Elections

Utah Democrats chose their candidate for U.S. Senate by a heavy margin. Meanwhile, party members on the Wasatch back will be voting in a couple of primary races on June 26th. Rick Brough has more:

Ronald Winerton

KPCW presents the final of three interviews with the Republican primary candidates for Utah Senate District 26. Experience and backgrounds vary widely, with two candidates living in the Uintah Basin and one residing in Park City. This last interview is with sitting Duchesne County Commissioner Ronald Winterton, a lifelong resident of the Uintah Basin. Carolyn Murray has this: 

Brian Gorum Senate District 26

The primary election season is upon us, with three candidates running for Utah Senate District 26 on the Republican ballot. A resident of Vernal is one of those interested in serving the sprawling and diverse area that includes the five counties from the northeastern part of the state. Carolyn Murray has this:  

KPCW Radio

A Park City resident is on the Republican Primary ballot for Senate District 26.  The district is huge and includes Summit and Wasatch Counties along with three Uintah Basin counties.   Kevin Van Tassell, a resident of Vernal, is retiring after 12 years serving in the state senate.  There are some unusual characteristics of this upcoming primary election.   Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City School District is a step closer to a master plan although there is still no firm date for completion. With the demographic study recently completed, they’re ready to enter the next phase, which involves collecting a large amount of internal data.   Carolyn Murray has this:

Kelleen Potter-Heber City Mayor

Heber City residents voted in a new mayor in November.  They want her to change how the city government communicates and deals with growth issues.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Heidi Franco Seeks a Second Term on Heber City Council.

Oct 20, 2017
Heidi Franco

Heidi Franco has been interested in government since she was 14.  She’s running for a second term on the Heber City. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a Master’s in Public Administration and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Utah. Carolyn Murray has this:  

Wasatch County Administrative Building

Wasatch County is gearing up to offer additional polling locations to residents for Tuesday’s Primary Election Day.    Carolyn Murray has more : 

Three Midway Women Running For Mayor

Jul 31, 2017
Ask Midway Facebook Page

In a state where only 20 women serve in the 104-member-Legislature, it’s unique to have a small, rural town like Midway, produce three female candidates for mayor.  Because only two names can be on the general election ballot, a primary will happen in just two weeks.  Carolyn Murray has more.  

Heber Has Active Political Season

Jun 15, 2017

With candidate filing windows closed, Heber City has plenty of candidates interested in running for the Mayors seat and for the 2 open council seats.  Carolyn Murray has more:

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