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Saratoga Springs fire crew's excellent service recognized
At the Saratoga Springs City Council meeting held at the end of January, Mark Sanderson, emergency room director at Mountain Point Medical Center, recognized the city's fire crew. He shared a story of a seriously injured 2-year-old. The child's survival was largely due to the quick response of the Saratoga Springs paramedics and fire crew as it only took 37 minutes from the time of the injury to hospital treatment and a helicopter flight to Primary Children's Hospital. Sanderson presented the Ex
March 23, 2017, 11:13 amRead More...
Families enjoy Christmas in the Night Sky
On Saturday, Dec. 3, Lantis Fireworks, located just south of the Camp Floyd Cemetery, sponsored its annual Christmas in the Night Sky. This is a fun-filled event provided for the community. Families bundled up to enjoy fireworks, food, family and friends around campfires. The price for admittance was an unwrapped toy or cash donation that will stay in our community to benefit those that need help this holiday season. Santa was there for children to visit. This yearly event is one of the best fir
December 1, 2016, 12:07 pmRead More...
CIVIL WAR ENCAMPMENT AT CAMP FLOYD STATE PARK
Fairfield - Camp Floyd State Park is hosting a Civil War Encampment on Memorial Day Weekend, May 28 and 30, 2016 at Camp Floyd State Park. The event will allow visitors to experience camp life and participate in several activities performed by soldiers of Johnston's Army. See re-enactors drill and fire period muskets. Visit the graves of soldiers who died in the service of our country. Have your children learn military drill with a toy musket and wear a period uniform. Visit the camps of civil
May 18, 2016, 6:24 amRead More...
District Awards of Merit
The Porter Rockwell District of the Boy Scouts of America covers Cedar Fort, Fairfield, Eagle Mountain, Saratoga Springs and Lehi west of the freeway. At a recent adult recognition night the following were honored: Phill Catherall - special award for service as training chair District Award of Merit: Saratoga Springs: Jesse Alfaro, Michael Balzotti, John Farrer, Scott Ivins, Corey McBride, Aaron Nielsen, Jose Viera, Lehi: Shane D. Buck, Gary Carlton, Aaron Colledge, Merrick B. Fonnesbeck
May 7, 2016, 3:21 pmRead More...
Come experience a frog day afternoon at Camp Floyd this March. The historical state park museum is hosting its annual two-day event. The first day took place on Saturday, March 5th. But if you missed the first day, don't worry, you still have another opportunity to experience the fun. Day two takes place on March 19th. The historical Camp Floyd was founded in 1858 in the town of Fairfield. Fairfield, also known as "Frog Town," hosted the army that was called in to quell the Mormon rebellion sup
March 17, 2016, 10:08 pmRead More...
Eagle Mountain City Council Meeting Opens 2016 with Three Newly-Elected Council Members
The January 5th Eagle Mountain City Council meeting opened with the swearing in of the newly-elected council members Benjamin Reaves, Stephanie Gricius, and Colby Curtis. Oaths were administered by City Recorder Fionnuala Kofoed, committing the three new members to serve the residents of Eagle Mountain with 4-year terms. The three new members will serve alongside the two remaining council members, Adam Bradley and Tom Westmoreland, already serving in the five-member council. Councilmember Reave
February 6, 2016, 11:46 amRead More...
Christmas in the Nighttime Sky
North Utah county residents and their friends and family are invited to start their holiday off with a BANG at "Christmas in the Nighttime Sky". This longstanding tradition that Lantis Fireworks puts on for the community will be Saturday, December 5th from 4-6 p.m. Admission is one unwrapped toy for kids ages 2-16. These toys will be donated to those less fortunate in our community this holiday season. Santa will be arriving on the Cedar Fort Fire Truck at 4 pm.. to accept all toy donations a
December 3, 2015, 5:58 pmRead More...
Fairfield Father and Son "Dropped" into Alaska to "Be Alive" for 28 Days
When RL Panek of Fairfield was diagnosed with stage two brain cancer—and then beat it—he celebrated by going on a moose hunt. Subsequently, his son and hunting partner, Kaid—along with other family members—told RL that he should do more than just go hunting: they suggested to him that he start checking off some of the major items on his "bucket list." And boy did he ever start doing just that… Not long after, RL was watching the Sportsman Channel and witnessed the
October 27, 2015, 5:35 pmRead More...
Representative David E. Lifferth Announces Run for Utah State Senate Seat in District 13
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Representative David E. Lifferth Announces Run for Utah State Senate Seat in District 13 Utah County - October 12, 2015 - Representative David E. Lifferth today announced his candidacy for the Utah State Senate. Rep. Lifferth currently serves in the Utah House of Representatives representing District 2, which includes the fast growing communities of Saratoga Springs and Eagle Mountain. Lifferth is running for the Utah State Senate to represent the 13th Senate Dist
October 26, 2015, 7:37 pmRead More...
Eagle Mountain City Council--Summary of September Meetings
Appointments Scott Grimes and Lois Leikam were appointed to the Military and Veterans Advisory Board for a term ending in December, 2017. City Recorder Fionnuala Kofoed administered the oath of office to Mr. Grimes. Ms. Leikam was unable to attend the meeting. Discussions There was discussion on the Glenmar Rezone and how this subdivision will affect associated issues, such as sewer connections, traffic on Lake Mountain Road and where Airport Road will intersect with Lake Mountain Road. May
October 2, 2015, 7:42 pmRead More...