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Larry Nassar denied removal of 'death warrant' judge from resentencing motion
White House economists apologize after Huckabee Sanders' false statement about black employment under Trump
Trump endorses Republican governor candidate Johnson
Duck boat survivor who lost husband, children, attempts to cope, raise awareness of dangers
White House press secretary can't guarantee public won't hear Trump use n-word on audio recording
Huskies' bats bite Stingers
Polanco, Sano lead slumping Twins to win over Pirates
Chicago slips by Lynx at Target Center
Barr, out with undisclosed injury, says he wants to play for Vikings
Zimmer says Vikings' Waynes must 'deny the ball' to be elite
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Poster, raffle art unveiling prelude to September festival
Hollywood blockbusters will get more love at next Oscar awards
Trump's Walk of Fame star: The West Hollywood City Council wants it permanently removed
Thomas: The Matrix at 20
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
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Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
Generations/Life Connections April 2018 now available online
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Commentary: Important advice from one of my heros
Commentary: I do not respect forcing your personal food choices on others or trying to change a person's environmental impact
Planning to save a seat for a friend in a crowded bar? Don't.
Stehn will be thoughtful, professional Kandiyohi County Sheriff
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Gary and Judy Swenson
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August 14, 2018
Update: All highways now open after gas line break in Benson
BENSON --A ruptured underground gas line in the city of Benson has temporarily closed portions of two highways. According to the Minnesota Department...
20 hours 25 min ago
Appeals court rejects Swift County defendant's claim of entrapment
BENSON — The Swift County District Court rejected Humberto Acevedo Jr.'s claim that persistent badgering by a confidential informant seeking...
August 14, 2018 - 7:12am
August 1, 2018
$26 million referendum on ballot in Benson School District
BENSON — Residents in the Benson School District will vote this month on a $26 million construction and renovation project. The proposal...
August 1, 2018 - 10:01pm
July 10, 2018
Industry recognizes CVEC board of directors
BENSON — The nation's ethanol industry has recognized the board of directors for the Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company in Benson. The Renewable...
July 10, 2018 - 12:09pm
July 3, 2018
Custom Roto-Mold partner honored
BENSON — A business partner of Benson-based Custom Roto-Mold/Barrier Solutions — Fluvial Innovations Limited — has been recognized...
July 3, 2018 - 1:51pm
June 21, 2018
Supreme Court rules CVEC may end contract with Glacial Plains; case returns to local court
BENSON — After nearly four years of litigation that included trips to the Minnesota Court of Appeals and Minnesota Supreme Court, the dispute...
June 21, 2018 - 5:52am
June 12, 2018
'Keeping our head above water': Monday rains drop more than 4 inches in some areas
WILLMAR — Heavy rains fell with car-wash force across west central Minnesota Monday, dumping 3 to 4 inches in some areas. The day-long...
June 12, 2018 - 6:28am
May 22, 2018
Explosion injures one in Swift County
BENSON — A Swift County man was injured Monday afternoon in an explosion at a rural residence east of Benson. The injured man was identified...
May 22, 2018 - 3:31pm
April 9, 2018
Letter: Snaring is inhumane and inexcusable
Wolves and other wildlife in Minnesota face a daily and painful danger: snares. Snares are used to trap animals and they are currently allowed...
April 9, 2018 - 5:00am
March 28, 2018
Benson woman delivers truck load of goods in honor of Hancock school accident victims
BENSON — Lynn Geyer packed a Suburban with so many donated goods that it brought tears to the eyes of employees at the Ronald McDonald...
March 28, 2018 - 10:47pm
March 23, 2018
PUC denies suppliers' petitions seeking to stop closure of Benson Power
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission rejected petitions by suppliers to the Benson Power biomass plant asking it to reconsider...
March 23, 2018 - 5:29am
February 28, 2018
Appleton man charged with three new felonies after standoff in backyard fishhouse
BENSON – The Appleton man arrested Tuesday in his second armed standoff with law enforcement now faces three new felony charges. William Steven...
February 28, 2018 - 7:25pm
February 23, 2018
Benson supports power plant closing, says biomass never fulfilled promise
BENSON — The city of Benson has offered its voice in support of closing the Benson Power biomass plant operating in the community. The...
February 23, 2018 - 6:39am
February 17, 2018
Benson Power closing costly, and under challenge
BENSON — Kevin Bausman believes he is seeing the first signs of the economic losses Benson will experience if the Benson Power plant ceases...
February 17, 2018 - 5:32am
Benson aims to replace loss with new industry
BENSON — The city of Benson is to receive $20 million over the course of four years as part of the legislation allowing the closure and...
February 17, 2018 - 5:15am