Category: Business Features

Azar House Pregnancy Resource Center

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Azar House Pregnancy Resource Center (PRC) helps men and women who experience unexpected pregnancies through providing counseling with an advocate, trainings, and other resources. “There is nothing more wonderful for advocates as when a woman or man who came in the door in tears leaves with a smile full of […]

Fossil Butte National Monument–What is it Known For?

Picture of Fossil Butte

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Make sure to add visiting the Fossil Butte National Monument to your summer activities. Whether you want to hike, visit the aquarium in stone (the only one in the world, by the way), or find a fossil yourself, this would be a fun event for the whole family. Fossil Butte […]

Salt River Soap Works

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Do you believe in taking time for yourself and for your family? What about giving your body what it needs to feel and be healthy? Salt River Soap Works does. “We’re here to get people healthy, and your skin is your biggest organ,” Amber Hyde, owner of Salt River Soap […]

Movement Mortgage Excited to Serve You

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Movement Mortgage began serving the Star Valley community this past February when it bought Eagle Home Mortgage. According to its’ website, Movement Mortgage began with only 4 employees in 2008 and now houses over 4 thousand employees in over 40 states of the country. Heidi Roberts, a loan officer who […]

Star Valley Insurance Meets Your Needs

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Star Valley Insurance, a company grounded in its values yet flexible to its’ customers needs has been serving the valley since 2005. The family business was started by Doyle Child in 1948, then Tom Davis ran the insurance office from the early 70’s till 2005 when Bringhurst took over. “Our […]

Bank of Alpine Excited to Host Business After Hours

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Bank of Alpine will host SV Chamber Business After Hours May 30 from 5-7 p.m. Bank of Alpine representative and SVP, Commercial Lender, Scott Thomas, has invited several organizations to this event in hopes to unify the upper and lower valleys. “My hope is to bridge both social and economic […]

Fairfield Inn & Suites, Why Do Guests Love it Here?

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Although Fairfield Inn & Suites in Afton is classified as a two-star hotel, its’ guests give it 4.5 stars. Within the first year of Fairfield Inn opening in Star Valley, it won the Platinum Award, where the hotel was within the top five percent of Fairfield Inns for customer service. […]

Sterling Urgent Care Provides Affordable Healthcare

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media Sterling Urgent Care provides healthcare at an affordable rate for all, health insured or not. Austin Rasmussen, Physician Assistant, said Sterling Urgent Care provides an affordable membership plan for those who find they are in need of a more budget friendly healthcare option. “People who are not insured can still […]

J.R. Simplot Smoky Canyon Mine, A Committed Company

By Richelle Primm, SVI Media “Our employees are our greatest asset,” Justin Kaiser, Human Resources Manager of Simplot’s Smoky Canyon Mine said. Smoky Canyon Mine currently provides 230 jobs and the large majority of those employees come from Star Valley, Kaiser said. “My favorite part about my job is getting to know all the employees […]