Busy summer boosts Blaine County economy

“Slow, steady growth is what builds the base of a steady market.” So says Jed Gray, six-time president of the Sun Valley Board of Realtors. As Blaine County finds its way out of the economic recession, there’s a new normal for progress—cautious, paced growth rather than the frenetic spike seen just before the bubble burst in 2008.



Sun Valley Expands Nonstop Flights for 2015/16 Winter Season

Getting to Sun Valley this winter will be easier than ever with more nonstop flights from five major cities – Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Salt Lake City and Seattle – scheduled from December through March for the upcoming 2015/16 ski season. Fly Sun Valley Alliance (FSVA), along with the Sun Valley Resort and Friedman Memorial Airport, announced the following air service schedule for flights to Sun Valley this coming winter:

Alaska Airlines:

SEA-SUN: Daily from December 17 – March 28; additional flight December 24, 26-January 3

LAX-SUN: Daily from December 17 – March 28

United Express:

SFO-SUN: Daily from December 17 - March 28

DEN-SUN: Daily from December 17- March 28; Wednesday/Saturday from January 4 – February 7;

5x week (Thursday-Monday) February 8-March 28

Delta Air Lines:

SLC-SUN: Daily year-round; three flights daily during peak winter periods of December 19-January 4 (except 12/24-25, 1/1) and February 23-April 3, 4x/week Feb 12-21; two flights daily other periods