Eureka teen part of Youth Trooper Academy

PIERRE, S.D. ( – A group of South Dakota teenagers recently participated in the Seventh Annual Youth Trooper Academy in Pierre sponsored by the South Dakota Highway Patrol and the American Legion.

One of those individuals was Carson Kunz of Eureka. He said it took a while to adjust to the routine of the academy.

One the things that Kunz said he benefited from the most was leadership skills.

Kunz, age 17, said the academy was a good experience.