Kamas

Earlier this week, Kamas City officially approved the vote canvass for its municipal primary. The results showed there is still a very tight race between two city council candidates, which has only grown tighter as time wears on. But the result has been reversed since the initial tally on August 15th -- by just one vote. Rick Brough has more.

Park City Mayor -Top 2 move on

Dana Williams - 904

Andy Beerman - 654

Roger Armostrong - 474

Coalville City Mayor - Top 2 move on

Trever Johnson - 160

Tyler Rowser 94

Merlyn Johnson - 48

Kamas City Council - Top 4 move on

Garry Walker - 200

Allen McNeil - 181

Amy Yost - 118

Matthew Atkinson - 39

Kim Steed - 36

Kaycee Simpson - 14

Oakley City Council - Top 4 move on

David Edmunds - 183

1000 Riders Try the New Electric Bus Service

Jul 3, 2017

It’s been more than a week since the new electric bus has come on the Park City transit scene.  It’s running every ten minutes between Kimball Junction and Old Town.  Carolyn Murray has this update.

The former police chief of Kamas has filed suit in the Third District Court against Summit County, former County Sheriff David Edmunds, and the city of Kamas. Adam Jones says he lost his job as chief because of a malicious prosecution against him -- which was ultimately dropped by the county -- which alleged he mishandled a domestic violence complaint against his brother and tried to cover it up. Rick Brough reports.

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Kamas mayor Lewis Marchant suffered a heart episode on Monday, December 5, causing him to crash a school bus into a power line pole. He was hospitalized in critical condition. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

As part of Tuesday's balloting, voters in four east-side cities in Summit County made their choices. Rick Brough has more.

More election results across the Wasatch Back. Oakley City Council, 4-year term  (3 seats open)

  • Lorrie J Hoggan - 151
  • Tom Smart - 183
  • Mont J Flygare  - 135
  • Joe B Frazier - 175

 Oakley City Council, 2-year term

Kamas Kidnapping A Hoax

Aug 26, 2014

The report of an attempted kidnapping in Kamas last Thursday turned out to be a fabrication by the supposed victim, an eight-year-old boy. Rick Brough has more.

New Liquor Store In Kamas Coming Soon

Jul 28, 2014

Following approvals from the Utah Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control, Kamas will get a new state package liquor store, the only place to purchase alcohol in town. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Summit County Sheriff deputies Wednesday night pursued a fleeing suspect, who was wanted on some outstanding warrants, and ran him to ground near the center of Kamas with the help of a canine officer. Rick Brough has more.

A minor earthquake was recorded Friday morning in the  South  Summit area.  But there was no damage to nearby communities, and no reports that the quake was felt.

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