Al Edenloff is the editor of the twice-weekly Echo Press. He started his journalism career when he was in 10th grade, writing football and basketball stories for the Parkers Prairie Independent. Al started working for the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 as an intern. He returned to Moorhead State University and graduated with honors in 1984 with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He was hired back at the Echo Press shortly after he graduated. He worked in both sports and news, and in 1990, he was promoted to editor. Al thoroughly enjoys the challenges that come with leading a community newspaper in a growing, vibrant community and is fortunate to have a great staff, publisher and production team that make the newspaper a success.
His field of coverage includes Alexandria City Council and writing Echo Press editorials.
Contact him at or 320-763-3133 or 320-815-0834.
Language: English

He escaped serious injury after being thrown clear of the snowmobile. A 13-year-old boy was driving.
The two victims from Alexandria were airlifted from the scene but later died, according to State Patrol.
She was hiking with a group of friends on the Multnomah Falls-Larch Mountain Trail when the fall happened around 1:15 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19.
It's the second tornado for Douglas County, Minnesota in 18 days
A home at the corner of Donna Drive and Meadow Lane was ripped apart.
Rick Wyffels is accused of purchasing $65,724 worth of items that are missing from the police department, according to court documents.
A full-size pickup was eastbound on County Road 73 when it left the road, struck an embankment and overturned, coming to rest on its side.
The head-on crash happened on County Road 41 between Evansville and Interstate 94 shortly before 2 p.m. on Monday, July 26.
Two other people were injured and were taken to Alomere Health in Alexandria on Monday, July 26
At the center of it was a โ€œvery unlucky manโ€ named Henry Schecher, according to Brittany Johnson, director of the Douglas County Historical Society.