Army Reserve Pvt. Weston K. Hovald graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Hovald is the son of Karla and Wayne Hovald of Elk River. He is a 2012 graduate of Elk River High School.
Air Force Airman Alex Fellner graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Fellner is the son of Matt and Christine Fellner of Elk River.
He is a 2011 graduate of Spectrum High School.