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Low voter turnout for Stevens County in Tuesday primary

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MORRIS - Stevens County voters came out in slightly lower numbers than voters across the state of Minnesota for Tuesday's primary, but most cast their votes for the winning candidates in congressional and judicial elections.


Of the 5,847 registered voters in Stevens County, 439 voted in Tuesday's primary election, about 7.5 percent voter turnout. Statewide, voter turnout for the primary was around 9 percent.

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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.