• Local girls’ basketball: Rivals on the court, friends off the court

    [photo: Dave Boyack]. The Maple Mountain, Springville, and Spanish Fork girls’ basketball teams may be fierce rivals on the court. But off the court, they are friends. And evidence of that friendship was shown recently, when the Springville and Spanish Fork girls gathered to show support for injured Maple Mountain player Liz Eaton. Maple Mountain Coach Cory Green expressed his […]

    Local girls’ basketball: Rivals on the court, friends off the court
  • Eileen Quintana, Nebo Native American Program Manager, Receives Prestigious Award

    by Lana Hiskey. Eileen Quintana, the program manager of the Nebo Title VII Education Program in Nebo School District, was selected as one of Utah’s American Graduate Champions by Utah Education Network (UEN). Connecting education to culture can be key in helping Native American students succeed. Through homework labs and summer camps for students in Nebo School district, Eileen Quintana brings […]

    Eileen Quintana, Nebo Native American Program Manager, Receives Prestigious Award
  • Things to look for in the Provo City Center temple

    [courtesy LDS.org]. Are you planning to tour the Provo City Center temple? The following video gives a nice overview of interesting things to watch for, with an emphasis on how details of the temple has been designed to reflect the historic nature of the old Provo Tabernacle.

    Things to look for in the Provo City Center temple
  • Maple Mountain girls prevail over Springville, 49-39

    [photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain High School girls’ Varsity basketball team prevailed over Springville, 49-39, in play at Maple Mountain on January 22, 2015. The Lady Golden Eagles are currently #1 in the Daily Herald girls’ basketball rankings, with four wins and one loss.

    Maple Mountain girls prevail over Springville, 49-39
  • Mapleton Ready: Solar Power

    by Derek Haynie. Mapleton Ready will hold its monthly preparedness seminar on Thursday, January 28th, 7:00pm at the LDS Stake Center located at 970 N 400 E. The topic will be solar energy, and the presenter will be Tyrell Gray. Solar energy is increasingly becoming a backup power source – and for some, perhaps their primary source of power.  Cost […]

    Mapleton Ready: Solar Power
  • Mapleton Winter Wonderland Ball 2016

    Save the date for Mapleton’s Winter Wonderland Ball on January 23rd, 2016, from 8pm-11pm at the Community Center. The theme will be “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” and live music will be provided by the band Mississippi Mud. This annual community event is free of charge, and anyone who is 14 years of age or older is invited to come and enjoy […]

    Mapleton Winter Wonderland Ball 2016
  • MJHS students participate in Make It with Wool

    by Bonnie Groneman. Last month several Mapleton Junior High students participated in the national Make It With Wool Contest.  These girls did an amazing job showcasing their talents and skills.  They are Shayna Diede, Chloe Hendry, Aspen Madsen, Cedar Madsen, and Kylie Swenson.

    MJHS students participate in Make It with Wool
  • MyMapleton survey results

    by Mayor Brian Wall. In October, Mapleton City leadership invited the citizens of Mapleton to take the MyMapleton survey. The survey items were focused on, but not limited to, the overall quality of life in Mapleton, including safety, water quality, roads and services, and parks and recreational activities. Some key, representative findings included: • Citizens like living in Mapleton as they […]

    MyMapleton survey results
  • Coping with insomnia and anxiety

    by Eileen Jacobson, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. There are many causes of insomnia and anxiety. Sometimes, mental chatter is the culprit. If that is true for you, here are some suggestions to get out of the endless mental loop of anxiety so you can get some sleep! First, what is your worry topic?  If you have several, pick the most persistent […]

    Coping with insomnia and anxiety
  • Mapleton Youth City Counsel applications due by Jan 7

    It’s time to apply for the 2016 Mapleton Youth City Council! To be eligible, you must be a Mapleton resident, and currently be in the 9th, 10th, or 11th grades. Applications  are available at the Mapleton City Building, online at www.mapleton.org, at Maple Mountain High School, and at the Mapleton Jr. High School offices. Applications must be returned to the Mapleton City […]

    Mapleton Youth City Counsel applications due by Jan 7

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Local girls’ basketball: Rivals on the court, friends off the court

