Rick Piepho

County Clerk & Election Officer

REGISTERED VOTERS as of 6/30/17      Democratic: 4,267     Libertarian: 162     Republicans: 10,720     Unaffiliated: 5.762     Total: 20,911

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

316-284-6840

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.

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 6/1/17 – Final list for November Ballots

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

507 W 9th St, Newton KS 67114

316-282-0362

Commission

Glen Davis

525 Grandview Ave, Newton KS 67114

316-283-8976

Commission

Ronald Eggert

2107 Sherwood Ave, Newton KS 67114

316-640-7658

Commission

Leroy Koehn

300 Brookside Dr., Newton KS 67114

316-282-5936

Commission

Craig Simons

600 Normandy Rd., Newton KS 67114

316-282-0944

Commission

Kathy Valentine

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

316-516-4691

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

William H. Ewert

910 W. 4th St, Halstead KS 67056

316-835-2696

Mayor

Dennis Travis

404 Sweezy St., Halstead KS 67056

316-655-6801

Mayor

Daniel C. Walker III

208 Sweezy St., Halstead KS 67056

620-664-4404

Council

Ed Campbell

205 E. 6th St., Halstead KS 67056

316-830-2395

Council

Samuel Farmer

520 West St., Halstead KS 67056

316-830-2085

Council

Michael S. Wallace

728 W. 4th St., Halstead KS 67056

270-816-8668

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

620-327-2019

Council

Jason L. Jones

15 Sunset Dr., Hesston KS 67062

620-951-4885

Council

Brad Unruh

104 Meadow Ln., Hesston KS 67062

620-327-5035

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

Rodney Redinger

619 S. Harvey, Burrton KS 67020

316-706-5965

Council

Jason Froese

417 Circle Dr., PO Box 586, Burrton KS 67020

620-960-5129

Council

Chris Jensen

206 Parkview Dr., PO Box 334, Burrton KS 67020

316-706-8694

Council

Troy Meuller

306 S. Harvey, Burrton KS 67020

620-960-1659

North Newton City

3 Council Members (4 yr terms)

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

Council

Dennis Campbell

25 Regal Crescent, North Newton KS 67117

316-283-5151

Council

Gregg A. Dick

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

316-283-1366

Council

Kurt Friesen

2215 N Main St., PO Box 480, North Newton KS 67117

316-283-6999

Council

Theodore J. “Jim” Goering

301 Bluestem St., North Newton KS 67117

316-284-0786

Council

Nathan Robert James Murphy

409 Witmarsum West, North Newton KS 67117

316-214-0069

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

A. Bryan Chapman

514 Ashton, Sedgwick KS 67135

316-772-5697

Council

Carol A. Berning

205 W. 8th St., Sedgwick KS 67135

620-874-5790

Council

Shannon D. Catlin

617 N Fern, Sedgwick KS 67135

316-772-0040

Council

Dwight E. Kinzer

103 N. Franklin Ave., PO Box 11, Sedgwick KS 67135

701-388-3645

Council

Jeremy Liby

615 N. Commercial Ave., Sedgwick KS 67135

316-217-1719

Council

John Pittinger

107 N Lincoln, PO Box 31, Sedgwick KS 67135

316-772-5831

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

620-837-3165

Council

Jeremy Ashby

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

316-217-2236

Council

Debbie Robinson

200 Garfield, PO Box 122, Walton KS 67151

620-837-3859

School District Offices

Harvey County Based USD’s

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

620-727-2319

BOE - At Large

Derrick C. Unruh

5 Country Meadow, Burrton KS 67020

620-463-2552

Unexpired term

John M. Hernandez

205 Parkview Dr., PO Box 546, Burrton KS 67020

580-302-1030

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

Angela Becker

915 N. Walnut, Newton KS 67114

707-536-7101

BOE - At Large

Jennifer Budde

832 S Rock Rd., Newton KS 67114

316-304-6017

BOE - At Large

Andy Harder

1404 W. 5th St., Newton KS 67114

316-284-1164

BOE - At Large

Mallory Morton

632 Rolling Hills Dr., Newton KS 67114

316-258-3929

BOE - At Large

David Oller

900 SE 3rd St., Newton KS 67114

316-644-8703

BOE - At Large

Tobias “Toby” Tyner

625 E. 4th St., Newton KS 67114

316-727-6336

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

316-772-5426

BOE - pos 5

Bryan R. Thompson

1109 Terri Ln., Sedgwick KS 67135

316-772-5249

BOE - pos 6

Beth A. Fields

5619 SW 84th St., Sedgwick KS 67135

316-841-2883

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

Erica Denno

9122 NW 24th St., Halstead KS 67056

316-217-3177

BOE - pos 4

Joy Hoofer

2629 Tilbury Ln., Halstead KS 67056

316-281-4633

BOE - pos 5

Kevin R. Wilson

1315 S. Chestnut St., Halstead KS 67056

316-830-6016

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

620-382-7251

BOE - At Large

Susan J. Rostetter

9 Sunset Dr., Hesston KS 67062

316-772-8823

BOE - At Large

Zach Weaver

418 S. Weaver, Hesston KS 67062

620-217-5151

Adjoining County Based USD’s

Remington USD 206 – Butler Co

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

   positions currently held by: Jayne Carey, Thomas Sommers and Bret Mosiman; unexpired – Bradley F. Crisp

