Since the 2020 election, Chaffee County has received two requests to review its election video files, but has not yet been able to provide those files. After a broken machine prevented viewing of the files, the county has been unable to release any of the video recordings, which the Colorado…
Under new preliminary Colorado legislative maps presented to the Colorado Independent Legislative Redistricting Commission Tuesday, Chaffee County would be shifted into revamped districts for both state and federal representation.
Chaffee County Clerk and Recorder Lori Mitchell announced in a press release Wednesday that in addition to an inoperable digital video recorder, or DVR the device may have ceased capturing files for a portion of the scheduled surveillance period during the 2020 election.
Governor Jared Polis released a statement on the results of the 2020 presidential election recently, congratulating President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.
Election judge Jim LiVecchi waits to assist people casting ballots Tuesday morning outside of the Chaffee County Courthouse. Livecchi said the flow of voters had been “consistent” and that they had been “busy all day” at the polls.
The second time was the charm for a measure allowing businesses to sell retail marijuana in Buena Vista, as unofficial results from the Nov. 3 election show that ballot question 2B was approved by voters.
Democratic Chaffee County Commissioner Keith Baker has both collected and spent the most money, in his run for re-election, more than twice as much as his Republican opponent, Hannah Hannah, in the District 1 race.
Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold announced Tuesday her office is expanding efforts to combat foreign influence operations leading up to the November General Election.
Bonnie Davis, Libertarian candidate for Chaffee County Commissioner Dist. 1, said growing up in small towns and third world countries taught her a great deal about tolerance and empathy for all people.
Hannah Hannah, Republican candidate for Chaffee County Commissioner Dist. 1, said that growing up with her varied background taught her how to build relationships with all different types of demographics.
Keith Baker, incumbent Democratic candidate for Chaffee County Commissioner Dist. 1, said there are three things he strives for as county commissioner; building community, preserving heritage and preparing for the future.
Coloradans will have plenty of choices on their national ballots, with 24 pairs running for president and vice president, eight candidates for U.S. Senator and four candidates for Colorado’s 5th congressional district, among others.
Chaffee County commissioner candidate Hannah Hannah has two Internal Revenue Service tax liens against her, one from 2006-2007 for $35,959.31 and another from 2010-2011 for $30,266.78.
Chaffee County Commissioner Greg Felt is running unopposed for his county seat this November, and he said that has really allowed him to rethink how to campaign this time around.
With traditional campaigning methods on the back burner due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Chaffee County Democrats hosted its annual fundraiser virtually on Saturday.
Former Colorado Governor and onetime presidential hopeful John Hickenlooper won the Democratic primary race for United States Senator against Andrew Romanoff, former speaker of the Colorado House of Representatives, according to unofficial election results released by the Secretary of State …
Buena Vista – The race for Chaffee County commissioner representing northern Chaffee County, including Buena Vista, is now three way with Libertarian Bonnie Davis throwing her hat into the ring.
Drive-through voting for the primary election is now open in Thonhoff Park from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-noon Saturday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. It will be open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. on June 30, Election Day.
Chaffee County Clerk and Recorder Lori Mitchell released copies of the preliminary ballots that county residents will receive in the mail for the June 30 primary election.
U.S. Senate candidate and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and his campaign hosted a tele-town hall Tuesday with state Sen. Kerry Donovan and state Rep. Dylan Roberts, at which they addressed the upcoming Senate race and coronavirus response.
The Colorado Secretary of State’s Office, in conjunction with county clerks, has enacted a series of temporary emergency rules that outline procedures for conducting elections during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Former Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff will face off against former Gov. John Hickenlooper June 30 in the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate race.
Romanoff received the most votes Saturday at the 2020 Colorado Democratic State Assembly, according to a press release.
Hickenlooper turned in enough petition signatures to qualify for the ballot and did not participate in the assembly process.
Buena Vista – Keith Baker is running for re-election to the Chaffee County Board of Commissioners, a position he calls the “crowning achievement of a career in public service.
Buena Vista – Hannah Hannah, social media manager for real estate firm R Investments, is running for the Chaffee County Board of Commissioners in the District 1 seat.