October 2017

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Oct
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Pauline Jeannette Wrobleski

PAULINE JEANNETTE WROBLESKI

OCTOBER 19, 1950 – OCTOBER 16, 2017

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18
Oct
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Saints fall to 9-14 with five-game loss to RTR

Mallory Rudningen puts up a set for a teammate as Morgan Lesteberg (left), Katie Krieger (1), Alex Walsh, and Lexy Swanson get into position.

Saints fall to 9-14 with five-game loss to RTR

 

Wed
18
Oct
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Girls tennis team falls in section opener, 4-3

Olivia Hoffman smashes a shot back for the Braves during a recent match in Benson.

Girls tennis team falls in section opener, 4-3

Wed
18
Oct
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Boys at Benson Invitational

Will Magaard (right) competes for the Benson-KMS boys cross-country team in Benson.  Magaard placed 18th overall and helped the Fighting Braves place second as a team.

Boys at Benson Invitational

 

Wed
18
Oct
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Braves drop to 0-7 with 35-12 loss to Montevideo

Hunter Gonnerman (44) and Devin Vergin (70) come up to make a tackle of a Montevideo ballcarrier during the Braves’ 35-12 loss, Friday night.

Braves drop to 0-7 with 35-12 loss to Montevideo

 

Wed
18
Oct
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Benson falls to BOLD and ACGC

Claire Ricard (11) and Beth Cain (6) go up for a block attempt during the Braves’ four-game loss to BOLD last Tuesday night as Anna Gosson (10) looks on from behind.

Benson falls to BOLD and ACGC

 

The Benson volleyball team dropped a pair of winnable matches last week to drop into a tie for sixth place in the WCC with one regular-season match to go.
The Braves, who fell to 6-17 overall and 3-10 in the WCC, fell to BOLD last Tuesday night at home, 17-25, 25-13, 25-22, 25-14 and then were swept at ACGC, Thursday, 25-19, 26-24,..........

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Claire Ricard (11) and Beth Cain (6) go up for a block attempt during the Braves’ four-game loss to BOLD last Tuesday night as Anna Gosson (10) looks on from behind.
 

 

Wed
18
Oct
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Aquifers - A Precious Resource Being Abused

Aquifers - A Precious Resource Being Abused

by Reed Anfinson
Publisher, Swift County Monitor-News

 

 “Once you have abundance in your head you kind of feel that you can consume it endlessly.”

DNR Region 4 Groundwater
 Planner Tim Gieseke
 

It’s hard to believe in the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” that we don’t have enough water. That we could forever turn on the tap and clean, abundant water would always come gushing out was a given. No longer.

“We are in a situation where we know we have a limited resource on a downward trend,” Area Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Hydrologist Ethan Jenzen told the Swift County Board of Commissioners last month. He was speaking of the aquifers below central Swift County.

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18
Oct
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James Lee Ehret

JAMES “JIM” LEE EHRET

JULY 15, 1934 – OCTOBER 16, 2017

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16
Oct
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Loren Harste

Loren William Harste, age 83, of Morris, formerly of Appleton, passed away Friday, October 13. 2017 in St Cloud, Minnesota.
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13
Oct
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