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March 24, 2017
Benson School Board members voted nearly one year ago to close the indoor pool at the end of the 2015-2016 school year rather than invest in new lighting for it. A group of citizens in Benson is still hoping to persuade the Benson School Board that the school’s indoor swimming pool is too valuable an asset to lose. (Tribune file photo)
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
March 24, 2017 - 6:24am
February 23, 2017
Andy Lynn Jaeger, 51, was charged in October in Swift County District Court with theft by swindle.
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60,000
February 23, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 22, 2017
Murdock teens injured in Benson crash
February 22, 2017 - 10:35pm
February 14, 2017
Submitted photo
Custom Roto-Mold of Benson provided the boards used in the 2017 National Hockey League All Star Game Fan Fair in Los Angeles Jan. 27-29.
Custom Roto-Mold part of NHL All-Star festivities
February 14, 2017 - 6:11am
January 31, 2017
Kelsey Baker
Swift County offers administrator job to second candidate
January 31, 2017 - 9:44pm
January 29, 2017
Benson man sentenced for high-speed chase from police officer
January 29, 2017 - 3:05pm
January 27, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Vyke Breen, right, owner and pharmacist at Breen's Thrifty White Pharmacy in Benson, chats with Jean Alsaker, far left, and Laura Johnson Edman, who came in for a last lunch at Breen's Fountain before the lunch counter closes Tuesday to create more space for new staff and services at the pharmacy. play button
End of an era: Drugstore lunch counter in Benson to close Tuesday
January 27, 2017 - 6:45am
January 20, 2017
Jacqualyn Hickey, Benson Schools psychologist, speaks this week to an educators' gathering about the restorative justice approach the Benson School District has undertaken. 

Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Benson Schools launch restorative justice approach
January 20, 2017 - 7:23am
January 18, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

The main floor of the Swift County Courthouse in Benson will be reconfigured as part of a larger project to update the 1897-era building.  play button
Historical update: Built in 1897, Swift County Courthouse approves $4.5 million improvement project
January 18, 2017 - 10:13pm
January 17, 2017
Jenny Harvell
Harvell promoted at Jennie-O
January 17, 2017 - 5:10am
January 5, 2017
Benson man dies in snowmobile crash
January 5, 2017 - 11:20am
December 22, 2016
Benson man found dead, believed from cold weather
December 22, 2016 - 2:27pm
December 14, 2016
Letter: A need that was fulfilled
December 14, 2016 - 1:57am
December 9, 2016
Letter: More alike than different
December 9, 2016 - 5:42am
December 8, 2016
Letter: A Democrat's view of the election
December 8, 2016 - 7:58am