Category: Business Features

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 […]

Bridger Animal Hospital & Haystack Pet Resort

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media  “I feel like the Chamber of Commerce benefits the community and something businesses should be a part of,” Dr. Lisa Pachie, owner of Bridger Animal Hospital & Haystack Pet Resort, said. Bridger Animal Hospital & Haystack Pet Resort has been a chamber member ever since it first opened in 2006 […]

Bank of Star Valley says Thank You

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media  Bank of Star Valley opened in 1996. Since then, it has become a $210 million company, maintaining over 140 shareholders, and holding the highest, 5-star, rating for over 10 years by Bauer Financial. Photo Archive from Bank of Star Valley  Rod Jensen, president of the Bank of Star Valley, said, […]

Thompson Agency Celebrates State Farm Bank Day

By Dan Dockstader, SVI Media  KRSV Swift 98.7 FM broadcast the celebration of State Farm Bank Day Oct. 4, 2018. State Farm Agent Randy Thompson summarized the services of his Star Valley based office. “We have 120 insurance services, 60 banking services and 140 financial services and investing accounts.” We are a full service bank, […]

Jim Allred – The Technology Pioneer

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media  The 1980s was historically known for its pop culture explosion of sitcoms, talk shows and movies. However, it wasn’t until 1988 Star Valley discovered these programs when Jim Allred, owner of Allred Radio, brought the first Wyoming television coverage to the valley.  Along with pioneering the first Wyoming TV signal […]