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Body found near Minnesota River identified
UPDATE: County sheriff issues evacuation order after Wisconsin refinery explosion
Minn. lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct at St. Paul apartment
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Sano hits home run in Twins 7-4 loss to Yankees
College women's athletics: Lady Jays sign four new players
New Mall of America movie theater to offer food options
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Donna M. Miller
Allan James Ritter
Arlene Mina Johansen
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
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85 Birthday Card Shower
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Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 29, 2018
Benson woman delivers truck load of goods in honor of Hancock school accident victims
BENSON, Minn. — Lynn Geyer packed a Suburban with so many donated goods that it brought tears to the eyes of employees at the Ronald McDonald...
March 29, 2018 - 11:30am
March 2, 2018
Man sentenced for punching woman in head
BENSON, Minn. — A man who punched his girlfriend in the head so many times she had to get staples was sentenced Wednesday, Feb. 28, in...
March 2, 2018 - 3:44pm
February 28, 2018
Appleton man charged with three new felonies after standoff
BENSON — The Appleton man arrested Tuesday in his second armed standoff with law enforcement now faces three new felony charges. William...
February 28, 2018 - 8:25pm
December 18, 2017
Moorhead man charged with school threat on Snapchat that shut down Benson basketball tourney
BENSON, Minn. - A former Benson High School student is charged with a felony count of terroristic threats for allegedly posting statements and...
December 18, 2017 - 5:43pm
December 15, 2017
Phone threat from cellphone in Moorhead area forces Benson tournament to end
BENSON, Minn. - The Case IH Boys Basketball Tournament schedule Friday night was cancelled and the Benson High School campus was evacuated due...
December 15, 2017 - 10:08pm
December 12, 2017
State investigation blames central Minn. girls home employee for letting 15-year-old, who was sexually assaulted, get away
BENSON, Minn. — Lack of proper communication by a staff member at a Benson residential facility that provides therapeutic programs for girls — including those who have been sexually exploited — may have contributed to the criminal sexual assault of a 15-year-old...
December 12, 2017 - 9:25pm
OSHA, police investigating death at power plant in central Minn.
BENSON, Minn. — Minnesota's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is looking into the death of a man who died last week after a...
December 12, 2017 - 9:23pm
October 2, 2017
3 dead after two-vehicle crash on township road in central Minn.
BENSON, Minn. — A crash early Saturday morning near Benson has claimed three lives. The three were identified by family and friends on social...
October 2, 2017 - 9:14am
April 3, 2017
Right recipe for rural business: Minn. baker honored for lifetime achievement
BENSON, Minn. — Here's how far and wide the fame of the Benson Bakery reaches. When Toby Johannessen's neighbor returned from a camping...
April 3, 2017 - 5:33pm
February 23, 2017
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
BENSON, Minn. — A Benson man pretended to have cancer, authorities say — and allegedly swindled nearly $60,000 out of a friend, saying...
February 23, 2017 - 6:33pm
January 29, 2017
Man who said ‘Jerry Springer was driving’ in high-speed chase crash that damaged homes is sentenced
BENSON, Minn. – Pinned beneath the steering wheel May 29 after a crash following a high-speed chase with a Benson police officer that damaged multiple homes, Bernard Michael Drivdahl offered a creative excuse: “I wasn’t driving. Jerry Springer was driving.”
January 29, 2017 - 8:31pm
August 9, 2015
Benson Funeral Home welcomes fifth-generation funeral director
WORTHINGTON — Benson Funeral Home has a lot to celebrate this year. The funeral home will celebrate its 110th anniversary while the Benson...
August 9, 2015 - 7:54pm
August 7, 2015
Castle Rocks: Pillars verified as having come from 1888 school building
WORTHINGTON — Bob Benson doesn’t know the details, but somehow he remembered being told that the two ornately carved stones that have been...
August 7, 2015 - 8:51pm
May 5, 2015
David Benson receives U of M Outstanding Community Partner Service Award
ST. PAUL — Former Nobles County Commissioner David Benson was recently awarded the University of Minnesota Outstanding Community Partner Service...
May 5, 2015 - 9:00pm
February 15, 2015
GOP unveils MNsure plan
Republicans have wanted to get rid of MNsure since it launched, but with it firmly in place, at least some have turned their attention into making major changes instead of eliminating the health insurance sales program. One plan would confine MNsure to serving those on public health...
February 15, 2015 - 8:24pm