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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
October 2, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Tim and Jodi Dittes have made major upgrades to their Appleton store, Don's Food Pride. The upgrades include replacing nearly all of the refrigerated display cases, installing a new floor and LED lighting, and new display shelving.
Rural grocer reinvests in community's future: Appleton grocery store gets major upgrade
October 2, 2017 - 6:09pm
Update: 3 die in crash near Benson
October 2, 2017 - 12:19pm
September 28, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Cole Tensen, his wife and two young children evacuated their upstairs bedroom shortly before a large tree crashed into their Belgrade home during a storm last week. National Weather Service meteorologists confirmed a total of six tornadoes overnight Sept. 19 and Sept. 20, five of them in west central Minnesota.
Five tornadoes ripped across west central Minnesota last week
September 28, 2017 - 7:15pm
September 19, 2017
Pennock man pleads guilty to sexual misconduct with minor
September 19, 2017 - 12:12pm
September 13, 2017
Four injured in three-vehicle crash in Benson
September 13, 2017 - 10:30am
August 8, 2017
Danvers man dies in single-vehicle crash
August 8, 2017 - 3:53pm
August 5, 2017
Carolyn Lange / TribuneBuilt in 1898, the Swift County Courthouse in Benson is closed during a renovation project takes placed. The work is not expected to be finished until early next year.
The heart of Swift County: Courthouse closed for renovation and services provided off-site
August 5, 2017 - 6:33am
July 17, 2017
Tom Cherveny | Tribune
Kerkhoven Mayor Kordell Van Heuveln is promoting more citizen input and will be hosting informal listening sessions for residents.
Kerkhoven's new mayor looking to open communication
July 17, 2017 - 9:09pm
June 30, 2017
Suspect arrested in swamp near Benson after fleeing officers
June 30, 2017 - 8:55am
June 27, 2017
Benson man involved in MBA hockey charged with soliciting sex from minor over internet
June 27, 2017 - 6:22pm
June 14, 2017
Tribune file photo
The Court of Appeals upheld a district court decision requiring the Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company LLLP comply with a contract making the Glacial Plains Cooperative its exclusive grain handler.
Court of Appeals rules for Glacial Plains in Benson
June 14, 2017 - 7:05am
June 2, 2017
Tribune file photo / CoreCivic opened the Prairie Correctional Facility to tours by local residents in 2016 as part of the campaign for legislation calling on the state to purchase or lease-to-own it.
State to assess use potential of Appleton prison
June 2, 2017 - 9:26pm
May 10, 2017
Semi hauling fertilizer struck by train in Swift County
May 10, 2017 - 8:25am
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