January 4, 2013 in Uncategorized
APPLETON â There is optimism in Appleton that the popular off-highway vehicle park could become a long-term fixture of the local economy.
Swift County recently learned that its applications for grant funds were awarded to purchase la…
June 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune
GRANITE FALLS At last count there were 198 disc golf courses in the state of Minnesota, making them easier to find than the restaurant with the Golden Arches.
June 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune
BENSON The market value of the privately owned Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton its prison beds empty for nearly 2½ years has been reduced by $7.5 million to a new value of $14 million.
May 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Jovan Michael Riley, 20, of Appleton, was sentenced Tuesday to 60 months in prison and $1,050 in fines on two felony charges of possession of a weapon by a felon and third-degree assault, along with a misdemeanor theft charge, in three separate court cases.
February 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune
BENSON The loss of 1,400 inmates from the privately owned and now defunct Appleton prison will create huge shifts in the Swift County Commissioner districts change that could result in the forced election of all five commissioners.
January 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune
BENSON Felony charges of animal cruelty against three members of an Appleton family have been dismissed for lack of probable cause. The misdemeanor cases will go forward.
January 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Jovan Michael Riley, 20, of Appleton, made his first appearance Friday on a third-degree assault charge for allegedly beating a man and causing four fractures in the man’s facial bones.
January 3, 2012 in West Central Tribune
BENSON The Minnesota Court of Appeals has denied the appeal of Andrew Lemcke, 36, and affirmed his conviction for second-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of his wife.
December 14, 2011 in West Central Tribune
BENSON Three Appleton residents pleaded not guilty Tuesday to felony charges of animal cruelty for alleged maltreatment of four horses found this summer in a barn near Appleton.
November 11, 2011 in West Central Tribune
APPLETON Two teenagers were taken to Appleton Hospital for treatment of minor injuries sustained in a rollover crash caused by a deer around 10 p.m. Thursday southwest of Appleton. Continue Reading