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County chooses auditor/treasurer, interviews for county engineer

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MORRIS – The Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday to offer the position of Stevens County Auditor Treasurer to Amanda (Krosch) Barsness after interviewing three potential candidates on Monday.


Barsness is currently an accounts receivable accountant with Hancock Concrete. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in accounting with a minor in finance from Concordia College in Moorhead in 2009. Barsness is also an inactive certified public accountant.

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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.