each day.
But two Ward County deputies went beyond the call of duty when a driver lost control and was pinned upside down in his car in icy March temperatures.
Deputy William Miller and Deputy Ann Millerbernd were the first officers on the scene and physically held the driver's head above water until a dive team could arrive.
Today, Sheriff Steve Kukowski was able to award both deputies the North Dakota Peace Officers Association Bravery Award.
Minot Police say Zofia Kristal Pepple of New Town was struck by a pickup and killed about 6:25pm Sunday
A two-year-old child was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minot Sunday evening.
They ask if you have any information about the incident that you contact them at 852-0111.
In addition, both had recently been released from state prison.