Local girls’ basketball: Rivals on the court, friends off the court

[photo: Dave Boyack]. The Maple Mountain, Springville, and Spanish Fork girls’ basketball teams may be fierce rivals on the court. But off the court, they are friends. And evidence of that friendship was shown recently, when the Springville and Spanish Fork girls gathered to show support for injured Maple Mountain player Liz Eaton. Maple Mountain Coach Cory Green expressed his […]

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Eileen Quintana, Nebo Native American Program Manager, Receives Prestigious Award

Eileen Quintana, Nebo Native American Program Manager, Receives Prestigious Award

by Lana Hiskey. Eileen Quintana, the program manager of the Nebo Title VII Education Program in Nebo School District, was selected as one of Utah’s American Graduate Champions by Utah Education Network (UEN). Connecting education to culture can be key in helping Native American students succeed. Through homework labs and summer camps for students in Nebo School district, Eileen Quintana brings […]

Read more ›
Things to look for in the Provo City Center temple

Things to look for in the Provo City Center temple

[courtesy LDS.org]. Are you planning to tour the Provo City Center temple? The following video gives a nice overview of interesting things to watch for, with an emphasis on how details of the temple has been designed to reflect the historic nature of the old Provo Tabernacle.

Read more ›
Maple Mountain girls prevail over Springville, 49-39

Maple Mountain girls prevail over Springville, 49-39

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain High School girls’ Varsity basketball team prevailed over Springville, 49-39, in play at Maple Mountain on January 22, 2015. The Lady Golden Eagles are currently #1 in the Daily Herald girls’ basketball rankings, with four wins and one loss.

Read more ›
Mapleton Ready: Solar Power

Mapleton Ready: Solar Power

by Derek Haynie. Mapleton Ready will hold its monthly preparedness seminar on Thursday, January 28th, 7:00pm at the LDS Stake Center located at 970 N 400 E. The topic will be solar energy, and the presenter will be Tyrell Gray. Solar energy is increasingly becoming a backup power source – and for some, perhaps their primary source of power.  Cost […]

Read more ›
Mapleton Winter Wonderland Ball 2016

Mapleton Winter Wonderland Ball 2016

Save the date for Mapleton’s Winter Wonderland Ball on January 23rd, 2016, from 8pm-11pm at the Community Center. The theme will be “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” and live music will be provided by the band Mississippi Mud. This annual community event is free of charge, and anyone who is 14 years of age or older is invited to come and enjoy […]

Read more ›
MJHS students participate in Make It with Wool

MJHS students participate in Make It with Wool

by Bonnie Groneman. Last month several Mapleton Junior High students participated in the national Make It With Wool Contest.  These girls did an amazing job showcasing their talents and skills.  They are Shayna Diede, Chloe Hendry, Aspen Madsen, Cedar Madsen, and Kylie Swenson.

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Threads of the Silk Road on display at Hobble Creek Elementary

Threads of the Silk Road on display at Hobble Creek Elementary

Threads of the Silk Road will be exhibited at Hobble Creek Elementary 1145 East 1200 North from January 6, 2016 to February 3, 2016. Hobble Creek is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 3:30. The romance and influence of the legendary Silk Road has been a subject of centuries of fascination, from the medieval account of Marco Polo’s travel […]

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MyMapleton survey results

MyMapleton survey results

by Mayor Brian Wall. In October, Mapleton City leadership invited the citizens of Mapleton to take the MyMapleton survey. The survey items were focused on, but not limited to, the overall quality of life in Mapleton, including safety, water quality, roads and services, and parks and recreational activities. Some key, representative findings included: • Citizens like living in Mapleton as they […]

Read more ›
Coping with insomnia and anxiety

Coping with insomnia and anxiety

by Eileen Jacobson, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. There are many causes of insomnia and anxiety. Sometimes, mental chatter is the culprit. If that is true for you, here are some suggestions to get out of the endless mental loop of anxiety so you can get some sleep! First, what is your worry topic?  If you have several, pick the most persistent […]

Read more ›
Mapleton Youth City Counsel applications due by Jan 7

Mapleton Youth City Counsel applications due by Jan 7

It’s time to apply for the 2016 Mapleton Youth City Council! To be eligible, you must be a Mapleton resident, and currently be in the 9th, 10th, or 11th grades. Applications  are available at the Mapleton City Building, online at www.mapleton.org, at Maple Mountain High School, and at the Mapleton Jr. High School offices. Applications must be returned to the Mapleton City […]

