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Primary Election - May 15, 2018

10  precincts reporting out of 10 total precincts

Time Last Updated: 10:36

 Candidates for County Offices

County Commissioner First District

Total Votes
Georgia K. Hanigan (REP) 2107
Daniel Lopez (REP) 832


County Commissioner Third District Total Votes
Reece Hrizuk (REP)  2669


Clerk of the District Court Total Votes
Betty J. Dressen (REP)  2099
Dawn Callaham (REP)(withdrawn)  817


County Treasurer Total Votes
Donna Peterson (REP)  2737


 County Assessor  Total Votes
Sandy Clason (REP)  1262
Mark J. Harvey (REP)  1595


County Coroner Total Votes
Keith Schuller (REP)  2732


 Precinct Committeemen

Prec. #1 Total Votes
Barbara S. Fitch (REP)  120


Prec. #2 Total Votes
Howard E. Rynearson (REP)  477


Prec. #3 Total Votes
Sonja M. Strong (REP)  154


Prec. #4 Total Votes
Donna D. Peterson (REP)  118


Prec. #5 Total Votes
Patti S. Nitz (REP)  426
Brian J. Dyer (DEM)    57


Prec. #6 Total Votes
Sandy Clason (REP)  167
Jacob E. Rynearson (REP)  205
Larry L. Grant (DEM)  41


Prec. #7 Total Votes
Robert J. Maxwell (REP)  105


Prec. #8 Total Votes
Mike Dolton (REP)  242
Jerry L. Jones (REP)  236


Prec. #9 Total Votes
Joan Howell (REP)  346


Prec. #10 Total Votes
Phil Pittman (REP)  50


New Plymouth Fire
Special Tax Levy

In favor of Against
   918  380










Filing dates for the May 15, 2018 Primary Election are:

First day for filing a Declaration of Candidacy for the Primary Election (May 15, 2018) and General Election (November 6, 2018) is February 26, 2018.

Last day to file a Declaration of Candidacy, for the Primary Election (May 15, 2018) and General Election (November 6, 2018) is March 9, 2018, until 5:00 P.M. with the political subdivision office.

Last day for a candidate to withdraw before the Primary Election (May 15, 2018) is April 2, 2018, at 5:00 P.M.

Last day a Declaration of Intent to be filed by a write-in candidate with the clerk of the district for the Primary Election (May 15, 2018) is April 17, 2018, until 5:00 P.M. 


Filing dates for the November 6, 2018 General Election are: 

Last day to file a Declaration of Candidacy, for a political subdivision, for the General Election (November 6, 2018) is September 4, 2018, until 5:00 P.M. with the political subdivision office.

Last day a Declaration of Intent to be filed by a write-in candidate with the clerk of the district for the General Election (November 6, 2018) is September 24, 2018, until 5:00 P.M.  This filing date is for political subdivision candidates.

Last day a candidate of a political subdivision may withdraw before the General Election (November 6, 2018) is September 24, 2018.  


A candidate has two options when filing to be placed on the ballot:

  1. File declaration of candidacy and pay the $40.00 filing fee.
  2. In lieu of paying the filing fee, file a nomination petition, with five verified signatures and declaration of candidacy. (commissioner signatures must be from commissioner district).


  1. 5 signatures of registered voters from within the county (commissioner signatures from within the commissioner district).
  2. Petition must be complete with notarization.


  1. Print name EXACTLY as you wish it to appear on the ballot.
  2. Signature of candidate must be notarized.

Filing Fee

  1. $40.00

Campaign Disclosure

  1. All candidates must certify a political treasurer. (Candidate may serve as their own political treasurer.)
  2. Candidates must file a C-1 form (Appointment and Certification of political Treasurer) prior to receiving any contributions or making any expenditures. The C-1 is available from and must be filed with the County Clerk.


  1. 21 years of age.
  2. A citizen of the United States.
  3. One year resident of the county prior to the election. (County Commissioner candidates must also be a 90-day resident of commissioner district prior to primary election).

Other Important Dates Relating to Elections:

Any potential school levy/bond election has the option to be held on March 13, 2018; May 15, 2018; August 28, 2018; or November 6, 2018.

Please contact the County Clerk's office should you have additional questions at (208)642-6000


County Commissioners Meeting

July 23, 2018

 8:00  Elected Officials

 9:00  Landfill, Road & Bridge - Budget Discussion

 9:15  Legal Matters - Budget Discussion

 9:30  Indigent Matters - Executive Session IC §74-206(1)(d)

10:00  Planning & Zoning Review

10:15  Administrative Matters - "Action Items" Claims Approval Report June 2018 / Billing Agreement between Southwest District Health & Payette County Sheriff's office / Treasurer's Statement of Cash June 2018 / Computer Software Agreement / Employee New Hire for Gopher Ext. District at $9.50 per hour

10:30  Cruise Night Update - Jim Boyer

10:45  Property Tax Waiver to Build a Hotel

11:00  New Plymouth School Superintendent - Dave Sotutu

11:30  Southwest District Health

11:45  Temporary Residence - Arvin Shippy  "Action Item"

12:00  Lunch Break

  1:15  Library District Proposed Budget & Location - Stephen Cook 

           Library District Creation Decision  "Action Item"

  1:30  Treasurer - Tax Decision "Action Item"


  Any person needing special accommodations to participate in the above noticed meeting should contact the county clerk's office @ 642-6000 five (5) days prior to the meeting.






























































































































































































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