To all appearances, last weekend's Republican and Democratic state conventions could be the last round for Utah's caucus and convention system as we know it. A bill in the recent legislature altered the process for candidates to get on a primary ballot.

But Summit County's Democratic and GOP party chairs think the caucus system might still be basically unchanged. Rick Brough has more.

Summit County's Democratic delegates gathered Saturday afternoon and voted on the local contest within their party. They decided that two candidates for County Auditor, Alex Butwinski and Michael Howard, will go on to a primary in late June. Rick Brough has more.

Incumbent GOP Representative Mel Brown only has one Democratic challenger in his re-election bid for House District 53. That is Morgan County resident Ray Worthen. Rick Brough has more.

Utah's political parties will hold neighborhood caucus meetings this week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Former presidential candidate and Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean is in Utah this week to kick off a statewide voter registration campaign. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Originally aired May 9, 2013.

After 30 years, Summit County recorder Alan Springs will be retiring this week.  Two candidates have expressed in an interest in the job… An interim replacement will be determined by the county’s democratic delegates.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Originally aired on April 12, 2013.

It’s that time of year that the Summit County political parties host their conventions and the County Democrats will hold theirs Saturday at the Park City Community Church at 4pm. Lynn Ware Peek has more.