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Swift County

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State Patrol: 1 Dead In Swift County 3-Vehicle Crash

One person is dead after a crash involving two cars and a semi-truck in west central Minnesota Tuesday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the crash at about 8:15 p.m. on Highway 12 about three miles east of the city of Degraff in Swift County.

07/16/2014

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Tornado Touches Down In Swift County

A tornado touched down in Swift County near Benson, Minn. on Thursday afternoon. Swift County Sheriff John Holtz says a trained weather spotter first saw the tornado just after 4 p.m.

06/19/2014

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Dayton Declares State Of Emergency In 26 Counties

Gov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency in 26 counties after storms and flash flooding last month. The executive order will allow the state to call for federal disaster assistance in the areas hit hardest by storms.

07/05/2013

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Work Continues At Site Of Train-Semi Collision

Hazardous materials handlers continue to offload a volatile chemical from semi involved in a collision with a train in Swift County.

05/08/2013

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Semi Truck, Train Collide In Swift County

The Swift County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a collision between a semi truck and a train in the town of Murdock, Minn. Tuesday morning.

05/07/2013

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Crime Alert Issued After Abduction In Appleton, Minn.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has issued a crime alert after a female was abducted in Appleton, Minn.

12/17/2012

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Man, Woman Found Dead In Swift County

Authorities in Swift County are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman at a home north of Benson.

08/30/2012

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Minn. Man 1st U.S. Civilian To Get New Bionic Hand

A Minnesota man is hoping technology will help improve his life. On Thursday, he’ll become the first civilian in the U.S. to get fitted with a new kind of bionic hand.

01/12/2012

(credit: Reed Anfinson, Swift County Monitor-News)

Driver, Student Injured When Bus Goes Off Road

Authorities are investigating a school bus accident in Swift County of western Minnesota that sent the bus driver and one student to separate hospitals.

11/09/2011

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