Sheriff's Race Continues
by Cat Urbigkit, Pinedale Online!
August 27, 2014
The Sublette County Clerk has released the official list of candidates for local elected office who will appear on the General Election ballot in November.
Although Stephen Haskell beat out incumbent Dave Lankford for the Republican nomination for sheriff, he’ll face two independent candidates: Brian Sparks, and Scott Winer, both of Pinedale.
Incumbent commissioners Andy Nelson and Joel Bousman will face Democrat Courtney Skinner.
Clerk Mary Lankford, Assessor Jeness Saxton, Treasurer Roxanna Jensen and District Court Clerk Janet K. Montgomery are all incumbents without challengers. Curt Covill will appear on the ballot uncontested as Coroner, as will Attorney Clayton Kainer.
The Rural Health Care District Board will have a race, with incumbents Laura Clark, Tom Peters and Scott Sherbel seeking re-election, facing with two challengers: Paul Ulrich, and Chuck Bacheller.
Sublette County School District No. 1 candidates include incumbent at-large representatives Jamison Ziegler and Chris Nelson; Charles Prior has filed for the Pinedale West seat; and Mike McFarland and Robin Schamber have filed to represent Pinedale East.
Sublette County School District No. 9 candidates include incumbents John Fear and Glade Jones for the two at-large positions.
Incumbents Coke Landers and Darrell Walker filed for the Sublette County Conservation District board.
Filing for seats on the Upper Green River Cemetery District are: Miriam Carlson and Wilma Shriver. Filing for seats on the Big Piney Cemetery District are Margaret Kozeal, Frank Morrison, Spencer Nichols, and Valerie Williams.
Candidate List - Sublette County Clerk's Office Candidate List