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Midshipman introduces students to academy opportunities

You don't hear much about boat school as a student in this region, says Midshipman Aiden Coberly.

That's why he took the opportunity to spend the week before Thanksgiving traveling around northeast Wyoming to present at schools on behalf of the United States Naval Academy, including in Sundance and Hulett.

His aim was to sharing his reasons for being at the academy – and why he'd love for more kids from this area to consider it for themselves.

Now in his second year at the academy, Coberly says he hasn't come across many peers who experienced a small-school upbringing like he did in Upton. Whe...

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