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Ingebrigtsen, Westrom named to lead committees

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Two legislators representing Douglas County were handed key positions in the Legislature Wednesday.

District 11 Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, was named chairman of the Senate Environment and Natural Resources Budget and Policy Committee.


Ingebrigtsen, who is serving his second term in the Senate, was delighted to receive the assignment.

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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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