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October 31, 2017
The Book World store at 15528 Edgewood Drive in Baxter, Minn.,  will be closing, along with the company’s other 44 locations in seven states. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Book World to close its six stores in Minn., ND
October 31, 2017 - 9:27pm
March 22, 2017
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
March 22, 2017 - 9:00am
August 26, 2016
Chelsea Nelson (left) and Susan Keehn (right) of Someplace Safe accept new and gently used books from Nicole Pfeffer, Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union (MMFCU) Alexandria branch manager. MMFCU collected books and visited classrooms from May 1 through June 30 as part of its 60 Days of Giving fundraiser.  (Contributed photo)
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
April 6, 2016
Katelyn Tracy created this masterpiece of “Hairy Potter,” earning first place in the Adult Amateur division.
Creativity abounds at Edible Book Festival
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Library Column: Come together for this year's Community Read
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
December 18, 2015
LIBRARY: New DVD display, holiday card exchange debut at library
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
Douglas County Library offers winter services
November 18, 2015 - 12:00am
August 13, 2014
The National Guard Armory in Alexandria was filled to the brim with books during the annual used book sale on Wednesday, August 6. This year, the event was extended to a two-day sale.
Photo by Lowell Anderson| Echo Press.
Bookworms abound
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
November 22, 2013
Seasons of Raina, written by Milissa Nelson of Sartell, shows readers the life of 9th grader Raina as she learns to adapt to Minnesota, taking occasional stops for adventure in Alexandria. (Contributed)
New book includes memories of Alexandria
November 22, 2013 - 9:16am
Author Helen Kuester to have book signing
November 22, 2013 - 9:15am
November 15, 2013
Alexandrian Helen Kuester publishes third book
November 15, 2013 - 8:24am
November 13, 2013
Vernal Lind’s new book set against Cuban Crisis and Kennedy assassination
November 13, 2013 - 8:34am
July 24, 2013
Annual used book sale is August 1
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
'Alexandria was paradise'
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Free books given for World Book Night
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am