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June 6, 2019
Swift County Benson Health Services currently operates a hospital and clinic in Benson with 120 employees. It also has an independent and assisted care living facility with a memory care unit attached to the campus. Scandi Haven Village has 45 to 50 employees who are managed by Progressive Care.     Tom Larson / West Central Tribune
Swift County Benson Health Services to pursue affiliation: Negotiations underway with Carris Health, CentraCare
June 6, 2019 - 4:09am
June 2, 2019
MnDOT to conduct survey excavations on U.S. Highway 12 in Swift County June 3-6
June 2, 2019 - 6:13am
February 5, 2019
Truman Homme, left, of BioPro Power, and Chad Friese, of Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company, are asking the Public Utilities Commission to reconsider earlier action on the sale of the former Fibrominn power plant in Benson. They want to make their case for purchasing about eight acres of the property. They want to save the combustion facility.  Tom Cherveny / West CentralTribune
Companies appeal PUC order on Fibrominn sale in Benson
February 5, 2019 - 4:09am
December 18, 2018
A district judge has ruled that a "reasonable time" has elapsed in the contract between the Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and Glacial Plains Cooperative. It could be the final word in litigation that has spanned more than four years between the two cooperatives in Benson.  West Central Tribune file photo
Chippewa Valley, Glacial Plains litigation appears at end: District court order allows for end of contract
December 18, 2018 - 1:09pm
December 5, 2018
Brightmark Energy of San Francisco, California, is working with the city of Benson in hopes of acquiring a portion of the former Fibrominn property. The city has said it does not support a separate co-location proposal by the Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and BioPro.  File photo/West Central Tribune
City of Benson rejects co-location proposal for former Fibrominn site
December 5, 2018 - 4:09am
December 4, 2018
MACA junior Maddie Carrington lets go of a three-point shot during the CASE IH tournament game against Benson Friday, Nov. 30, in Benson. Carrington hit three three-pointers for nine points in a 60-43 season opening win for the Tigers. Brooke Kern / Stevens County Times
Basketball: Tigers win Case IH tourney
December 4, 2018 - 3:55pm
November 16, 2018
Brightmark Energy of San Francisco, California, is working with the city of Benson in hopes of acquiring a portion of the former Fibrominn property with intentions of developing a refinery to produce biogas. Animal wastes and possibly other organic matter would be used to produce the biogas.
West Central Tribune file photo
Former Fibrominn site may again produce bioenergy in Benson
November 16, 2018 - 4:09am
October 12, 2018
West Central Tribune file photo Brightmark Energy of San Francisco, California, is working with the city of Benson in hopes of acquiring a portion of the former Fibrominn property with intentions of developing a refinery to produce biogas. Animal wastes and possibly other organic matter would be used to produce the biogas
Benson working with renewable energy firm
October 12, 2018 - 11:38am
December 27, 2017
Submitted photo / Tribune Jacob Gillitzer, 9, of Benson has died as a result of a house fire in Hibbing Tuesday morning.
Update: Hibbing house fire claims life of Benson boy, young cousin, grandparents
December 27, 2017 - 7:18pm
December 18, 2017
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Moorhead man charged with school threat on Snapchat that shut down Benson basketball tourney
December 18, 2017 - 5:43pm
December 15, 2017
Phone threat from cellphone in Moorhead area forces Benson tournament to end
December 15, 2017 - 10:08pm
December 12, 2017
OSHA, police investigating death at power plant in central Minn.
December 12, 2017 - 9:23pm
December 9, 2017
An individual reportedly died after a fall at the Benson Power Plant on Wednesday.  File Photo /West Central Tribune
Individual dies after fall at Benson Power
December 9, 2017 - 3:56pm
June 30, 2017
Suspect arrested in swamp near Benson after fleeing officers
June 30, 2017 - 10:02am
June 27, 2017
Benson man involved in MBA hockey charged with soliciting sex from minor over internet
June 27, 2017 - 6:22pm
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