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County health plan may qualify under Affordable Care Act

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MORRIS -- Members of the Stevens County Board of Commissioners expressed excitement when they found out at their meeting Tuesday that the county's current health care plan may be sufficient under the Affordable Care Act.


However, if county employees still chose to purchase different insurance through a state-wide health insurance exchange, the county could be penalized, said Human Resources Director Janet Raguse.

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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.