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Shutdown squashes FBI dream

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Scott Walton knows some people have waited years to get into the FBI National Academy.

Walton, of Mitchell, was accepted on his first try and didn’t have to wait as long as some applicants, but when he flew to Virginia in late September to start training, the federal government shutdown that began Oct. 1 halted the program.


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