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It's Our Turn: A resisting, reversing cow

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Since the Echo Press asked readers to share their memories of the Douglas County Fair, I thought I'd put in one of my own.

It happened in the mid-1980s. I was assigned to take some photos at a cow milking contest in the Erickson building that featured a few well-known people from the area, including the newspaper's popular columnist, Dennis Dalman.


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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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