Naples Elementary Enters Red Ribbon Contest; Needs Community Votes

They are at it again! Naples Elementary is a finalist in the National Red Ribbon Photo Contest and they are asking the community to show their support and vote for them online. Naples Elementary is the only Utah school in the competition and are competing against 10 other states to try and win one of the $1000 dollar prizes. The theme for this year’s competition is “Life Is Your Journey. Travel Drug Free.” The Naples Elementary photo incorporates Uintah Basin adventures from ATV riding to boating. Naples Fire Department is included with their truck as well as Naples City Police with their patrol vehicles.  Naples has won the contest the last two years in a row and are hoping for a third win. Voting is open through November 16th. Visit the Naples Elementary website or Facebook page for a direct link or visit, click on the photo contest page, and search for ‘Naples’. You can submit one vote per 24-hour-period.


Kristin Baldwin

Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.