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Stevens County votes to hire engineer, discusses coordinator

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MORRIS – On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted 3 to 2 to accept the resignation of Brian Giese as Stevens County Engineer and Stevens County Coordinator.


Commissioners Jeanne Ennen, Donny Wohlers and Bob Kopitzke voted to accept his resignation, while Commissioners Phil Gausman and Ron Staples voted against.

Giese’s last day with Stevens County will be July 25.

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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.