Category: Business Features

First Bank, Investing in You

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Investment shows promise of the one investing and the one in whom being invested. First Bank of Alpine invests in the people of its’ community, Star Valley.   According to First Bank of Alpine’s website, First Bank is deeply committed to the success of the areas where they conduct business, […]

Architecture assistance for historic properties available through the Wyoming Business Council

Owners of historical, commercial buildings located in traditional downtown districts are invited to submit a pre-application to determine eligibility for the Historic Architecture Assistance Fund by Feb. 1. The final application is due March 15. If awarded, an architect will be assigned to work with the applicant. Typical projects include a building assessment, structural analysis, […]

Flying Saddle Resort, the Perfect Location

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Flying Saddle Resort first opened for business in 1949. Since then, it has come to be known as the perfect location at the north end of Star Valley. Flying Saddle Resort Manager, David Miller, said, “Flying Saddle has developed a reputation of providing a great place to stay close to […]

Lower Valley Energy

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Gas was first used for lighting in 1859, giving light to just a few homes. Twenty years later, electricity was invented, expanding the use of light in many homes. Today, Lower Valley Energy gives light and warmth to 28 thousand families in Wyoming. Warren Jones, Distribution Engineer of Lower Valley […]

Silver Star Communications–A Family Company

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Silver Star Communications covers a regional area in western Wyoming and eastern Idaho, but they thoroughly enjoy the local business they provide to the people in Star Valley, where Silver Star began. “Being local is an anchor to our brand,” Eric Gewiss, director of Marketing and Public Relations for Silver […]

SVMC Thrives in Star Valley

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Star Valley Medical Center is rated as one of the top 100 critical-access hospitals in the country, and has held this rating for seven of the last eight years, according to its website. Eli Lainhart, Vice President of Support Services and Chief Information Officer of Star Valley Medical Center (SVMC), […]

Hale Financial Solutions is Excited to Work With You

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media “This is a special place to our family,” Tim Hale, owner of Hale Financial Solutions said. “I want to serve Star Valley as exclusively as I can.” Hale said he saw Star Valley as a great place to begin his business. Hale grew up in Virginia, but he always knew of […]

Broulim’s Excited about Store Expansion

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media  Broulim’s hopes to have customers in the new part of the store by Thanksgiving. Majority of Broulim’s expansion will specialize in homemade fresh products. The deli and bakery will be expanded, a fresh tortilla station will be added, and a new kitchen option will be available for customers as well, […]

Minuteman Supply Hosts Business After Hours

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media  Minuteman Supply will host the Business After Hours, Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at its’ store in Thayne. “We welcome everybody to see what we do,” Lorell Woolley, co-owner of Minuteman Supply said. “We hope this will benefit our business partners throughout the community.” SV Chamber of […]

Regional Hearing & Balance

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media  Dr. Jim Lamb and Dr. Zach Hale, both Star Valley natives, brought Regional Hearing and Balance to the valley. Dr. Lamb said they thought bringing this type of service to the valley would be successful because there wasn’t already this type of service preexisting. He also said it’s nice to […]