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January 19, 2018
Planned electric outage today to affect Benson CNH Case
January 19, 2018 - 4:10am
January 10, 2018
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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
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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
December 12, 2017
OSHA, police investigating death at power plant in central Minn.
December 12, 2017 - 9:23pm
December 8, 2017
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An individual reportedly died after a fall at the Benson Power Plant on Wednesday.
Individual dies after fall at Benson Power
December 8, 2017 - 11:54am
November 21, 2017
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Riverview Dairy LLP of Morris is planning a fifth large dairy with state Highway 40 access west of Willmar. The Swenoda Dairy is planned in Swenoda Township of Swift County and would hold 9,500 animal units of Jersey cows, according to an environmental assessment worksheet now open for public comment.
Riverview plans fifth large dairy west of Willmar
November 21, 2017 - 5:49am
November 15, 2017
Pennock man sentenced for sexual assault of young girl
November 15, 2017 - 6:55am
November 6, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Assistant Christi Mogler holds one child while also entertaining two other children in the infant room at Discovery Kids child care center in Benson. The center has a staff of 10 adults and five to six high school-aged helpers.
Benson Schools takes on child care need, expands to infants and toddlers
November 6, 2017 - 9:25pm
November 3, 2017
Standoff in Benson ends peacefully
November 3, 2017 - 1:14pm
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