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It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
September 22, 2018 - 7:22am
September 14, 2018
Al Edenloff (with race bib on) cheers on his wife, Celeste, as she approaches the finish line of the Lakes Area Endurance race in Alexandria a couple of years ago. (Contributed)
It's Our Turn: Many miles and memories
September 14, 2018 - 7:54am
August 4, 2018
I sat down for an interview with Seattle point guard Sue Bird (left) before the WNBA All-Star Game at the Target Center in Minneapolis on July 28. (Maggi Stivers / special to the Echo Press)
Our Turn: Lynx show off with All-Star showcase
August 4, 2018 - 10:30am
July 27, 2018
Tracy Vlaminck, Trena Eller and Celeste Edenloff have been friends since junior high. This photo was taken in 2012 when Vlaminck and Eller, who both live in Willmar, visited Edenloff at her home in Alexandria. (Contributed)
It's Our Turn: Friendships are golden
July 27, 2018 - 12:25pm
July 25, 2018
Signs hang in the window of the Ben Franklin store in downtown Alexandria announcing the store is going out of business. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Ben Franklin closing
July 25, 2018 - 7:58am
July 23, 2018
Micah Friez
Friez: Minnesota is a perfect fit for WNBA All-Star Game
July 23, 2018 - 12:24pm
July 22, 2018
After Paige Habberstad passed her driver's test Monday, her family, including parents, Reggie and Pamela, brother, Karsten, and her sister and author, Alexis, got together for a celebratory lunch. (Contributed)
It's Our Turn: Life in the backseat
July 22, 2018 - 5:33am
July 11, 2018
Micah Friez
Friez: Let’s let All-Stars be All-Stars
July 11, 2018 - 11:23am
June 24, 2018
Kari VanWakeren
God delights in his creation
June 24, 2018 - 5:24am
June 16, 2018
My father, Tim Friez, (right) and me in July 2016 at a Seattle Mariners baseball game at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
It's Our Turn: Like father, hopefully like son
June 16, 2018 - 6:31am
June 9, 2018
It's Our Turn: Explain how you can do better
June 9, 2018 - 7:58am
May 24, 2018
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
May 24, 2018 - 10:59am
April 18, 2018
Spring brings excitement, optimism
April 18, 2018 - 9:13am
March 23, 2018
Participants in the March 2 Permit to Carry class at the Alexandria Technical and Community College included Echo Press newspaper reporter Celeste Edenloff, third from right and her sister, Karen DeSchepper, right. (Contributed photo)
What is it like to take a gun class?
March 23, 2018 - 2:35pm
March 14, 2018
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
March 14, 2018 - 2:19pm