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County considers steps towards a new Highway Department facility

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MORRIS – The Stevens County Board of Commissioners recognize the need to expand the Stevens County Highway Department facilities, but believe they can move forward without doing a feasibility study on the project.


On Tuesday, County Engineer Brian Giese presented the board with a proposal from engineering firm Widseth Smith Nolting for $13,800 feasibility study to determine the best options for a new facility and goals for construction. 

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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.