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Stevens County plans 4.56 percent tax increase for 2014

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MORRIS – The Stevens County Board of Commissioners will consider a 4.56 percent tax levy increase when they approve their final budget and levy later this month.


The board reviewed the budget at a public hearing on Tuesday night.

The proposed budget includes about $13.55 million in total expenditures, a 2.15 percent increase over the budget for 2013.

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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.