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New athletic director to be named for Morris Area High School, Morris, Minn.


MORRIS -- Mark Ekren is expected to be the Morris Area School District's new activities director.

Ekren, a Morris Area High School mathematics teacher, has verbally accepted an offer to take over the position for the 2011-2012 school year.

The Morris Area School Board will consider Ekren's appointment at its July 18 meeting. Ekren will continue to teach part time.

Ekren, a Breckenridge native, has taught and coached in the Morris Area district since 1989.

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