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Two area schools running late because of bad weather

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Two school districts in the area are running late this morning, Tuesday, because of the bad weather.

They are Parkers Prairie and West Central Area.


The winter weather advisory that was in effect for Douglas County and others in west central Minnesota expired at 7 a.m. There are still slippery spots on the roads, along with drifts and swirling snow, so motorists should drive with caution.

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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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