Wednesday, June 10th, 2015



Come meet Utah Jazz guard Elijah Millsap. Thursday June 18th at 2:00 PM in the North Sevier Middle School Gym (135 N 100 W) in Salina. Autographs will be signed and a small demonstration will be held, this activity is for all ages and is free to the public.

The First 40 kids through the door receive wrist bands and a head band courtesy of the Utah Jazz.

If you have any questions please call

North Sevier Recreation

at 529-3220.


Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Those interested in filing as candidates for local city council members need to do so this week, as the filing deadline is June 8, 2015.

City residents will be electing three council members in each Salina, Redmond, and Aurora, to serve four year terms at the general municipal election on November 3, 2015.   Primary elections will be held Tuesday, August 11, 2015.

In Salina, the terms of Scott Johnson, Earl Taylor, and Dwayne Brown are up at the end of this year.  In Redmond, Kari Peterson, LaRea Rasmussen, and Boyd Christensen’s terms will expire, and in Aurora, Nancy Kennedy, Andy Rasmussen, and Richard Curtis.

Qualifications of a candidate for the office of City Councilmember are:

(1) Be a United States citizen at time of filing

(2) Be at least 18 years old at the time of the next municipal election

(3) Be a legal resident of the City for a period of 365 consecutive days immediately preceding the date of the election.

(4) Be a registered voter of the City

(5) In accordance with Utah Constitution Article IV, Section 6, any mentally incompetent person, any person convicted of a felony, or any person convicted of treason or a crime against the elective franchise may not hold office in this state until the right to hold elective office is restored under Section 20A-2-101-5.

Those wishing to become a candidate need to file a declaration of candidacy form or a nomination petition in person with their respective city’s recorder.  There is no filing fee, and the deadline for filing is Monday, June 8 at 5:00 p.m. in Salina and Redmond, and 4:00 p.m. in Aurora.


Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

11 x17 poster

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Newspaper 11 in by 6 in SOAR Golf Tournament

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015


Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

At a planning meeting of the Sevier Valley Interfaith Council held April 14 at the Richfield Stake Center, it was decided that the Interfaith Devotional on the National Day of Prayer will be Thursday May 7 from 8-9 am at the Sevier County Fairgrounds Conference Center (410 East 200 South, Richfield). There will be prayers by local ecclesiastical leaders for our nation, our communities, our families and prayers of gratitude.  The guest speaker will be Gary Carlston, President of Snow College.  Music will be provided by One Voice Choir.  The event is free and all ages and faiths are welcome.  A continental breakfast will also be provided.

The National Day of Prayer is an event which calls on people of all faiths in the United States to pray for the nation and its leaders.  This Day was signed into law by President Harry Truman on April 17, 1952.  President Ronald Reagan amended the law in 1988 designating the first Thursday of May each year as the official day of observance. This is the third year this event has been held in the Sevier Valley.


Back left to right:  Mike Fordham, Richfield Stake; Len Reynolds, St Elizabeth Catholic Church; Pastor Bobby Gore, Southern Baptist Church; Dan Chidester, LDS Transient Bishop; President Kenneth Thomas, Richfield East Stake; Front left to right:  Nancy Harris, Richfield East Stake Relief Society President; Reverend Nancy Holve, and Collette Blakey, Society of Quaker Friends.


Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

North Sevier High School is looking for Community Council member for next year.

It you are interested in holding a position on the council please contact Jill Porter @ 529-3717.



A Hunter’s Safety Course will be taught April 20, 22, 24, 27, 29 and May 1 and 2 from 6-8 p.m. at the Jeep Posse Building in Salina. Contact Frank Pununnzio for more information.




Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

On Saturday, March 7, 2015 the Sevier Valley Civil Air Patrol squadron traveled to tour Hill Air Force Base. They were able to spend time in the learning center and experienced electricity, gravity, and other things through hands on learning. They had an opportunity to use the flight simulators and toured the museum. In addition, they spent some time at I-fly, which is an indoor skydiving facility, and I-rock.

The Civil Air Patrols cadet program introduces youth 12-18 years old to aerospace education, leadership training, physical fitness, and character development. Local youth who participate include: Cadet Jace Christensen, C/A1C Kaitlin Seng, C/A1C Chelsea Beaumont, C/SSgt Kaylan Hall, C/CMSgt Teven Christensen, C/Msgt Brennen Chappell, C/1stLt Justin Wilden, C/SrA Baylen Hunt, SM Brandon Willden, (who was in airplane picture)

There will be an open house on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 for all those interested in the Civil Air Patrol program on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the Richfield Airport, Civil Air Patrol hanger. Please stop by the booths and let the cadets explain the different areas of the program. Each year cadets also get the opportunity to participate in special activities locally, at the state level, and even nationally.


Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

A Fundraiser/Auction/Dance will be held this Saturday, April 18, 2015 to help raise money for a kidney transplant for long time Salina resident Bobbe McGhie Allen.  The event will be held at the North Sevier Community Center in Salina (373 West 400 North) and doors will open at 6:00 p.m.  The auction starts at 6:30 p.m., and the dance will be immediately following the auction.  Music for the family – friendly dance will be provided by the Backroads Bands.  Entrance costs are $3 for adults, $1 for kids (16 and under) and $10 for a family (up to 8 members).  If anyone has any items that they would like to donate for the auction, please call Jessamyn Deaton at 435-979-0779.  She can also answer any questions regarding the event.


2015 Annual Stake Conference

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Salina Utah Stake is pleased to announce annual Stake Conference to be held Saturday, January 31 and Sunday, February 1, 2015 at the Salina Stake Center. The evening session will be held Saturday at 7:00 pm and the general session will be held Sunday at 10:00 am. The guest speakers will be Elder R. Scott and Sister Tamara Runia.


Elder R. Scott Runia was named a member of the Fifth Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 5, 2014. Elder Runia played guard in basketball for the BYU Cougars from 1976 -1980. Elder Runia received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance in 1982. In October of 1982 he began working as a private wealth advisor for Merrill Lynch. Elder Runia has served in numerous Church callings, including Bishop, Scoutmaster, stake president’s counselor, high councilor, stake Young Men president, and Stake President. Elder Runia was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. He married Tamara Wood in May 1981 and they are the parents of seven children. Elder and Sister Runia reside in Provo, Utah.


We invite everyone to attend this conference to be uplifted and motivated.