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February 28, 2018
Appleton man charged with three new felonies after standoff in backyard fishhouse
February 28, 2018 - 7:25pm
February 23, 2018
Benson supports power plant closing, says biomass never fulfilled promise
February 23, 2018 - 6:39am
February 17, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A truck drives through the delivery entrance at Benson Power Friday morning. Truckers hauling turkey litter and wood pulp to the plant will lose $24.1 million a year in sales with the plant closing, according to a recent study by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
Benson Power closing costly, and under challenge
February 17, 2018 - 5:32am
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Stores line the street of downtown Benson. The loss of the power plant's 45 jobs will represent a significant loss to the city of Benson, according to a recent study by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, although the study did not look at the ripple effects to businesses in the community. The city is hopeful for new economic development to fully replace the jobs and tax base lost.
Benson aims to replace loss with new industry
February 17, 2018 - 5:15am
February 3, 2018
Rep. Miller to hold town meetings
February 3, 2018 - 10:35am
January 31, 2018
Court orders new trial for Swift County defendant
January 31, 2018 - 5:32am
January 19, 2018
Planned electric outage today to affect Benson CNH Case
January 19, 2018 - 4:10am
January 10, 2018
Tribune file photo 

The long and bitter legal dispute between the Glacial Lakes Cooperative and Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company, both of Benson, reached the state Supreme Court last week. A ruling is pending.
High court hears Glacial Plains, CVEC dispute
January 10, 2018 - 6:32am
December 27, 2017
Submitted photo / TribuneJacob Gillitzer, 9, of Benson has died as a result of a house fire in Hibbing Tuesday morning.
Update: Hibbing house fire claims life of Benson boy, young cousin, grandparents
December 27, 2017 - 6:15pm
Fire in Hibbing claims life of Benson child
December 27, 2017 - 6:10pm
December 22, 2017
DNR grants to help local fire departments
December 22, 2017 - 6:08am
December 18, 2017
Alexander Forsberg
Former Benson student charged for threats, Gymnasium evacuated during tournament
December 18, 2017 - 5:59pm
December 17, 2017
All was pretty much back to normal at the Case IH boys basketball tournament as Benson played Breckenridge on Saturday at Benson High School. The two-day tournament was postponed and the BHS gym evacuated on Friday night after law enforcement received terroristic threats against the school. 
Tom Larson / Tribune
Terroristic threats unsettle small-town hoops tourney in Benson
December 17, 2017 - 5:34pm
December 15, 2017
Benson basketball tournament games cancelled Friday due to threat, games rescheduled for Saturday
December 15, 2017 - 10:13pm
December 13, 2017
Tribune file photo
State finds Heartland Ranch employee responsible for maltreatment
December 13, 2017 - 1:59pm