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Tyler Knepper

U.S. Air Force Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Tyler Knepper graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

Knepper completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Knepper is the son of Jesden Hansen of Duluth and Jenn McLeod of Esko, step-son of Chris McLeod of Esko and Cassie Hansen of Duluth, and grandson of Marilyn and Jeff Knepper and Randy and Jan Hansen, all of Esko.

Knepper is a 2016 graduate of Esko High School.