Senators seek military service applications
U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar’s offices are now accepting applications from young Minnesotans interested in attending one of the nation’s four military service academies, including the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
In order to attend a service academy, candidates must be nominated by a member of Congress. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1.