2014 Elections

KPCW's 2014 Election Coverage includes everything from filing to primaries to final results. Below we've listed all the candidates for each position and when available, a link to their latest interview.



Monday, June 9 - Last day to register to vote in-person or online

Tuesday, June 10 - Early Voting Begins

  • Park City - Marsac Building 
  • Kimball Junction - Richins Building (Library)
  • Coalville - Summit County Courthouse
  • Kamas - Kamas City Hall
  • times to be announced

Friday, June 20 - Early Voting Ends

Tuesday, June 24 - Primary Election Day: Polls open from 7am-8pm

Tuesday, November 4 - General Election Day


Utah State House, District

  • Mel Brown (R) incumbent
  • Ray Worthen (D)
  • John Zimmerman (R) - out
  • Blaine D. Hone (R) - out

Park City School Board, District #5 (Summit Park, Timberline, Pinebrook)

Park City School Board, District #4 (Jeremy Ranch)

  • J.J. Ehlers

Summit County Auditor

  • Alex Butwinski (D)
  • Michael Howard (D)
  • Gary Shumway (R)
  • Scot Carlson (D) - out

Summit County Council, Seat D

  • Chris Robinson (D) incumbent
  • Craig Williams (R)

Summit County Council, Seat E

  • David Ure (R) incumbent
  • Sean Warton (D)

Summit County Attorney

  • David Brickey (R) incumbent
  • Robert Hilder (D)

Summit County Sheriff

  • Sheriff's Captain Justin Martinez (D)
  • Kris Hendricksen (R)
  • Dax Shane (R) - out

Utah State House, District 54

  • Kraig Powell (R)  incumbent
  • Glenn Wright (D)
  • Wylder Smith (R) - eliminated

Utah State Senat, District 26

Utah State House, District 28

  • Brian King (D)

Summit County Assessor

  • Steve Martin

Summit County Treasurer

  • Corrie Forsling (D) incumbent
  • Amy Yost (R)

Summit County Recorder

  • Maryann Trussell (D) incumbent
  • Vicki Richards (R)
  • Elizabeth William (R) - out

Summit County Clerk

  • Kent Jones (D)
  • Nick Coleman (R)

U.S. Congress, Utah House District 1

  • Rob Bishop (R) incumbent
  • Donna McAleer (D)
  • Craig Bowden (Libertarian)
  • Dwayne Vance (Independent American)
  • Peter Clemens (D) - out
  • David Yu-Lin Chiu (R) - out


2014 Elections
4:19 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Former Assistant Principal At Park City High Will Run For School Board

Longtime educator and former athletic director and assistant principal of Park City High School, Doug Payne will run for the Park City school board. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Elections
4:11 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Vance Discusses Candidates Running This Term

Credit vancelawutah.com

The race for Utah's House District One includes some independent-party candidates running against incumbent Rob Bishop and two Democrats. One of the independents is Park City-based attorney Dwayne Vance. Rick Brough has more.

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2014 Elections
5:24 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Filing Window Closes With Slew Of Candidates Ready To Run

Voters in Summit County have a good-sized roster of candidates to choose from in the 2014 elections for county, school board and state-wide offices.

As the filing window closed at 5 o'clock yesterday, the results showed - among other things - a large field of contenders running for a Park City school board seat, and also for County Auditor.

And while it looks like Representative Mel Brown wouldn't have any competition, a trio of challengers filed against him in the final hours Thursday. RIck Brough has more.

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2014 Elections
5:36 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Williams Challenges Robinson For Council Seat

Park City resident Craig Wiliams has stepped up to be a challenger for Summit County Council seat D, now held by Democrat Christopher Robinson. Rick Brough has more.

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2014 Elections
5:17 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

State And County Election Races Begin

The filing window for candidates in the 2014 county and state races opened on Friday. The applications at the Summit County clerk's office already show there will be contests for a position on the County Council, Summit County Attorney and County Sheriff. Rick Brough has more.

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Sheriff Race
5:06 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

Shane Announces Second Run For Sheriff

Screen capture from Shane's 2010 election video on YouTube.

Francis resident Dax Shane has announced his plans to run for Summit County Sheriff. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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2014 Elections
3:56 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

2014 Elections Already Has Two Candidates

David Brickey, left, and Robert Hilder, right, have both stated their intention to run for Summit County Attorney next year.

The election is more than a year away, but there will be a contest in 2014 for Summit County Attorney. Former Third District Court Judge  says he plans to run for the job, as a Democrat. And incumbent County Attorney, David Brickey, a Republican, says he will be asking voters for a third term.

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