Rick Piepho

County Clerk & Election Officer

REGISTERED VOTERS as of 5/23/17      Democratic: 4,281     Libertarian: 160     Republicans: 10,761     Unaffiliated: 5.766     Total: 20,968

800 N Main, PO Box 687, Newton, KS 67114

316-284-6840

Fax: 316-284-6856

See Calendar Below for Important Election Dates

Deadlines for filing campaign finance reports   KSA 25-4148


Date Report Due                                        Period of Coverage
 January 10, 2017                                          January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016

 July 24, 2017                                                 January 1 through July 20, 2017

October 30, 2017                                          July 21 through October 26, 2017
 January 10, 2018                                          October 27 through December 31, 2017


Ethics Report Form - generic version without dates or office - click here for PDF

​Voter Registration for the City/School General Election ends October 17, 2017 at 7pm

2017 Offices to be Elected in Harvey County with Candidates

Filed as of 5/26/2017

City Offices

Newton City

3 Commission Members (2 - 4 yr terms, 1 – 2 yr term)

   positions currently held by: Commission – Glen Davis, Leroy Koehn and Kathy Valentine

Commission

Libby Albers

5-7 W 9th St, Newton KS 67114

Commission

Glen Davis

525 Grandview Ave, Newton KS 67114

Commission

Ronald Eggert

2107 Sherwood Ave, Newton KS 67114

Commission

Leroy Koehn

300 Brookside Dr., Newton KS 67114

Commission

Kathy Valentine

321 E 12th St. #108, Newton KS 67114

Halstead City

3 Council Members (2 - 4 yr terms, 1 – 2 yr term), 1 Mayor (2 yr term)

   positions currently held by: Council – Ed Campbell, Sam Farmer and Dennis Travis; Mayor – William H. Ewert

Mayor

Dennis Travis

404 Sweezy St, Halstead KS 67056

Mayor

William H. Ewert

910 W. 4th St, Halstead KS 67056

Council

Ed Campbell

205 E. 6th St., Halstead KS 67056

Council

Samuel Farmer

520 West St., Halstead KS 67056

Council

Michael S. Wallace

728 W. 4th St., Halstead KS 67056

Hesston City

2 Council Members (4 yr terms), 1 Mayor (4 yr term)

   positions currently held by: Council – Jason Jones and Brad Unruh; Mayor – David Kauffman

Mayor

David K. Kauffman

418 Wedgewood Ct., Hesston KS 67062

Council

Jason L. Jones

15 Sunset Dr., Hesston KS 67062

Burrton City

3 Council Members (4 yr terms), 1 Mayor (4 yr term)

   positions currently held by: Council – Chris Jensen, Troy Mueller and R. Chris Wilhite; Mayor – Rodney Redinger

Mayor

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No Candidates filed

Council

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No Candidates filed

North Newton City

3 Council Members (4 yr terms)

   positions currently held by: Council – Gregg Dick, Jim Goering and Jane Schmidt

Council

Gregg A. Dick

200 W 24th St, PO Box 295, North Newton KS 67117

Council

Dennis Campbell

25 Regal Crescent, North Newton KS 67117

Sedgwick City

2 Council Members (4 yr terms), 1 Mayor (4 yr term)

   positions currently held by: Council – Carol Berning and Thomas Noone; Mayor – Lynne Vigil

Mayor

Shannon D. Catlin

617 N Fern, Sedgwick KS 67135

Mayor

A. Bryan Chapman

514 Ashton, Sedgwick KS 67135

Council

John Pittinger

107 N Lincoln, PO Box 31, Sedgwick KS 67135

Council

Carol A. Berning

205 W. 8th St., Sedgwick KS 67135

Walton City

2 Council Members (4 yr terms), 1 Mayor (4 yr term)

   positions currently held by: Council – Jeremy Ashby and Debbie Robinson; Mayor – Barry Wentz

Mayor

Barry Wentz

201 Eric, PO Box 264, Walton KS 67151

Council

Jeremy Ashby

211 Michelle Dr., PO Box 136, Walton KS 67151

School District Offices

Burrton USD 369

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - At Large, 1 Board Member (2 yr unexpired term) - At Large

   positions currently held by: Sara Durner, Karl Matlack and Derrick Unruh; unexpired – John Manuel Hernandez

BOE - At Large

Karl Matlack

13500 E Stroud Rd., Burrton KS 67020

BOE - At Large

Derrick C. Unruh

5 Country Meadow, Burrton KS 67020

Unexpired term

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No Candidates filed

Newton USD 373

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - At Large

   positions currently held by: Barbara Bunting, Renee Erickson and Dick Koontz

BOE - At Large

Andy Harder

1404 W. 5th St., Newton KS 67114

BOE - At Large

Mallory Morton

632 Rolling Hills Dr., Newton KS 67114

BOE - At Large

Jennifer Budde

832 S Rock Rd., Newton KS 67114

BOE - At Large

Tobias “Toby” Tyner

625 E. 4th St., Newton KS 67114

BOE - At Large

Angela Becker

915 N. Walnut, Newton KS 67114

Sedgwick USD 439

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - Positions 4, 5 & 6

   positions currently held by: 4 – Kelley DeGraffenreid, 5 – Bryan Thompson, 6 – Beth Fields

BOE - pos 4

Kelley DeGraffenreid

511 N Franklin, PO Box 214, Sedgwick KS 67135

BOE - pos 5

Bryan R. Thompson

1109 Terri Ln., Sedgwick KS 67135

BOE - pos 6

Beth A. Fields

5619 SW 84th St., Sedgwick KS 67135

Halstead USD 440

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - Positions 4, 5 & 6

   positions currently held by: 4 – Gene Haydock, 5 – Cory Harrington, 6 – Kevin Wilson

BOE - pos 4

Joy Hoofer

2629 Tilbury Ln., Halstead KS 67056

BOE - pos 5

Kevin R. Wilson

1315 S. Chestnut St., Halstead KS 67056

BOE - pos 6

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No Candidates filed

Hesston USD 460

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - At Large

   positions currently held by: Layne Frick, Susan Rostetter and Zach Weaver

BOE - At Large

Layne Frick

617 Charles St., Hesston KS 67062

BOE - At Large

Susan J. Rostetter

9 Sunset Dr., Hesston KS 67062

BOE - At Large

Zach Weaver

418 S. Weaver, Hesston KS 67062

 

Candidate Information for 2017 City/School Election

​Candidate Filing Deadline for the City/School General Election - June 1, 2017 at noon

All candidates must file in the County Clerk's Office


City/School General Election
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

​​Polls open 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.