Governor Pat Quinn spoke at the Fallen Firefighter Memorial. He thanked crews around the state. He says they were a big help when all the flooding happened a few weeks ago.
Quinn also awarded the Medal of Honor to several firefighters. The award is given to those who save extreme bravery in the face of danger.
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