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Elbow Lake mayor seeks House District 12A

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The race for the District 12A House seat is getting crowded.

On Monday, Elbow Lake Mayor Jay McNamar announced that he is seeking the DFL endorsement


He joins two other DFL candidates who are vying for the endorsement - Tamy Reese of Morris and Matthew Fredericks, a student at the University of Minnesota Morris.

One Republican candidate has emerged - Scott Dutcher of Brandon.

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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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