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July 11, 2019
Letter to the Editor: What should young people be reading?
July 11, 2019 - 9:36am
June 6, 2019
Letter to the Editor: Why are students exposed to vulgar content?
June 6, 2019 - 10:05am
Letter to the Editor: Concerns raised about books for eighth-graders
May 6, 2019 - 9:26am
December 21, 2018
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
December 21, 2018 - 9:46am
December 9, 2018
Leif Enger poses by Lake Superior, which figures prominently in his latest novel, "Virgil Wander." (Contributed)
Leif Enger to sign books in Alexandria: Best-selling author grew up in Osakis
December 9, 2018 - 8:13am
November 30, 2018
Paul Imholte will play the First Friday concert Dec. 7 at the Evansville Art Center. (Contributed)
Community news
November 30, 2018 - 5:52pm
June 7, 2018
Traveling Tree House is ready to roll
June 7, 2018 - 4:20pm
February 15, 2018
Author Alisa Star and illustrator Heather Rolin, both of Alexandria, collaborated on the children's book, "Birdie Takes the Stage." A book signing event is set for Saturday, Feb. 17, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Cherry Street Books in Alexandria. (Contributed)
Alexandria author to read, sign book at Cherry Street Books
February 15, 2018 - 8:27am
January 28, 2018
Bonding over books
January 28, 2018 - 11:56am
December 23, 2017
Book News
December 23, 2017 - 3:03pm
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