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City officials debate when, when not to sound sirens

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

Deciding when -- and when not -- to blow the City of Morris' emergency alert siren has been debated in the community extensively since a severe wind and rain storm hit the area during the Stevens County Fair on Aug. 12.

The Morris City Council addressed the issue at its meeting Tuesday, and Morris police explained why the siren was not sounded and the complicated issues surrounding why it wasn't.

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