Last week, the Swift County-Benson Hosptial received training in how the Avera telemedicine system works. Pictured is SCHB RN Katie Guse, and Avera’s Molly Johnson, RN Avera E-Care, who works in e-hub and the ER in Sioux Falls., Director of Nursing Mellissa McGinty-Thomspon explains how the telemedicine system works. Pictured are SCBH Governing Board Vice Chair Patty Schreck and CFO Dan Enderson. The governing board received the demonstration during its meeting Monday night.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Swift County-Benson Hospital is now live with its telemedicine link to Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center’s eCare services in Sioux Falls, S.D. Last Tuesday, the hospital conducted training for all its medical providers and nursing staff on how the system works, SCBH... + continue reading
BHS flutes, KMS flags, Litchfield HS flags
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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Benson High School’s Marching Band led the 29th annual Pioneerland Band Festival Flag Day Parade on June 14. Despite threatening weather that persisted through much of the day, weather that caused two bands to decide to not make the trip, the band festival started on schedule as the weather... + continue reading
Samantha Gjerde was selected as the Camden Conference MVP for 2016, and also earned All-Area first-team honors.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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The West Central Tribune of Willmar put out its annual All-Area Softball team last week and among the players making the team were several from Benson-Hancock and KMS. Named to the 9-person All-Area first team were two members of the Saints, senior Andrea Olson and junior Samantha Gjerde. They... + continue reading
Eric Hoium took over the No. 1 singles position this season as a ninth-grader and still has three seasons of high school left.
Friday, June 17, 2016
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The Benson boys tennis team ended the season with a 6-8 overall record, which included a 3-2 mark within the WCC to give the Braves third place in the six-team conference behind Montevideo (5-0) and Lac qui Parle-DB (4-1). Benson’s season came to an end with a 7-0 first-round loss to St.... + continue reading
Last week, the Swift County-Benson Hosptial received training in how the Avera telemedicine system works. Pictured is SCHB RN Katie Guse, and Avera’s Molly Johnson, RN Avera E-Care, who works in e-hub and the ER in Sioux Falls., Director of Nursing Mellissa McGinty-Thomspon explains how the telemedicine system works. Pictured are SCBH Governing Board Vice Chair Patty Schreck and CFO Dan Enderson. The governing board received the demonstration during its meeting Monday night.
BHS flutes, KMS flags, Litchfield HS flags
Samantha Gjerde was selected as the Camden Conference MVP for 2016, and also earned All-Area first-team honors.
Eric Hoium took over the No. 1 singles position this season as a ninth-grader and still has three seasons of high school left.

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Last week, the Swift County-Benson Hosptial received training in how the Avera telemedicine system works. Pictured is SCHB RN Katie Guse, and Avera’s Molly Johnson, RN Avera E-Care, who works in e-hub and the ER in Sioux Falls., Director of Nursing Mellissa McGinty-Thomspon explains how the telemedicine system works. Pictured are SCBH Governing Board Vice Chair Patty Schreck and CFO Dan Enderson. The governing board received the demonstration during its meeting Monday night.
Wednesday, 29/06/16
Swift County-Benson Hospital is now live with its telemedicine link to Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center’s eCare services in Sioux Falls, S.D. Last Tuesday, the hospital conducted training for all its medical providers and nursing staff on how the system works, SCBH... + continue reading
BHS flutes, KMS flags, Litchfield HS flags
Wednesday, 22/06/16
Benson High School’s Marching Band led the 29th annual Pioneerland Band Festival Flag Day Parade on June 14. Despite threatening weather that persisted through much of the day, weather that caused two bands to decide to not make the trip, the band festival started on schedule as the weather... + continue reading
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Friday, 10/06/16
During the 126th commencement exercises at Benson High School the Class of 2016 graduated 69 students.  More pictures of BHS graduation can be found on Page 12. Immediately following the graduation ceremony, graduates of the Benson High School Class of 2016 celebrate their... + continue reading
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