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Accident north of Benson blocks roads

Minnesota 29 north of Benson could be blocked until at least 10 a.m.

Benson schools to close earlier starting Monday Nov. 4

The following letter was posted on the school's facebook page this morning, Wednesday, Oct. 23:

Filipino importer delegation tours O’Leary soybean farm near Benson

Soybean, pig and corn farmer Mike O’Leary hosts trade team

The annual BHS Student Council Food Shelf Drive

The annual BHS Student Council Food Shelf Drive is scheduled for Thursday night, Oct.

State’s harvest progressing nicely

By Kent Thiesse
Farm Management Analyst & Vice President MinnStar Bank Lake Crystal

Stars help community celebrate Northside’s success

It was a celebration that will be talked about in Benson for years to come.

Local federal employees furloughed; no crop reports coming

Every week during the growing season the United States Department of Agriculture’s Ag Statistics Service puts out a r

Target throws party for lucky Benson school children

Benson came in first in the Give With Target contest, earning a $10,000+ prize, a Target party and a Luke Bryan conce

Benson bus has mishap

by Reed Anfinson, Editor/Publisher

Public tickets for Target Celebrity Celebration claimed

People started lining up at the Benson Armory around 3 a.m.

City of Benson to talk annexation with Torning Township

By Reed Anfinson, Editor/Publisher

Swift County proposing $337,500 in ditch levies

Swift County is proposing $337,500 in ditch assessments in 2014 for needed repairs as well as to pay for repairs that

Target’s ‘Celebrity Celebration’ set for next Tuesday; limited tickets for the public Thursday

by Reed Anfinson

ACMC now providing care out of its new clinic

Benson’s Affiliated Community Medical Centers (ACMC) is moving into its new building Wednesday (today).

Lawsuit claims children at St. Francis were abused by priest in the 1960s

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher, Swift County Monitor-News

New Benson flag is half mast in commemmoration of 911

As communities and cities around the US commemmorate the tragedy of 911, the city of Benson is flying a flag that was

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