• Mapleton Police hold bike safety rodeo

    [Courtesy photo via Facebook]. The Mapleton Police Department held a bike safety rodeo on August 10. Participants received instruction on biking safely, just in time for back to school. The rodeo featured a cone course, free helmets, and doughnuts. It ended with a ride down the new Mapleton Parkway Trail. See more information and photos of the event at the Mapleton […]

    Mapleton Police hold bike safety rodeo
  • Students honor Sam Tsugawa with tribute concert

    Sam Tsugawa, Springville High School’s legendary orchestra teacher, has retired from Nebo School District after 27 years of teaching. But his students weren’t about to let him leave without saying goodbye. “I heard through the grapevine that someone might be planning to do a little something,” he said. “But I wasn’t expecting anything like this.” “This” was a full auditorium, gathered […]

    Students honor Sam Tsugawa with tribute concert
  • Moonlight Half Marathon is August 12, 2016

    This year’s Moonlight Half Marathon will be held on Friday, August 12, 2016. This is a fun and unique event. As a fundraising race, all proceeds go towards construction of the Mapleton Parkway Trail. The goal isn’t to see who finishes with the fastest time – it’s to see who can cross the finish line closest to midnight. Participants can […]

    Moonlight Half Marathon is August 12, 2016
  • Mapleton Police to hold bike rodeo on Weds. Aug 10

    The Mapleton Police department will hold a bike rodeo on Wednesday, August 10. This fun event will start at the Hobble Creek Elementary parking lot at 7:00pm. The bike rodeo will feature instructions for bike safety; a bicycle registration booth; an obstacle course to ride; free helmets (first come, first served); and refreshments. Kids age 8 and over will be able […]

    Mapleton Police to hold bike rodeo on Weds. Aug 10
  • Jackie Hadley obituary

    On July 31, 2016 Jacqueline Louise Hadley passed into the next life; but before she did that, she made the most out of this one. She was born on August 14, 1936 to Mary Docherty and Edward Pritchett. Her parents split early in her life but one strong memory she had of her father was when he came to visit […]

    Jackie Hadley obituary
  • Daughters of Utah Pioneers to host family night

    The Springville/Mapleton Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum invites the community to a Family Night at the Museum, Monday, July 25th, 2016, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. The museum is located at 175 South Main in Springville. What if the DUP museum had magical powers like in the movie “Night at the Museum” and the pioneers in our museum came to life […]

    Daughters of Utah Pioneers to host family night
  • Mapleton 2016 Pioneer Day Celebration

    Mapleton Pioneer Day is one of our most-loved community traditions. It starts with the wake-up call and memorial service in the early morning. It continues with the parade and activities in the park. And it ends with entertainment and fireworks at night. No wonder many people with Mapleton ties come back every year to enjoy this hometown celebration. The theme […]

    Mapleton 2016 Pioneer Day Celebration
  • Mapleton Pioneer Day 2016 Memorial Service, Fun Run, and 5K

    Mapleton began its 2016 Pioneer Day festivities with the traditional Memorial Service, Fun Run, and 5K. In the cool early morning, a group gathered at the Mapleton City Park to remember pioneer ancestors and the sacrifices they made to establish Mapleton. Enthusiastic kids ran in the Fun Run, many with parents and other adults. And a large crowd gathered to […]

    Mapleton Pioneer Day 2016 Memorial Service, Fun Run, and 5K
  • Richard and Loretta Nixon, Mapleton’s 2016 Grand Marshalls

    Richard Smoot and Loretta Dalbey Nixon are long-time residents of our delightful town of Mapleton. They moved here in 1980 when there were only about 2,700 people living here. Both Richard and Loretta were born in Provo. Richard is the son of St. Clair and Lyle Glazier Nixon and was raised in Los Angeles from the time he was four years old […]

    Richard and Loretta Nixon, Mapleton’s 2016 Grand Marshalls
  • Tours of Mapleton’s Pioneer Museum to be offered on Pioneer Day 2016

    Free tours of the Mapleton Pioneer Museum and log cabin will be given during Mapleton’s Pioneer Day Celebration on Saturday, July 24, from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Tours will be given by the Mapleton chapter of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and Sons of the Utah Pioneers, as well as the Mapleton Youth City Council. There will also be children’s pioneer […]

    Tours of Mapleton’s Pioneer Museum to be offered on Pioneer Day 2016

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Mapleton Police hold bike safety rodeo

