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January 15, 2018
Alisa Star of Alexandria reads the book she authored, "Birdie Takes the Stage," to her daughter, Charlotte. Charlotte, almost 2, was the inspiration for the book. (Contributed)
Hatching 'Birdie': Alexandria author, illustrator team up on children's book
January 15, 2018 - 6:59am
December 16, 2017
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AgweekTV: Food blogger Molly Yeh makes the big time
December 16, 2017 - 8:30am
April 28, 2017
"A Letter, an Ex and Opal" is Alexandria native Beth Hill's first novel. (Contributed)
Alexandria's Beth Hill publishes first novel
April 28, 2017 - 6:05am
April 12, 2017
Kelly Radi hosts book discussion event
April 12, 2017 - 6:47am
October 14, 2016
In a literary world: Douglas County Library to host first literary costume party
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
September 7, 2016
Scribes Author Series begins at Douglas County Library
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
August 10, 2016
Alexandria resident Richard Hinrichs’ new book, “The Legend of King Max,” tells the story of crime boss Ralph Maxwell, who basically established the town of Lidgerwood, North Dakota, in the 1880s.
Telling the legend of Ralph Maxwell
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
August 3, 2016
Local author debuts spy thriller
August 3, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Michael Sayler wrote “Life in the United States,” a true story about his growing up in the U.S., in the hopes of showing young readers about the hardships of living in the U.S.  (Contributed photos)
College courses lead to published books
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
Imagination leads to writing career for local woman
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Former Lake Carlos State Park ranger Ronald Kuschel is the author of a new book, "23 Days in the Life of a Park Ranger."
A day in the life
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2016
Neva Andrews is the author of the five book series of the fictional tomboy Jo Barkley. (Photo by Jessica Sly, Echo Press)
Life to fiction
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
February 5, 2016
Meet the author: Frances Worthington
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Pioneer-teacher of the Baha’i faith John Warner will speak and sign his book, Every Foreign Land, on Saturday, Dec. 12 at 1 p.m. at the Douglas County Library in Alexandria. (Contributed)
Meet the author
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
October 2, 2015
Holmes City native Spencer Coffman recently published his first book, A Guide to Deception, which details how to recognize body language and detect lies. (Contributed)
Detecting deception
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am