Weather Forecast


North Dakota advances to Frozen Four

The Nov. 6, 1978, Time reported Benedict, with 3,500 acres and half-million dollars in equipment, as "archetypal of the farmers who make U.S. agriculture the nation's most efficient and productive industry and by far the biggest force holding down the trade deficit." Benedict, of Sabin, Minn., was killed in a highway collision April 27, 2010.

Med cause ruled out in crash that killed prominent Sabin, Minn., farmer

Email News Alerts


The cause of a head-on collision Wednesday that killed a prominent farmer from Sabin, Minn., remains unknown after preliminary autopsy results ruled out a medical condition, Wilkin County Sheriff tom Matejka said.


Matejka said he received the autopsy results for 76-year-old Patrick Benedict this morning from the medical examiner.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (701) 780-1100 and we can help you.