Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Melinda Amelia Henderson, 23, Benson, has been charged with felony simple robbery and misdemeanor fifth degree assault-bodily harm in Swift County 8th Judicial District Court. Henderson made her first appearance in court May 8 with an omnibus hearing set for June 2. According to the complaint... + continue reading
Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Minutes after approving the results of the defeated bond referendum, the District 777 Board of Education agreed to conduct a follow-up survey with School Perceptions to find out why the bond referendum was defeated.   In addition, it will help give the school district the information it... + continue reading
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
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The Swift County Sheriff has just released this news to the general public near Benson. Attention Benson Area Residents. We have an unconfirmed spotting of a larger black bear north and east of Benson about 1 mile. Obviously we ask that you use caution if you spot a bear for a number of... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
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District 777 voters resoundingly defeated an $18.7 million bond building bond levy in voting Tuesday, May 12. There were 1,354 votes cast against the referendum (67.5 percent) to 651 in favor (32.5 percent.) The margin of the defeat showed a widespread dissatisfaction with the plan. Those voting... + continue reading

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Thursday, 21/05/15
Melinda Amelia Henderson, 23, Benson, has been charged with felony simple robbery and misdemeanor fifth degree assault-bodily harm in Swift County 8th Judicial District Court. Henderson made her first appearance in court May 8 with an omnibus hearing set for June 2. According to the complaint... + continue reading
Thursday, 21/05/15
Minutes after approving the results of the defeated bond referendum, the District 777 Board of Education agreed to conduct a follow-up survey with School Perceptions to find out why the bond referendum was defeated.   In addition, it will help give the school district the information it... + continue reading
Tuesday, 19/05/15
The Swift County Sheriff has just released this news to the general public near Benson. Attention Benson Area Residents. We have an unconfirmed spotting of a larger black bear north and east of Benson about 1 mile. Obviously we ask that you use caution if you spot a bear for a number of... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 06/05/15
The Benson-KMS boys and girls track and field teams hosted the Benson Invitational last Tuesday on the local oval.  Morris Area dominated the girls meet by 60 points over runner-up Montevideo (... + continue reading

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On May 12, Benson Public Schools is seeking voter approval of an $18.7 million building bond. The project meets the four priority needs that were identified by the school board through staff, student... + continue reading
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by Hege Herfindahl The Terror of Others Globally, it seems 2015 is off to a frightening beginning with terror and mass murder. Last week, I wrote about how we all felt outrage and sorrow over the... + continue reading

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