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...
Naked violinist sues over arrest in Portland last year
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Hillsboro, Oregon, man arrested after playing a violin while naked outside the federal courthouse in Portland last year is suing police. Full Story
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Sundance Quick Quote: Chris Pine on once playing 20 roles
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — "It's a good idea to put out there in the universe that you can do different and varied, kind of sort of things so people don't get tired of you, but I think experientially from the inside it's more fun to do different things, you know? Full Story
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Seth Rogen sorry for 'American Sniper' comments
“The Interview” actor compared Clint Eastwood’s movie to a Nazi propaganda film depicted in “Inglourious Basterds” because both dealt with snipers, he says; but his comments were taken by many to suggest he was dismissing “American Sniper” as pro-war propaganda.