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Maple Ridge participates in Day of Code

Maple Ridge participates in Day of Code

by Chris Hash. A group of very excited Maple Ridge Elementary students participated in a Day of Code activity, courtesy of Provo-based InsideSales employees, on Tuesday December 8, 2015.  The event was part of a worldwide Hour of Code initiative, in which ten million elementary students will learn more about computer programming. Tuesday’s activity was an “unplugged” activity – one that […]

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Mapleton Christmas Market 2015

Mapleton Christmas Market 2015

Mapleton held its annual Christmas Market on December 4-5, 2015. A Mapleton tradition, the market is a family-friendly craft show that features local artisans and crafters. There’s a wide variety: woodworking, pottery, fiber arts, home dec items, clothing, food, and more. All goods are handmade locally. The Market also features crafting demonstrations, and this year, there was a kids’ crafting booth […]

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MMHS basketball falls to Lehi, Corner Canyon

MMHS basketball falls to Lehi, Corner Canyon

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain boys’ basketball team fell to Lehi, 79-67, in play at Maple Mountain on December 1, 2015. Box Scores: Maple Mountain: 15, 16, 18, 18, total 67 Lehi: 24, 14, 11, 30, total 79 The next day, the boys lost to Corner Canyon by a margin of 10 points, 62-52. Box Scores: Maple […]

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Carols and Confections 2015

Carols and Confections 2015

Audience members were treated to some beautiful music and outstanding talent at Maple Mountain High School’s 7th annual Carols and Confections concert. This performance, which has become a much-loved community tradition, featured plenty of variety. There were gorgeous classical numbers, sung a capella and in Latin; light-hearted pop numbers; spirituals; and audience sing-a-longs with traditional Christmas carols. There were choral union […]

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Governor’s Committee surprises Nebo School District with award

Governor’s Committee surprises Nebo School District with award

By Lana Hiskey. The Governor’s committee for Employment of People with Disabilities surprised Nebo School District with recognition for being an exceptional example to promote awareness, advocate and empower people with disabilities. It states, “Your contributions have made your community a better place to live for all individuals.” The nomination reads: “I would like to nominate Nebo School District for […]

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Maple Mountain announces 2015 Sterling Scholars

Maple Mountain announces 2015 Sterling Scholars

Maple Mountain High School has announced its Sterling Scholars for the 2015-2016 school year. They are as follows. Visual Arts,  Kayla Fillerup. Science,  Abigail Taylor. Dance,  Alexa Knutzen. Mathematics,  Daniel Tolley. Skilled & Technical Sciences,  Yvonne Bass. Social Sciences,  Rachel Funk. Instrumental Music,  Hannah Bateman. Vocal Performance,  Caroline Hickey. World Languages,  Hannah Huhtala. English,  Savannah Nelson. Family & Consumer Science, […]

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Mapleton Christmas Market to be held Dec 4-5

Mapleton Christmas Market to be held Dec 4-5

Mapleton will hold its annual Christmas Market on Friday and Saturday, December 4-5, from 11-7 each day. The Market will be held in the Old Memorial Hall at 90 East Maple. The Mapleton Christmas Market is a family-friendly craft show featuring local Utah artisans and all handmade items. Crafting demos go on throughout the show, and kids can make a gift for […]

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Hobble Creek Elementary Students of the Week 11-20-15

Hobble Creek Elementary Students of the Week 11-20-15

Hobble Creek Elementary’s STUDENTS OF THE WEEK for Friday, November 20, 2015 are Aisa Inouye, Natalie Dean, Claire van der Horst, Ryder Roth, Haddie Dawe, Maurie Hartman, Andeline White, Rhett Fullmer, Luke Terry, Anna McMaster, Avery Sorenson, Lily Flake, Lindsay Barrett, Haven Smith, Carter Griffin, Nicole Cragun, Cole Hixson, Easton Swenson, Samantha Johnson, Nev Quackenbush, Jared McClellan, and Alyssa Walker.

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Mapleton’s annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony is December 4

Mapleton’s annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony is December 4

Mapleton will hold its annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 4, 2015 at the Mapleton City Park (corner of Maple and Main streets), from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. The lighting ceremony will feature local school children singing. Hot chocolate and donuts will be served by the Mapleton Youth City Councial, and Santa will make an appearance. The Mapleton Christmas […]

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