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(Left) Chuck Ackman, Adam Durand and Andy Martin, staff members for Sen. Amy Klobuchar, stopped at the West Central Research and Outreach Center Wednesday, March 21 to gather local input about the 2012 Farm Bill. They were joined by Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture Dave Frederickson.

Klobuchar staff seek local input on Farm Bill provisions

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MORRIS, Minn. - Maintaining a strong, locally-administered crop insurance program is important for small farmers and should be maintained in the 2012 Farm Bill, a local farmer told members of Sen. Amy Klobuchar's staff at a regional meeting at the West Central Research and Outreach Center on Wednesday.


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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.