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On Tuesday, Sept. 10, City Attorney Aaron Jordan administered the oath of office to Morris Police Chief Ross Tiegs while the members of the Morris City Council observed. (Kim Ukura/Morris Sun Tribune)

Ross Tiegs appointed Morris Police Chief

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MORRIS -- The Morris City Council unanimously approved appointing long-time Morris Police Department Sergeant Ross Tiegs as the next police chief for the City of Morris at their meeting Tuesday.


Tiegs was the top candidate recommended by the members of the Police Civil Service Commission.

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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.