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Search for RFC director to continue, board member says
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Lykken named president of Jennie-O as Leitch takes new position with Hormel
Hancock cast acts it out
Humphrey School recognizes Morris Model
Basketball: Grove's 26 not enough at Mayville State
Swim: Entzi closes out season at state
Three earn All Area mention from WCT
Basketball: Slow start gives Comets win over UM-Morris
It's about more than winning for Storm seniors
Martin Bruce Hicks
Robert Belew Holmes
Commentary: 'Honor our Old Glory'
Letter to the editor: Vote yes for children on Nov. 7
Letter to the editor: Support the Morris Area Schools referendum
Ghosts in Stevens County? Editor's column
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
William Roger Loberg
Abigail Cassandra-Joan Mogler
Khamora Johnay Mary Anderson
Features from the Farm: News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center
Nov. 15 meeting on Farm Rental Agreements in Alexandria
Holloway farmer named American Star Farmer by National FFA
Features from the Farm: UMM students develop application for horticulture gardens
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
October 2, 2017
Rural grocer reinvests in community's future
APPLETON, Minn. — In a span of 16 days last month, workers removed and replaced all of the shelving, restocked them all, and poured 102...
October 2, 2017 - 7:15pm
3 die in crash near Benson
BENSON, Minn. — A crash early Saturday morning, Sept. 30, near Benson has claimed three lives. The three were identified by family and...
October 2, 2017 - 7:00am
September 28, 2017
Five confirmed tornadoes ripped across west central Minnesota last week
WILLMAR, Minn. — The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has confirmed that a series of five tornadoes swept across west-central Minnesota...
September 28, 2017 - 10:31pm
June 27, 2017
Benson man involved in MBA hockey charged with soliciting sex from minor over internet
BENSON — A 33-year-old Benson man faces felony charges for allegedly attempting to solicit a child for sex over the internet. Bradley Christopher...
June 27, 2017 - 6:22pm
January 23, 2015
Update: Man arrested after standoff at Appleton Meat Center faces charges
APPLETON — The owner of an Appleton business was arrested yesterday after a standoff with local law enforcement in the community. According to a press release from the Swift County Sheriff's Office, Swift County Dispatch received an emergency call from the Appleton Meat Center...
January 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
June 19, 2014
Tornado warning issued for parts of Swift and Pope counties until 4:45 p.m.
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a tornado warning for south central Pope County and northeastern Swift County in west central Minnesota until 4:45 p.m. At 4:07 p.m., law enforcement a confirmed tornado was located west of Benson, and moving northeast...
June 19, 2014 - 4:16pm
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...
May 8, 2013 - 10:52am
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.
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...
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...
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