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Council springs into action with decisions on baseball games, Awake the Lakes, half-marathon and roadwork

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Spring was in the air at Monday night's Alexandria City Council meeting.

Council members took action on a new concession area for baseball games at Knute Nelson Field, the "Awake the Lakes" festival, a first-ever half-marathon race and a street improvement project.


New concession area

The council agreed to amend the city's lease agreement with the Alexandria Beetles to include a new concession area.

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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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