Counting down to Election Day

CEDAR CITY – While there are still two weeks left in the primary election cycle, voting has already begun. Ballots for the June 26 primary election went out to registered voters last week and early voting at the polls started today. “We’ve already begun getting some of the ballots back that we sent out in the mail,” Iron County Clerk Jon Whittaker said. For voters who would rather cast their ballot in person, early polling places are available through June 22 at the Parowan Courthouse and the Cedar City Council…

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Commission candidates debate jobs, growth and housing

CEDAR CITY – Jobs, housing and growth were some of the issues touched on during a political debate Monday between the six Iron County commission candidates. The debate, hosted by the Iron County Board of Realtors, was the first one held this political season and joined the candidates from both commission seats. Jennie Hendricks, Paul Cozzens, Sam Brower and Michelle Jorgenson – opponents in the race for seat B – were all present along with Fred Rowley and incumbent Mike Bleak, both running for seat A. All of the candidates…

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