Scott Reinarts (left) recently retired from duty and was honored for 31 years and four months of service on the fire department.

The Sleepy Eye Fire Department held their fall picnic on Saturday, Sept. 23—an event for firefighters and their families and the retired firefighters. Scott Reinarts (left) recently retired from duty and was honored for 31 years and four months of service on the fire department. Chief Ron Zinniel presented Reinarts with an appreciation plaque in recognition of his long-term contribution to the department and community.