Defibrillator donated to Bayport FD

com_100213_aed-BayportFDShakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Public Safety Firefighter Adam Harklerode, left, joins Bayport Fire Chief Mark Swenson, and Bayport City Administrator Logan Martin after the SMSC donated an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to the Bayport Fire Department on Sept. 30. Bayport is a volunteer, paid on-call fire department responding to about 1,400 calls a year. Through its’ Mdewakanton LIFE Program, the SMSC has donated more than 735 AEDs to tribes, schools, police and fire departments and other organizations. Twenty-three lives have been saved as a result, with 12 of those in Scott County. (Submitted photo)