Osakis honored service members who died for their country with a Memorial Day parade and march. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)
Communities throughout Douglas County honored those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country by holding Memorial Day ceremonies this morning. See Wednesday's Echo Press for more details and photos.
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.