Cokato Ambulance Service

The Cokato ambulance is frequently spotted in local parades.

Updated July 2022

The ambulance service for the City of Cokato is operated with a dedicated crew of longtime emergency personnel, all of whom are volunteers. There are several full-time EMTs with the ambulance service, each serving about 10 shifts per month. The ambulance service also has volunteers working part time.

The area served includes the city of Cokato, Cokato Township, Stockholm Township, and part of French Lake Township. The ambulance service is a completely separate entity from the fire department, and has been since it was formed in 1979.

The ambulance station is located at the Public Safety Building, 745 7th St SE, Cokato. Correspondence should be sent to PO Box 1030, Cokato, MN 55321. The Cokato Ambulance Service may also be reached via phone at 320-559-0258, or by email at

The 2022 Cokato Ambulance EMT Roster

Carl Harju
Chris Thorson
Louise Weber
Jim Martinson, Sr.
Deb Struthers
Jim Martinson, Jr.
James Babb,
David Nyquist
Janell Moore
Marce Polzin
Jim Erickson
John Ponsford
Bruce Martinson


Director: David Nyquist
Assistant director: Jim Martinson, Jr.
Secretary/Treasurer: Janell Martinson
Training Officers: Jimmy Martinson and David Nyquist