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Editor's note: A story in last Friday's Echo Press contained comments from local representatives Jay McNamar and Mary Franson as they began a new session. Here's more from Torrey Westrom and Paul Anderson.


State legislators who represent Douglas County plan to be watchdogs for taxes and agriculture in the new session that began last Tuesday.

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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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