Local Cadets Set To Graduate Thursday

After completing six months of training at the Wisconsin State Patrol Academy, 37 cadets will receive their badges Thursday(6/30/2022) at a graduation ceremony in La Crosse. 

Governor Tony Evers, Wisconsin Department of Transportation Secretary Craig Thompson and other state leaders will join Wisconsin State Patrol Patrol Superintendent Anthony Burrell at the graduation ceremony. 

The ceremony is set to get underway at 1 p.m. at the La Crosse Center located in downtown La Crosse.

Local cadets include Eric Adelmeyer of Lomira, and Andrew Lyyski of Waupun.

The ceremony will also be available via livestream on the Wisconsin State Patrol’s Facebook page. 

The 67th Recruit Class will join nearly 500 sworn troopers and inspectors of the Wisconsin State Patrol who are assigned to posts across the state. The 37 cadets are from communities in Wisconsin, the Midwest, and around the world.