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How are you ringing in the New Year?

Do you celebrate New Year's Eve in a unique way?

The Echo Press would like to feature local folks who plan to bring in the New Year with a twist. It can be a unique party, a family tradition, a proven way of sticking to your resolutions, or any other imaginative ways of celebrating the holiday.

Send your stories to reporter Amy Chaffins at, post your thoughts on our Facebook page, or call (320) 763-3133.

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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