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Morris Area School Board passes budget with $150,000 deficit

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MORRIS – The Morris Area School Board passed a final budget for the 2013 – 2014 school year on Monday that includes a projected $151,000 deficit but does not include addition time for counseling despite some pressure from parents to do so.


The general fund has proposed revenue of $9.75 million and proposed expenditures of $9.9 million for a deficit of about $151,000, said Superintendent Scott Monson.

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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.