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Staff with the Stevens County Soil and Water Conservation District planted more than 4,000 plants along 300 feet of Perkins Lake as part of a shoreline restoration project. The project was paid for, in part, with grant money from Minnesota Clean Water Fund.

Shoreline project targets property on Perkins Lake

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MORRIS -- Although there isn’t a lot of lakeshore in Stevens County, there are opportunities for property owners to make long-term improvements using available state grants.


This month, staff with the Stevens County Soil and Water Conservation District finished up a lakeshore restoration project on Perkins lake using more than 4,000 native plants along 300 feet of lakeshore in front of West Pomme Lodge.

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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.