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Burgess graduates from basic training

BEMIDJI — Air Force Airman Levi O. Burgess graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Burgess is the son of Kelly and Jason Ehlenfeldt of Pine River and grandson of Ronald Burgess of Laporte. He is a 2013 graduate of Brainerd High School.