Vernal City Police Seek Help in Locating Wanted Person

Vernal City Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a wanted person. Maria “Ashley” Hunter is wanted on outstanding warrants. Court documents show that 34-year-old Hunter has been charged and pleaded guilty to multiple drug charges in recent years including felony Distribution of a Controlled Substance. Anyone with information on Maria “Ashley” Hunter’s whereabouts are asked to contact Vernal City Police at 789-5835 or Central Dispatch at 789-4222.


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.