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Fourth candidate files for sheriff

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A fourth candidate has filed for the Douglas County sheriff position – Scot Umlauf.

Umlauf, a Douglas County Sheriff’s Office sergeant, joins the incumbent sheriff, Troy Wolbersen, State Trooper Rich Homan and Greg Windhurst, a DCSO patrol sergeant, in the race.


The filing period ends on June 3.

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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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