Rick Piepho

County Clerk & Election Officer

REGISTERED VOTERS as of 4/3/18      Democratic: 4,252     Libertarian: 167     Republicans: 10,615     Unaffiliated: 5.976     Total: 21,010

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

316-284-6840

Fax: 316-284-6856

​Voter Registration for the Primary Election ends July 17, 2018 at 7 pm

​Candidate Filing Deadline - June 1, 2018 at noon

All candidates must file in the County Clerk's Office

See Calendar Below for Important Election Dates


General Election
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

​​Polls open 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Deadlines for filing campaign finance reports   KSA 25-4148


Date Report Due                                        Period of Coverage
 January 10, 2018                                          January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017

 July 30, 2018                                                 January 1 through July 26, 2018

October 29, 2018                                          July 27 through October 25, 2018
 January 10, 2019                                          October 26 through December 31, 2018


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

Filed as of
4-3-18
Democratic Party Candidates
Position Candidate Name   Address Phone Date Filed
Federal US Representative - District 4 No Candidates Filed        
State Governor / Lt. Governor Jack Bergeson / Alexander Cline   5019 N Osprey Cir, Wichita , KS 67219 316-249-2721 1/8/2018
  Secretary of State No Candidates Filed        
  Attorney General No Candidates Filed        
  State Treasurer No Candidates Filed        
  Commissioner of Insurance No Candidates Filed        
  KS Representative - District 72 No Candidates Filed        
  KS Representative - District 74 No Candidates Filed        
County HV County Commission - District 1 No Candidates Filed        
  HV CountyTreasurer - 2 yr unexpired term No Candidates Filed        
Township Clerk - All 15 Townships
    No Candidates Filed        
Precinct Committeeperson - 34 precincts - 1 male & 1 female per precinct
    No Candidates Filed        
       
Filed as of
4-3-18
Republican Party Candidates
Position Candidate Name   Address Phone Date Filed
Federal US Representative - District 4 No Candidates Filed        
State Governor / Lt. Governor No Candidates Filed        
  Secretary of State Keith Esau   11702 S Winchester St, Olathe KS 66061 913-515-2135 3/12/2018
  Attorney General No Candidates Filed        
  State Treasurer No Candidates Filed        
  Commissioner of Insurance Vicki Schmidt   5906 SW 43rd Ct, Topeka KS 66610 785-267-4686 1/29/2018
  State Board of Education - District 7 Robert M D'Andrea   2848 13th Ave, Lindsborg KS 67456 973-479-2968 2/26/2018
  KS Representative - District 72 No Candidates Filed        
  KS Representative - District 74 Don Schroeder I 708 Charles St, Hesston, KS 67062 620-327-4427 3/20/2018
  KS Representative - District 74 Stephen Owens   306 S Hoover Rd, PO Box 366, Hesston, KS 67062 620-869-9487 3/26/2018
County HV County Commission - District 1 George A. "Chip" Westfall I 101 Windward Dr, Newton, KS 67114 316-283-5360 2/26/2018
  HV CountyTreasurer - 2 yr unexpired term Emily Nichols I 5 Ironwood Dr, Hesston, KS 67062 620-327-0530 2/28/2018
Township Clerk - All 15 Townships
  Clerk - Alta Twp Kenneth R Stucky I 3630 N Sandhill Rd, Burrton KS 67020 620-727-3996 4/2/2018
  Clerk - Darlington Twp Leo Stahly I 1103 SE 60th St, Newton, KS 67114 316-283-4866 2/14/2018
  Clerk - Emma Twp Craig Ewy I 4419 N Emma Creek Rd, Halstead, KS 67056 620-386-0819 2/6/2018
  Clerk - Lake Twp Ty Miller I 19524 SW 84th St, Burrton, KS 67020 316-772-6754 3/19/2018
  Clerk - Pleasant Twp Philip H Kimerer I 6226 NE 12th St, Newton, KS 67114 316-283-0134 3/9/2018
  Clerk - Richland Twp Allen Patterson I 7805 SE 36th St, Whitewater, KS 67154 316-283-6844 3/1/2018
Precinct Committeeperson - 34 precincts - 1 male & 1 female per precinct
    No Candidates Filed        

Primary Election
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

​​Polls open 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
OFFICES TO BE ELECTED OR RETAINED
State or Federal Offices 
US Representative, 4th Congressional District State Representatives, 72nd and 74th Districts
Kansas Governor & Lt Governor State Board of Education, 7th District
Kansas Secretary of State Kansas Supreme Court Justice - Retention
Kansas Attorney General Kansas Court of Appeals Judges - Retention
Kansas State Treasurer  
Kansas Commissioner of Insurance Constitutional Amendments - if necessary
County & Local Offices
County Commissioner – District 1 Township Clerk
County Treasurer – 2 yr unexpired term Precinct Committeemen & Committeewomen
  District Court Judge, District 9 - Retention

Candidate Lists

Candidate Information for 2018 Elections