Community members gathered at East Side Park Thursday to speak out against domestic violence in the community.

Gather in the Park remembers victims of domestic violence


MORRIS - On Thursday, Morris community members gathered in East Side Park for an event to educate the public about domestic abuse and sexual assault during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Speakers - which included UMM Violence Prevention Coordinator Bridget Joos, Morris Police Chief Jim Beauregard, County Attorney Aaron Jordan and Mayor Sheldon Giese - emphasized that domestic violence does happen in our community and that it is taken seriously.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.