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Robert Peterson has had a challenging career in the military and he just keeps on getting tougher, interesting assignments. Submitted Photo

Audubon native rises in Air Force

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When Robert Peterson was growing up in Audubon (he's a 1989 graduate), and even when he joined the Air Force after high school, he didn't necessarily plan to make the military a career.


But, earlier this summer, after 19 years in the service, he was promoted to colonel and began a new assignment in the Air Force Inspector General's Office at the Pentagon.

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