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Lowell Anderson | Echo Press Jesus is greeted by crowds on his way into Jerusalem during the annual Passion Drama at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Despite temperatures in the 30s on Tuesday, many people stood in line to view the production, which depicts the life, death, resurrection and ascension of Jesus. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)

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The temperatures – and the crowds – were down a bit for the 18th annual Passion Drama organized by Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches in Alexandria.


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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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