Army Private Steven McQueen graduated from basic training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. During his nine weeks of training, he studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and more.
McQueen is the son of Clark McQueen of Minneapolis. He is a 2012 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria.
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The following students will graduate from Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall on May 11.
Alexandria: Stephanie Anderson, Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS), management; Amy Christopherson, BAS, management; Cody Curry, Bachelor of Science (BS), physical education/teaching; Cheri Jodsaas, BAS, management; Kasey Sayre, BS, management, cum laude; Kody Thompson, BAS, management.
Brandon: Derek Honebrink, BS, physical education.
Farwell: Christianna Kostreba, BAS, management.
Osakis: Trent Lueth, BS, elementary education/early childhood education.