UPDATE: Cache Valley Primary Election Results 2017

Primary elections were held in multiple Cache County communities on Tuesday, August 15. Several others were scheduled to take place but after candidates backed out in River Heights, a primary election there was cancelled.

In North Logan, Logan and Providence primary elections were held to narrow the field of mayoral candidates. Logan, Nibley and Smithfield also held primary elections to eliminate candidates for city council. The published results are preliminary numbers and final tallies will be determined when the ballots are canvassed next week.

Candidates that are <em><strong>bolded and italicized</strong></em> indicate that they will advance to the general election later this year.

<strong>Logan City</strong>

<table border=”0″><tbody><tr><td>Candidate for Mayor </td><td>Votes </td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Holly Daines</strong></em></td><td><em><strong>2843 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Brian Seamons </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>1297 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td>Kyle Barney </td><td>333 </td></tr><tr><td>Hayden Eugene Nielson </td><td>134 </td></tr><tr><td>Candidate for Council </td><td>Votes </td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Amy Z. Anderson </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>1591 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Paul Rogers  </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>1123 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Steve Thompson </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>1048 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Jess Bradfield</strong></em></td><td><em><strong>958</strong></em></td></tr><tr><td>April A. Mortensen  </td><td>917 </td></tr><tr><td>Keith Schnare </td><td>849 </td></tr><tr><td>Paul R Borup </td><td>666 </td></tr><tr><td>Richard Steele </td><td>620 </td></tr><tr><td>Jens CK Trauntvein </td><td>544 </td></tr><tr><td>Emmanuel Amador Herrera </td><td>374 </td></tr></tbody></table>

In Logan, 4,646 of 19,088 registered voters cast their ballots in the primary election for a total voter turnout of approximately 24%.

<strong>North Logan</strong>

<table border=”0″><tbody><tr><td>Candidate for Mayor</td><td>Votes</td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>John C. Bailey </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>267 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Nancy H. Potter </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>130 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td>Lydia Embry </td><td>25 </td></tr></tbody></table>

In North Logan, 422 of 4,739 of registered voters cast their ballots in the primary election for a total voter turnout of approximately 9%.

<strong style=”text-decoration: underline;”>Providence</strong>

<table border=”0″><tbody><tr><td>Candidate for Mayor </td><td>Votes </td></tr><tr><td><em><strong> John Drew</strong></em></td><td><em><strong>527</strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong> Kirk Allen</strong></em></td><td><em><strong>521</strong></em></td></tr><tr><td> Brent Larson</td><td>48 </td></tr></tbody></table>

The total number of registered voters in Providence was not provided.


<table border=”0″><tbody><tr><td>Candidate for Council </td><td>Votes </td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Kathryn Beus</strong></em></td><td><em><strong>138 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Garrett Mansell </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>110 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Norman Larsen </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>109 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td>Allen Cook </td><td>55 </td></tr><tr><td>Ryan Olsen </td><td>53 </td></tr></tbody></table>

In Nibley, 251 of 2,847 registered voters cast their ballots in the primary election (including 22 absentee ballots) for a total voter turnout of approximately 9%. The city is reporting that there are five provisional ballots still to be considered, and as the vote total for the final two candidates is within two votes, that race is considered to close to call at this time.


<table border=”0″><tbody><tr><td>Candidate for Council </td><td>Votes </td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Wade C. Campbell </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>188 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Barbara Scholes Kent</strong></em></td><td><em><strong>181 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Jamie Anderson </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>156 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td><em><strong>Kathryn Saunders Larsen </strong></em></td><td><em><strong>159 </strong></em></td></tr><tr><td>Juli Weber </td><td>110 </td></tr></tbody></table>

The total number of registered voters in Smithfield was not provided.

The general election for these and all other municipalities throughout Northern Utah will take place on November 7, 2017. 

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CORRECTION: The results for Logan City have been corrected and updated. Results for two candidates had been inadvertently switched.

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