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Albert takes a position with the DNR

Joe Albert

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Enforcement Division has hired a new communications coordinator, Joe Albert.

Albert was an outdoor editor and reporter for the last 14 years, working for Outdoor News out of Plymouth for much of that time. He is also a former employee of the Echo Press.

Albert will have a variety of responsibilities in his new role with the DNR, including developing communications strategies that increase public understanding of the division and the work of its conservation officers. He'll also be the division's primary media contact.

Eric Morken

Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.

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