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Candiate filing opens May 22, Sayre announces he will not seek reelection

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MORRIS, Minn. - The filing period for national, state and county elections begins Tuesday, May 22 at 8 a.m. and ends Tuesday, June 5 at 5 p.m. The Minnesota primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 14.


Voters in the Stevens County area will have the chance to vote in a new state senator in District 12 and a new state representative in District 12A.

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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.