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Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
Endometriosis is 'expected agony' for sufferers
Car goes airborne, hits ceiling in Boston tunnel; one dead
White House threatens to bypass hard-line conservatives on tax reform
Merkel's conservatives make big gains in German Saarland election
Athanasiou converts in OT as Red Wings nip Wild
Kinglets can brighten a March day
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 24, 2017
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
BENSON — Benson School Board members will learn in April what it is expected to cost to take on needed but costly upgrades to the heating...
March 24, 2017 - 6:29am
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
BENSON — A group of citizens in Benson is hoping to persuade the Benson School Board that the school's indoor swimming pool is too valuable...
March 24, 2017 - 6:24am
February 23, 2017
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60,000
BENSON — A Benson man pretended to have cancer, authorities say — and allegedly swindled nearly $60,000 out of a friend, saying he...
February 23, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 22, 2017
Murdock teens injured in Benson crash
BENSON — Two teenagers from Murdock were injured Wednesday night in a rear-end crash on State Highway 9 in Benson. According to the State...
February 22, 2017 - 10:35pm
February 14, 2017
Custom Roto-Mold part of NHL All-Star festivities
BENSON — Custom Roto-Mold, a manufacturer of hockey dasher boards based in Benson, provided the boards used in the 2017 National Hockey...
February 14, 2017 - 6:11am
January 31, 2017
Swift County offers administrator job to second candidate
BENSON — After getting turned down by their first pick, the Swift County Commissioners made an offer to hire Kelsey Baker as their new...
January 31, 2017 - 9:44pm
January 29, 2017
Benson man sentenced for high-speed chase from police officer
BENSON — Pinned beneath the steering wheel May 29 after a crash following a high-speed chase with a Benson police officer, Bernard Michael...
January 29, 2017 - 3:05pm
January 27, 2017
End of an era: Drugstore lunch counter in Benson to close Tuesday
BENSON — As regulars slide into their favorite booth or straddle a stool at the lunch counter, a waitress carrying a pot of coffee is quick...
January 27, 2017 - 6:45am
January 20, 2017
Benson Schools launch restorative justice approach
LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY — Coming late to class, disrupting a class, or picking on a fellow student are the kinds of behaviors that will earn...
January 20, 2017 - 7:23am
January 18, 2017
Historical update: Built in 1897, Swift County Courthouse approves $4.5 million improvement project
BENSON — Construction could begin this summer on a $4.5 million renovation of the historic Swift County Courthouse in Benson to increase...
January 18, 2017 - 10:13pm
January 17, 2017
Harvell promoted at Jennie-O
BENSON — Jenny Harvell has been promoted to assistant area supervisor for the Jennie-O Turkey Store Benson Area Grow Out. Harvell has previously...
January 17, 2017 - 5:10am
January 5, 2017
Benson man dies in snowmobile crash
DE GRAFF -- A Benson man died Wednesday as a result of injuries suffered in a snowmobile crash. According to the Swift County Sheriff's Office,...
January 5, 2017 - 11:20am
December 22, 2016
Benson man found dead, believed from cold weather
BENSON -- The Swift County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 57-year-old man was found dead Sunday near the Lake Hassel access north...
December 22, 2016 - 2:27pm
December 14, 2016
Letter: A need that was fulfilled
I was hoping that some entrepreneurial type would publish the proposed Trump nominees' resumes on Wanted posters. The Tribune fulfilled that...
December 14, 2016 - 1:57am
December 9, 2016
Letter: More alike than different
Allen Saunders's quote in last week's paper ("Why Swift County swung Republican") got me to thinking. Saunders said, "I think like in most of...
December 9, 2016 - 5:42am