2014 Elections

Election Results
2:16 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Martinez Wins Sheriff's Star

After 12 years, Summit County has a new sheriff-elect - Justin Martinez . The No. 2 man in the current sheriff's administration was elected to office TUesday night. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Wasatch County
1:14 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Wasatch Kills Aquatic Center Bond

The proposed $24 million bond for an aquatic center and recreation fields in Wasatch County went down in defeat. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Election Results
12:38 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Election Day Was A Good One For Most Incumbents

Summit County voters in the 2014 general election selected a new County Attorney in former Third District Court Judge Robert Hilder. And the No. 2 man at the County Sheriff Department, Capt. Justin Martinez, won the election as the county's new top cop.

Two incumbent County Council members, David Ure and Chris Robinson, were also re-elected. But maybe the most dramatic contest of the night - which is still too close to call - is the County Auditor's race between Michael Howard and Gary Shumway.

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2014 Election Results
10:18 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

2014 Election Results

With all precincts in Summit County reporting, the results, with winners in bold, are as below. Races too close to call are indicated with an asterisk. Summit County Attorney

  • David Brickey (R) incumbent, 3,496
  • Judge Robert Hilder (D), 4,197

 Summit County Sheriff

  • Justin Martinez (D), 6,544
  • Kris Hendricksen (R), 2,422

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

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2014 Elections
10:42 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Thousands Head To Polls Early

More than 3,000 people cast their ballots early this year, and returned their absentee ballots. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Wasatch Bond
12:39 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Population Not Growing As Fast As Taxes, Says Pool Opponent

Wasatch County voters are being asked whether they support a $24 million bond to build a new aquatic center and out door fields to meet the ever-increase growth. One resident, however, says it just doesn't make good economic sense. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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2014 Elections
12:31 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Wasatch Population Has Outgrown Its Pool, Voters Can Bond For Another

Wasatch County voters are being asked to decide whether to raise their taxes to pay for a new aquatic center and recreation fields. The county's recreation director says he's out of room in both the pool and on the turf. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
7:08 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Howard Finds Passion In County Government

Michael Howard at the 2014 Election Forum
Credit Monika Guendner

Michael Howard is the Democratic candidate for Summit County Auditor; he's running against Republican Gary Shumway. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Elections
1:57 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Will Close Be Good Enough To Voters?

The Summit County Republican party is taking advantage of an error made by Summit County Clerk Kent Jones to drum up support for their candidate, Nick Coleman. Meanwhile, the Summit County Attorney's Office remains confident that the issue is a non-starter. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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2014 Elections
3:00 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

Shumway Offers Passion, Experience And Education To Auditor's Race

Gary Shumway
Credit Leslie Thatcher

Republican candidate Gary Shumway says he should be the new Summit County Auditor because he is independent, honest, competent and has people skills. Rick Brough has more.

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