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School Board approves deficit budget for 2014 – 2015 school year

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MORRIS – The Morris Area School Board officially approved a budget with a general fund deficit of $185,832 at their meeting Tuesday. The board has been reviewing the budget monthly, so there was not much discussion about particular budget items.


The budget includes several staff additions including a part-time counselor, another fifth grade teacher, an increased technology support position, a custodian, and more time for elementary music and physical education.

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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.