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May 8, 2013
Highway 12 detour west of Murdock likely to remain in place for four days as clean-up at accident site continues
MURDOCK — Traffic on U.S. Highway 12 will likely remain detoured west of Murdock for four days as a result of the semi-truck and train collision on Tuesday. It is expected to take four days before the contents and the damaged anhydrous ammonia tank at the accident site can be...
news / region
May 8, 2013 - 10:52am
August 30, 2012
Man, woman found dead near Benson
BENSON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in Swift County are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman at a home north of Benson. The sheriff's office says deputies were called to the home Wednesday evening by family members. A 45-year-old woman and a 53-year-old man were dead at the...
August 30, 2012 - 3:53pm
September 13, 2010
Health costs and prison closure lead to levy hike in Swift Co.
BENSON -- Swift County Commissioners gave preliminary approval this week to a levy of $8,235,250 for 2011.
news / government
September 13, 2010 - 3:48am
May 25, 2010
Seeking first people who lived in Swift County
APPLETON -- Trowel-packing archaeologists have ventured everywhere from the wild rainforests of Tasmania to the empty deserts of Mongolia to uncover the secrets of our past. Yet none has ever probed the much kinder landscape formed by prairie and lakes in Swift County. They should,...
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May 25, 2010 - 2:30am
December 4, 2009
Prairie Correctional Facility closing announced
APPLETON -- Corrections Corporation of America plans to close its Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton on February 1, 2010. Warden Tim Wengler notified the facility's remaining 125 employees of the decision on Friday morning. Minnesota will be removing the last of its 200 inmates...
December 4, 2009 - 2:34pm
November 10, 2009
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. After struggling with the issue for about a month, the Swift County Board of Commissioners agreed that the best solution...
news / government
November 10, 2009 - 2:53am
July 28, 2009
Swift County will buy wayside rest stop
BENSON -- Swift County will take over ownership of a wayside rest that's currently owned by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The commissioners voted last week to purchase the Pomme De Terre Wayside Rest for $1 from the state. The site includes a restroom and about...
July 28, 2009 - 11:31am