Election Canvassing Confirms Results

Election canvassing on Tuesday confirmed the lead candidates as the winners in two close Uintah School District board races. The final count for the School Board District 4 race was Sarah Lamb with 50.35 percent and Tawnya McKee with 49.65 percent of the vote. The difference was a matter of 15 votes with Lamb receiving 1088 to McKee’s 1073 votes. The School Board District 5 race ended with Kurt Case receiving 51.87 percent over Greg Gilroy with 48.13 percent. The final count for School Board District 2 was Kevin Dickson with 1203 votes and Sharon Bills with 733. In the Uintah County Commission race, Brad Horrocks received a total of 10,051 votes to Stephen Borton’s 2,639. The Duchesne County election included only single candidate races.


Kristin Baldwin

Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.