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Filing for federal, state and county offices opens today

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MORRIS – The filing period for federal, state and county offices up for election in November 2014 begins at 8 a.m. today, Tuesday, May 20, and ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3.


Candidates filing for federal office need to file with the Office of the Secretary of State in St. Paul. Candidates filing for state offices may file with the Secretary of State or with the state or county auditor in the county where the candidate resides.

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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.