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Al Edenloff | Echo Press Workers from Larry Steidl's Tree Service installed a banner the Alexandria Sertoma Club purchased to promote its Ice Fishing Challenge. The new space for banners stretches across North Broadway, between the Runestone Museum and Probuild.

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Here's a whole new way to get the word out about your community event: Rent banner space.

The Runestone Museum in Alexandria recently received money to set up a banner display area over North Broadway near its office.


This is the same spot where the city displayed its "Merry Christmas" holiday decoration.

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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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