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Lace up your running shoes and get your bike ready for the Harvest Duathlon on Saturday, August 31.

At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council approved plans for the third annual event.


The course, which starts from Discovery Middle School, includes a run of 2.5 miles, followed by a 13-mile bike race and a 2.3 mile run.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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