New and familiar faces file for candidacy this week
Sean Wharton files against Councilman Dave Ure
the close of business Thursday, Summit County voters will have a good preview of November's ballot, which will include two County Council races and Read more...
The roots of democracy sprout at neighborhood caucuses
For a real taste of the democratic process, take the time to participate in your neighborhood caucus. Read more...
Seven county department head slots up for election this year
You won't find these jobs in the classified listings, but if you are looking for a near-six-figure salary and full benefits, it might be smart to Read more...
County Democratic Party Chair to run against Rep. Powell
54th District Rep. Kraig Powell (R-Heber City) will have an opponent in this November's election. Summit County Democratic Party Chair Glenn Wright, Read more...
Two familiar names declare candidacy for Sum. Co. Sheriff
Two more lawmen have announced their intent to join the Summit County Sheriff's campaign, and voters may recognize them, as both ran against Sheriff Read more...
County Council member Robinson, Rep. Powell will seek re-election
County Council member Chris Robinson (D) and Utah State Rep. Kraig Powell (R) both told The Park Record this week that they will seek re-election. Read more...
Joey Chestnut devours turkey to win eating contest
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird. Full Story
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One Direction wins artist of the year at AMAs
One Direction has won the American Music Award for artist of the year. Competition in the category was tough, with Iggy Azalea, Beyoncé, Luke Bryan, Eminem, Imagine Dragons, John Legend, Lorde, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams up for the honor. Full Story
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George Clooney rep denies adoption rumors
Spokesman for star calls rumors “100 percent fabricated”