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Morris Area FFA teaches urban students about agriculture
Stevens County will face state-imposed levy limit for 2014
School board adds support for music, gym in 2013-2014 budget
West side road project begins on Tuesday
St. Mary's Samplings 5-25-13
Tiger boys, girls are sub-section track & field champions
Tigers end regular season with extra-inning win
Tigers outscore opponents 30-5, advance in Section 3AA-North
Girls wrap up conference golf schedule
Boys wrap up West Central Conference golf season
MELVIN R. ZIMMERMAN
ROBERT L. WESTPHAL
Letter: Thank you to supporters and allies of marriage bill
Letter: Letters include misinformation about freedom to marry
Letter: People from all walks of life have mental illnesses
Down on the Farm: First thunder
Talking it over: When they grow up
Area Student Accomplishments 5-25-13
Open Houses 5-25-13
Nora Jane Olson
Zoey Mae Snell
Emily Bedolla Jaramillo
Mortenson inducted into FFA Hall of Fame
U of M Extension launches websites for forage shortage, late planting issues
Report: Input costs on the rise for crop farmers
Conservation Stewardship Program Applications Due by May 31
Educator helps promote Minnesota soybeans in China
High-speed escape foiled but police get their man
BENSON -- Police in Benson aborted a high-speed chase for safety's sake, but continued their pursuit with shoe leather instead of rubber and got their man when he picked up...
Thu, Dec 03, 2009 - 5:47am
Swift County will seek legislative clarification of mini truck law
BENSON -- What started out as a seemingly simple request to allow mini trucks to travel on Swift County roads could end up back in the lap of state legislators...
news / government
Tue, Nov 10, 2009 - 2:53am
Benson City Council OKs utility rate increases to go into effect in Jan.
BENSON -- The Benson City Council approved increases in the city's utility rates at the regular meeting Monday. The rate increases take effect on Jan. 1, according to city manager...
news / government
Thu, Nov 05, 2009 - 9:06am
Man enters plea in Swift County drive-by shooting
BENSON -- Charles Elmer Hoberg, 39, of Benson, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony charge of dangerous weapons/drive-by shooting toward a motor vehicle or building for his role in shooting...
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 - 9:18am
Thieves take drugs from Benson pharmacy
BENSON - Thieves got away with prescription drugs and money during a break-in early Friday morning at a Benson pharmacy. It's believed the burglar, or burglars, entered the Breen's Pharmacy...
Sat, Oct 17, 2009 - 1:48pm
Auto dealer seeks ordinances to allow mini trucks on local roads
BENSON -- Kentt Habben is hoping his new line of mini trucks is a big seller in Swift County. But first he's trying to get an ordinance passed to allow...
news / government
Tue, Oct 13, 2009 - 4:08am
Tennis coach now serving his country
As the Benson/KMS tennis team clinched the West Central South Conference title on Tuesday, head coach Don Brehmer was celebrating his 100th career coaching win over 7,000 miles away. Brehmer,...
Thu, Oct 08, 2009 - 6:55am
Districts struggling in selling homes by students
BENSON -- For local school districts, the end of the school year doesn't just mean graduation for another senior class: It also signifies the time to sell a house built...
news / education
Mon, Jun 08, 2009 - 5:04am
Grand jury testimony will be focus of hearing in murder case
BENSON -- Andrew Gordon Lemcke, 34, of Appleton, will return to district court Friday in Benson on first- and second-degree murder charges in the shooting death of his wife Nichole...
Thu, May 14, 2009 - 10:03pm
Power line trips out west of Benson
BENSON -- Benson area residents made do with cold breakfasts this morning when an electric transmission line outside of the community tripped, leaving the community and the neighboring DeGraff and...
Wed, May 13, 2009 - 1:33pm
Flu virus forces Benson students to wait for national BPA conference
BENSON -- Federal health officials may be toning down the alert on the H1N1 novel influenza virus, but some west central students are still dealing with the unanticipated aftermath of...
news / education
Mon, May 11, 2009 - 4:13am
Benson Schools officials settling on $154K in budget cuts for 09-10
BENSON -- Benson Public Schools will trim $154,000 from the budget for the 2009-10 school year without laying off an employee. Superintendent Lee Westrum said Tuesday the amount could change...
Thu, Apr 23, 2009 - 8:54am
Storm boys reach goals
The Morris Benson Area boys' hockey team finished the 2008-09 season 11-11-1 overall. Along the way, the Storm had three-game winning streaks and never lost more than two straight. Coach...
Tue, Apr 21, 2009 - 6:01pm
Storm season ends in sections
The hockey season ended Tuesday in Sartell for the Morris Benson Area boys with a 6-2 loss to the Sabres in the opening round of the Section 6A tournament. Sartell-St...
Thu, Feb 26, 2009 - 3:21pm
Storm season ends in overtime
The Morris Benson Area girls' hockey team nearly pulled off an upset of the reigning state champion Cardinals in the Section 6A semifinals Tuesday in Alexandria, but the Storm's 12-game...
Fri, Feb 20, 2009 - 5:17pm