BOE - At Large

Jayne Carey

12978 NW 90th St., Whitewater KS 67154

316-799-2671

BOE - At Large

Jeff Klaassen

600 Willow Ridge Rd., Whitewater KS 67154

316-200-1194

BOE - At Large

Thomas K. Sommers

5340 NW 120th St., Burns KS 66840

620-752-3372

Unexpired term

Bradley F. Crisp

120 N. Polar, Whitewater KS 67154

316-799-2340

Valley Center USD 262 – Sedgwick Co

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - At Large

   positions currently held by: Brad Barbour, Bart Balthazor and Richard Harris

BOE - At Large

Bart A. Balthazor

6 E. 2nd St. Cir., Valley Center KS 67147

316-755-1197

BOE - At Large

Brad Barbour

150 N. Redbud Ln., Valley Center KS 67147

316-650-0559

BOE - At Large

Richard E. Harris

6411 N. Richmond St., Valley Center KS 67147

316-755-3524

BOE - At Large

Jason R. Reffner

620 E. Main St., Valley Center KS 67147

316-925-1500

Haven USD 312 – Reno Co

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - Positions 4, 5 & 6, 1 Board Member (2 yr unexpired term) – Position 2

   positions currently held by: 4 – Bill Royer, 5 – Kent McKinnis, 6 – Paul Caffrey; unexpired – John Ezell

BOE - pos 4

Bill Royer, Jr.

12008 S. Mayfield Rd., Haven KS 67543

620-465-2540

BOE - pos 5

Kenneth L. Nisly

5914 W. Trail West Rd., Hutchinson KS 67501

620-662-4887

BOE - pos 6

-

No Candidates filed

 

Unexpired term

Kent McKinnis

7115 S. Whiteside Rd., Hutchinson KS 67501

620-899-0025

Buhler USD 313 – Reno Co

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

   positions currently held by: 4 – Greg Lackey, 5 – Laura Meyer Dick, 6 – Monte Cross

BOE - pos 4

Greg Lackey

4901 N. Halstead, Hutchinson KS 67502

620-960-2027

BOE - pos 5

Laura Meyer Dick

4805 E. 28th, Hutchinson KS 67502

620-662-2919

BOE - pos 5

Randall Turner

2303 Howell Dr., Hutchinson KS 67502

620-960-1001

BOE - pos 6

Monte W. Cross

308 N. Main, Buhler KS 67522

620-727-7633

Peabody-Burns USD 398 – Marion Co

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

   positions currently held by: Travis Foth, Julie Ensminger, Shayla Clark; unexpired – Donna Glover

BOE - At Large

Shayla Clark

2271 40th, Peabody KS 66866

316-217-2023

BOE - At Large

Julie Ensminger

512 N. Walnut, Peabody KS 66866

620-382-7421

BOE - At Large

Tiana Gaines

9434 NE 96th St., Peabody KS 66866

316-833-0801

BOE - At Large

Hope Reynolds

305 N Maple, Peabody KS 66866

316-655-7104

Unexpired term

Donna Glover

507 N. Sycamore, Peabody KS 66866

316-772-3198

Goessel USD 411 – Marion Co

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - Positions 4, 5 & 6, 1 Board Member (2 yr unexpired term) – Position 3

 

BOE - pos 4

Ben Schrag

715 29th Ave., Canton KS 67428

620-367-2307

BOE - pos 5

Kelly B. Booten

1936 N. K-15 Hwy, Lehigh KS 67073

620-483-3058

BOE - pos 6

Patrick A. Flaming

1265 Eagle Rd., Hillsboro KS 67063

620-367-8414

Unexpired term

Bryant Stephen Miller

1090 Diamond, Newton KS 67114

316-217-1817

Moundridge USD 423 – McPherson Co

3 Board Members (4 yr term) - At Large

   positions currently held by: Ryan Durst, Paul Ullom-Minnich and James Ratzlaff

BOE - At Large

Jason Creed

214 Unruh, Moundridge KS 67107

620-747-0321

BOE - At Large

Craig Galle

309 Unruh, Moundridge KS 67107

620-345-3542

BOE - At Large

Sonya N. Jenkins

34 22nd Ave., Moundridge KS 67107

620-245-8102

BOE - At Large

Rick Kohl

428 19th Ave., Moundridge KS 67107

620-345-2765

BOE - At Large

Emilie Rains

213 Walnut St., Moundridge KS 67107

620-386-4973

BOE - At Large

Rebecca Setser

707 Spruce Ave., Moundridge KS 67107

620-386-4145