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Fairbanks appointed to U.S. Military Academy

Sarah Fairbanks, a 2013 Brainerd High School graduate, has been appointed to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y.

She will report July 1. Fairbanks will become a cadet at West Point and will study civil engineering. Upon graduation in 2017, she will be a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army and will serve at least five years of active duty.

She is the daughter of Mike and Lynn Fairbanks of Nisswa.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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