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COUNCIL NEWS: Knute Nelson's new senior living campus rolls ahead

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Knute Nelson's plans to build a 139-unit senior living campus for independent living, memory care and assisted living rolled smoothly ahead Monday night.


After a public hearing on the project didn't raise any objections, the Alexandria City Council approved the nursing home's bond and revenue note application to finance the $27 million project.

"This is a very exciting project," noted Mayor Dan Ness.

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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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