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Former Twin Al Newman to speak at lunch meeting

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Former Minnesota Twins player and coach Al Newman will be the featured guest speaker at an Alexandria Kiwanis meeting on Monday, April 21 at noon at Broadway Ballroom, Alexandria. The cost is $11 and includes lunch. The public is invited to attend.


Newman won two World Series as a player with the Minnesota Twins. He managed in the minor leagues and coached third base under Ron Gardenhire. He also worked with younger players in the Minnesota Baseball Academy and Legion ball.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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