Aug 192013



Elk Mound held a run/walk fundraiser for their new library Sunday evening.  It was fun and there was a great turnout.  I walked two miles and was able to just finish ahead of the moms pushing strollers!

Aug 122013

Elk Mound building 

Groundbreaking, aka “Wallbreaking” ceremonies for the new Elk Mound Library took place August 12.  Renovation is expected to get underway immediately.  The community has raised $150,000 of their $200,000 goal.

Jul 282013

Elk Mound

The Village of Elk Mound has been awarded an Otto Bremer Foundation grant for $130,000.  The grant will aid the village in renovating the old laundromat to become a public library and community center.  Library holds pickup service is being offered in the Village Hall.  The library will be able to offer more services, including a collection and public access computers once it has moved to the renovated site.