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Stevens County to look at farming in road easements

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MORRIS – Stevens County officials are looking into a new program to reclaim and maintain county road easements after a local landowner argued farming in right of ways creates safety hazards for county residents.


One question is whether the county should use taxpayer dollars to sign and re-seed the easements or try to charge individual landowners the cost of reclaiming right of ways.

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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.