Patrick Minchow (left) catches a Melrose player in a rundown and eventually records the final out of the inning as centerfielder Matt Goossen (right) comes in to back up the play.
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The Benson baseball team went 1-2 last week, splitting a doubleheader with ACGC (9-2 and 4-5) last Tuesday night and also losing at BOLD, Friday, 8-2. The Braves, dropped to 5-6 overall and 3-6 in the WCC, have just two more weeks of the regular season before opening up the Section 3AA Tourney... + continue reading
Katie Krieger pitches for the Saints, who swept three Camden Conference doubleheaders last week.  KMS and Minneota-Canby both have two losses and the Saints have four more Camden games remaining.
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The KMS softball team swept three doubleheaders last week to improve to 13-2 overall and 12-2 in the conference.  The Saints are currently tied for the Camden Conference lead with Canby-Minneota with four games to play. The Saints swept RTR (11-0, 12-1), RCW (4-0 and 20-0) and Dawson-Boyd... + continue reading
Benson’s Junior High School’s 1928 auditorium will be torn down this summer. Bids for the first phase of a $28.6 school building project came in more than $360,000 below budget.
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By Reed Anfinson Publisher Swift County Monitor-News Bids for the first major phase on the Benson High School work has come in substantially lower than budgeted. The budget estimate for the work was $1,874,000, but the bids came in at $1,512,077, $361,923 lower. “... + continue reading
Welding students spent four weekends at CNH learning welding methods and safety.
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By Reed Anfinson Publisher Swift County Monitor-News Just over a month ago a group of people looking to learn a new skill and improve their chances to earn a good income began taking welding classes at CNH in Benson. Sunday they graduated after having their skills and knowledge tested... + continue reading
Patrick Minchow (left) catches a Melrose player in a rundown and eventually records the final out of the inning as centerfielder Matt Goossen (right) comes in to back up the play.
Katie Krieger pitches for the Saints, who swept three Camden Conference doubleheaders last week.  KMS and Minneota-Canby both have two losses and the Saints have four more Camden games remaining.
Benson’s Junior High School’s 1928 auditorium will be torn down this summer. Bids for the first phase of a $28.6 school building project came in more than $360,000 below budget.
Welding students spent four weekends at CNH learning welding methods and safety.

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Patrick Minchow (left) catches a Melrose player in a rundown and eventually records the final out of the inning as centerfielder Matt Goossen (right) comes in to back up the play.
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