Air Force Airman Matthew Olson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Olson earned distinction as an honor graduate.
The airman is a 2006 graduate of Elk River High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2010 from the University of Wisconsin, Superior.
He is the son of Paul Olson Elk River and Debra Olson of Stanley, Wis.