Mapleton Police hold bike safety rodeo

[Courtesy photo via Facebook]. The Mapleton Police Department held a bike safety rodeo on August 10. Participants received instruction on biking safely, just in time for back to school. The rodeo featured a cone course, free helmets, and doughnuts. It ended with a ride down the new Mapleton Parkway Trail. See more information and photos of the event at the Mapleton […]

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Students honor Sam Tsugawa with tribute concert

Students honor Sam Tsugawa with tribute concert

Sam Tsugawa, Springville High School’s legendary orchestra teacher, has retired from Nebo School District after 27 years of teaching. But his students weren’t about to let him leave without saying goodbye. “I heard through the grapevine that someone might be planning to do a little something,” he said. “But I wasn’t expecting anything like this.” “This” was a full auditorium, gathered […]

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Moonlight Half Marathon is August 12, 2016

Moonlight Half Marathon is August 12, 2016

This year’s Moonlight Half Marathon will be held on Friday, August 12, 2016. This is a fun and unique event. As a fundraising race, all proceeds go towards construction of the Mapleton Parkway Trail. The goal isn’t to see who finishes with the fastest time – it’s to see who can cross the finish line closest to midnight. Participants can […]

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Mapleton Police to hold bike rodeo on Weds. Aug 10

Mapleton Police to hold bike rodeo on Weds. Aug 10

The Mapleton Police department will hold a bike rodeo on Wednesday, August 10. This fun event will start at the Hobble Creek Elementary parking lot at 7:00pm. The bike rodeo will feature instructions for bike safety; a bicycle registration booth; an obstacle course to ride; free helmets (first come, first served); and refreshments. Kids age 8 and over will be able […]

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Jackie Hadley obituary

Jackie Hadley obituary

On July 31, 2016 Jacqueline Louise Hadley passed into the next life; but before she did that, she made the most out of this one. She was born on August 14, 1936 to Mary Docherty and Edward Pritchett. Her parents split early in her life but one strong memory she had of her father was when he came to visit […]

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Daughters of Utah Pioneers to host family night

Daughters of Utah Pioneers to host family night

The Springville/Mapleton Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum invites the community to a Family Night at the Museum, Monday, July 25th, 2016, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. The museum is located at 175 South Main in Springville. What if the DUP museum had magical powers like in the movie “Night at the Museum” and the pioneers in our museum came to life […]

Read more ›
Mapleton 2016 Pioneer Day Celebration

Mapleton 2016 Pioneer Day Celebration

Mapleton Pioneer Day is one of our most-loved community traditions. It starts with the wake-up call and memorial service in the early morning. It continues with the parade and activities in the park. And it ends with entertainment and fireworks at night. No wonder many people with Mapleton ties come back every year to enjoy this hometown celebration. The theme […]

Read more ›
Mapleton Pioneer Day 2016 Memorial Service, Fun Run, and 5K

Mapleton Pioneer Day 2016 Memorial Service, Fun Run, and 5K

Mapleton began its 2016 Pioneer Day festivities with the traditional Memorial Service, Fun Run, and 5K. In the cool early morning, a group gathered at the Mapleton City Park to remember pioneer ancestors and the sacrifices they made to establish Mapleton. Enthusiastic kids ran in the Fun Run, many with parents and other adults. And a large crowd gathered to […]

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Richard and Loretta Nixon, Mapleton’s 2016 Grand Marshalls

Richard and Loretta Nixon, Mapleton’s 2016 Grand Marshalls

Richard Smoot and Loretta Dalbey Nixon are long-time residents of our delightful town of Mapleton. They moved here in 1980 when there were only about 2,700 people living here. Both Richard and Loretta were born in Provo. Richard is the son of St. Clair and Lyle Glazier Nixon and was raised in Los Angeles from the time he was four years old […]

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Tours of Mapleton’s Pioneer Museum to be offered on Pioneer Day 2016

Tours of Mapleton’s Pioneer Museum to be offered on Pioneer Day 2016

Free tours of the Mapleton Pioneer Museum and log cabin will be given during Mapleton’s Pioneer Day Celebration on Saturday, July 24, from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Tours will be given by the Mapleton chapter of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and Sons of the Utah Pioneers, as well as the Mapleton Youth City Council. There will also be children’s pioneer […]

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Mapleton’s Pioneer Day 2016 schedule of events

