Kid Day B.A.C.K program fundraiser softball game.
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The Kid Day B.A.C.K. program fundraiser softball game, between members of the Benson Police Department/Swift County Sheriff’s Office and the Benson Fire Department, took place Sunday afternoon at the Northside Rec Area.  More pictures of the game will appear in next week’s Monitor-... + continue reading
Weston Gjerde was named the MVP for the KMS baseball team this season.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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The KMS baseball team closed out the 2017 season with a 13-5 overall record, which included a 7-3 mark within the Camden Conference... Weston Gjerde was selected as the Saints’ MVP for the 2017 season.  In addition, he was selected to the All-Section 3A, All-Conference, and West... + continue reading
District 17 State Sen. Andrew Lang, red shirt, and District 17A Rep. Tim Miller, center, met with the Benson City Council Monday night discussing their role in helping the city get compensation from the Legislature and Xcel Energy for the planned purchase and demolition of Benson Power, LLC. The city is scheduled to get $20 million for economic development over four years between 2018 and 2021.
Friday, July 14, 2017
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By Reed Anfinson Publisher Swift County Monitor-News With Xcel Energy’s filing with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission June 30 for approval to purchase the Benson Power, LLC, biomass power plant the next phase that could lead to its shutdown and demolition is underway. The... + continue reading
Cally Miller pitches for the Benson 18U #2 softball team during a game against the Benson 18U #1 team last week in Benson as centerfielder Beth Cain looks on., A young pitcher pitches for the Benson Gold team vs. KMS III during Chippewa Valley softball action., The KMS III pitcher follows through after letting go of a pitch during Chippewa Valley softball action last week.
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Pictured, top:  Cally Miller pitches for the Benson 18U #2 softball team during a game against the Benson 18U #1 team last week in Benson as centerfielder Beth Cain looks on. Pictured, middle:  A young pitcher pitches for the Benson Gold team vs. KMS III during Chippewa Valley... + continue reading
Kid Day B.A.C.K program fundraiser softball game.
Weston Gjerde was named the MVP for the KMS baseball team this season.
District 17 State Sen. Andrew Lang, red shirt, and District 17A Rep. Tim Miller, center, met with the Benson City Council Monday night discussing their role in helping the city get compensation from the Legislature and Xcel Energy for the planned purchase and demolition of Benson Power, LLC. The city is scheduled to get $20 million for economic development over four years between 2018 and 2021.
Cally Miller pitches for the Benson 18U #2 softball team during a game against the Benson 18U #1 team last week in Benson as centerfielder Beth Cain looks on., A young pitcher pitches for the Benson Gold team vs. KMS III during Chippewa Valley softball action., The KMS III pitcher follows through after letting go of a pitch during Chippewa Valley softball action last week.

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Pictured, middle:  Doll buggies used to be one of the most popular, and competitive, categories during the Benson Kid Day celebration. In the past few years, the number of doll buggies has dropped to as low as one, but this year saw the numbers increase - a promising sign for the future.... + continue reading
District 17 State Sen. Andrew Lang, red shirt, and District 17A Rep. Tim Miller, center, met with the Benson City Council Monday night discussing their role in helping the city get compensation from the Legislature and Xcel Energy for the planned purchase and demolition of Benson Power, LLC. The city is scheduled to get $20 million for economic development over four years between 2018 and 2021.
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