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Santa made an appearance with Willy Porter and The Claytones during the Holiday Train’s stop. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)

Holiday carries a musical message of hope for the hungry


You could hear the train a comin’ – along with the Christmas music it brought to town.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff has been the editor of the Echo Press since 1990. 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 before being promoted to editor. 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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