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Affordable Care Act could cost Stevens County in penalties

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MORRIS -- Stevens County could face an annual penalty of $170,000 or more starting in 2014 if the county's current health benefits do not qualify as a health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act, Human Resources Director Janet Raguse told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday.


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Kim Ukura
Kim Ukura has served as the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune since August 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2008 with degrees in English and journalism. She earned a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2010. Prior to returning to Morris to work at the Sun Tribune, she worked in trade publishing.