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With temperatures warming above freezing three times this week, the ice is melting, ever so slowly on Lake L’Homme Dieu. This photo was taken Wednesday from the L’Homme Dieu/Carlos bridge. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)

When will winter lose its icy grip?

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Here’s a way to dream about spring: Take a gaze at all of the ice out on the lakes and predict when it will disappear.


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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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