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Construction 2015: Benton County

Benton County has a handful of construction projects scheduled for 2015. The projects include re-surfacing County Roads 51 and 66 east of Foley, County Road 58 east of Sauk Rapids and North Benton Drive from the Bridge of Hope to Highway 10.

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Minnesota State Patrol, Twitter
Minnesota State Patrol, Twitter
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Two Hurt in Single Car Crash in Benton County

Two people were hurt in a single car crash in Benton County this evening (Tuesday). The crash happened just after 5:00 p.m. on Highway 23 and County Road 25 in Benton County.

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Minnesota In Control When It Comes to Farming In Recent Report [AUDIO]

When it comes to farming Minnesota is the backbone of the industry according to a new report. Two Minnesota congressional districts rank in the top 10 national in agricultural products.

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Photo: St. Cloud Police Department
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Level 3 Sex Offender in Benton County Jail For Violating Probation

A level 3 sex offender who lives in St. Cloud is in the Benton County Jail for allegedly violating his probation. Benton County records say 33-year-old Jerome Webb was booked into jail at 7:45 p.m. on Monday.

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IRS Scam Making Rounds in Benton County

If you have received a phone call from the IRS recently you may have been involved in a scam.

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Stearns County Courthouse, Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
Stearns County Courthouse, Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
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County Commissioners Set 2015 Salaries

Commissioners in the Tri-County area Tuesday set the 2015 salaries for their elected officials.

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Thin Ice On Lakes A Danger To Beware Of This Month

If you are thinking about ice fishing on Little Rock Lake, the Benton County Sheriff's Office urges you to wait.

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After High-Speed Chase, Authorities Looking For Suspect Who Stole SUV

Authorities are looking for a suspect who ran from a Deputy in a stolen SUV.

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Dennis Geise (Photo: Benton County Jail)
Dennis Geise (Photo: Benton County Jail)
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Rice Man Arrested in Alleged Marijuana Growing Operation

A Rice man was arrested yesterday (Monday) for an alleged marijuana growing operation.

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Benton Beach Wedding Ruined by Thieves

A burglary from wedding crashers disrupted a reception at Benton Beach on the weekend of August 2nd.

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