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Nine charged with cashing forged payroll checks at Minn. casino
Police go on offense during Super Bowl, nab 94 men in sex trafficking stings
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
Economist gives Fargo audience glimpse into Trump's world
Abduction suspect seeks to suppress evidence
Fake tickets crushed fans' Super Bowl dreams: Two dozen arrested over weekend
College baseball: West re-fueling for 2018
College wrestling: Bluejays Pwae, Michels gearing up for nationals
Gophers unveil new football uniforms for 2018 season
US men's hockey advances to quarterfinals with win over Slovakia
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
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
March 18, 2014
Column: Congressional candidate introduces initial public policy proposals
By MIKE BENSON ROCHESTER — I have released the first in a series of public policy proposals I will be unveiling in the weeks and months ahead as the campaign develops. I am running for Congress because I believe America’s best days are ahead of us, but we have real problems...
March 18, 2014 - 5:31pm
February 10, 2013
Benson appointed to Extension committee
ST. PAUL -- David Benson of Bigelow was recently appointed to a three-year term serving on the University of Minnesota Extension Citizens' Advisory...
February 10, 2013 - 9:38pm
December 22, 2012
O Christmas Tree: Deck the halls with boughs of metal
Judy and Jon Benson's Christmas tree doesn't have any tinsel. The light that illuminates it comes from below, not from individual lights on its...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am