Mapleton’s Pioneer Day 2016 schedule of events

It’s only ONE WEEK away! Mapleton’s 2016 Pioneer Day celebration will be held on Saturday, July 23. This year’s theme is “Rooted in the Past, Growing to the Future.” A full schedule of activities is slated. Morning activities: 6:00am to 7:00am – Wake Up Call 6:30am to 7:00am – Flag Ceremony at Mapleton City Park 7:00am to 8:30am – 5K […]

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Pioneer Day 5K / fun run registration

Pioneer Day 5K / fun run registration

It’s time to register for Mapleton’s Pioneer Day 5K and fun run! 5K registration is $15; fun run registration is $10. This year’s  festivities will be held on Saturday, July 23. Click this link to register online.

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Mapleton celebrates opening of Mapleton Parkway Trail

Mapleton celebrates opening of Mapleton Parkway Trail

Mapleton celebrated the opening of the Mapleton Parkway Trail (Phase I) on Monday, July 11, 2016. The celebration included a ribbon-cutting ceremony, prize drawing, and inaugural trail ride/walk by citizens young and old. “Some of you have already been on the trail,” said Mayor Brian Wall. “And some of you have been asked to get off the trail. But after today, […]

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Minor injuries and damage sustained in Mapleton car crash

Minor injuries and damage sustained in Mapleton car crash

A two-car crash occurred at the corner of Main and 1600 North shortly after 7pm on on Monday, July 11. The accident occurred when an eastbound vehicle attempting to  cross Main Street failed to yield to a vehicle traveling north on Main Street.  A passenger in the northbound vehicle sustained non-life threatening injuries. The patient was attended to by Mapleton EMS […]

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Mapleton Concerts in the Park opens 2016 season

Mapleton Concerts in the Park opens 2016 season

Mapleton opened its 2016 Concerts in the Park season with a concert by Malibu Revue. The concert was well-attended. Citizens of all ages gathered to enjoy listening to 50s and 60s tunes. Concerts in the park continue through July and August. Concerts are held on Monday nights at 7:00pm at the Mapleton City Park (corner of Maple and Main). The […]

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Maple Mountain welders place third in nation

Maple Mountain welders place third in nation

The Maple Mountain High School team of junior welding fabricators took 3rd place in the nation at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference. Each state brought their best welding team to compete. Our team consisted of Tosh Davis, Tyler Christmas, and Ben Warnick. They built a tool box from scratch in 6.5 hours. When asked about what the program […]

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Terra Parkinson obituary information

Terra Parkinson obituary information

Auburn Terra Parkinson, 31, of Mapleton, passed away June 18, 2016. She was born on February 18, 1985, the precious daughter of Kirk and Gwen (Hood) Parkinson. On Friday, June 24, a visitation will be held at the Wheeler Mortuary in Mapleton (82 W. 400 N.) from 4 to 6 p.m. A personal family celebration of Terra’s life will be […]

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Nebo State Champion athletes recognized

Nebo State Champion athletes recognized

by Lana Hiskey. The following students and teams were recognized at the Nebo School Board for being Spring 2016 State Champions. Maple Mountain High Sschool State Champion Boys Soccer 2015-16 Coaches: Mike Klauck, Jeff Lewis, Shaun Bagley, Kristen Mortensen, Corey Norman Players: Spencer Young, Connor Lunt, Jacob Scott, Hunter Flinders, Thomas Bastian, Tanner Dayton, Lucas Norman, Josh Aram, Dawson Beautler, […]

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Mapleton band leader Bob Sabin passes away

Mapleton band leader Bob Sabin passes away

Robert Burton Sabin passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Funeral services will Sat. June 18th at 11 a.m. in Mapleton, UT, at the LDS church located at 970 N 400 E. Viewings will be held on Fri. evening at the Mapleton Wheeler Mortuary and Sat. prior to the services. Bob was a long-time leader of the Moonlight Serenaders, a Mapleton […]

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Maintaining Mapleton’s roads

Maintaining Mapleton’s roads

by Mayor Brian Wall. One of Mapleton’s most valuable infrastructure assets is the 57.2 ± miles of local streets within its network. Maintaining the street network at a high level of service promotes the prosperity of Mapleton’s entire community. Many state and local transportation agencies currently use a pavement management system and/or a maintenance management system to cost effectively preserve […]

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