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SALT LAKE CITY (April 29, 2016) - Lieutenant Governor Spencer J. Cox is pleased to announce the launch of a redesigned website to aid Utahns in finding a notary or becoming a notary public themselves.

With nearly 100,000 downloads, the app has received national recognition and rave reviews.

As recipients of the Utah STEM Action Center's PreK-12 Classroom Grant, Da Vinci Academy kindergarten students will release trout they have raised from eggs into the Ogden River on April 29.

The Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED) led a trade mission to the Hannover Messe trade show in Hannover, Germany this week to help Utah businesses expand into European markets.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Barack Obama invited Natalie Kaddas, CEO of Utah?s Kaddas Enterprises, to represent small business interests in international trade at a special event

Hunt turkeys starting May 2

Wed, 27 Apr 2016

Utah's general statewide turkey hunt starts April 29 for those who will be 17 years old or younger on July 31. On May 2, the hunt opens to hunters of all ages.

SALT LAKE CITY (April 27, 2016) - Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert has appointed Kirsten Rappleye as Public Information Officer following Aimee Edwards? transition to the Governor?s Office of Economic Development earlier this month.

SALT LAKE CITY - The 7th District Judicial Nominating Commission has selected nominees for a vacancy on the 7th District Juvenile Court. The vacancy results from the retirement of Judge Scott Johansen, effective Jan. 1, 2016. The 7th Judicial District includes Carbon, Emery, Grand and San Juan counties.

The ABC network television series, "Blood & Oil," starring Don Johnson, Chace Crawford, Rebecca Rittenhouse and Amber Valettal, filmed in various locations of northern Utah...

Analysis from "Education Reform Now" reports Over half of college freshmen-about one in four students who enter college the fall after high school graduation-had to enroll in remedial coursework during their first year of college

The new center at Westpointe will benefit the community ? including [local] employers who depend on the college to educate and train future employees

If you own a fishing boat, you're on your way to some awesome fishing trips in Utah. A boat allows you to access almost any part of the body of water you're fishing.

SALT LAKE CITY (April 20, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a call for a special session of the Utah State Legislature to address two separate items:

The Salt Lake Region Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Salt Lake Community College Miller Business Resource Center present the Second Annual Utah Crowdfunding Conference

The Utah State Board of Regents approved an average system-wide tuition increase of 3.7% for the 2016-17 academic year

$4.775 million to be restored to education initiatives.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert will sign two anti-pornography bills, S.C.R. 9 Concurrent Resolution on the Public Health Crisis and H.B. 155 Reporting of Child Pornography. Last month, Utah became the first state to declare pornography ?a public health hazard leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms.? National experts will be present to address research and next steps following the passage of S.C.R. 9.

Park staff will offer a short presentation highlighting the life of Jedediah and his involvement in Clear Creek canyon. The Rocky Mountain Man group will be at the location with a camp set up.

These projects are designed to enhance safety for drivers and pedestrians, improve the flow of traffic and keep Utah's roads in good condition.

A suite of space-weather instruments built for NASA by Utah State University?s Space Dynamics Laboratory has entered environmental testing at SDL?s Calibration and Optical Research Laboratory.

The April 16 event will be held at the Park-and-Ride lot at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon in Salt Lake County.

The Utah Cluster Acceleration Partnership announced $3.5 million in grants for Utah educators and industries to educate and prepare students for high-demand jobs.

Check out the newest online course training for Utah's Land Use Academy.

Research Week 2016 highlights USU?s legacy of discovery and the faculty and student researchers committed to that legacy.

Scouts travel back in time to 1858 ? 1861 and enter the world of a soldier with Johnston?s Army at Camp Floyd in the Utah Territory.

You can hear and watch this ritual yourself at a free wildlife-viewing event in east-central Utah. The event will happen April 9 at Emma Park, about 13 miles north of Price.

Woodbury's new Bloomberg Lab opened on March 22, complete with 12 Bloomberg terminals that are preparing finance and economic business students for the actual trading floor.

DWR hosts annual Loon Watch

Mon, 04 Apr 2016

The free wildlife viewing event runs from 9 a.m. to noon at Steinaker State Park. The park, which includes Steinaker Reservoir, is just off US Highway 191, about five miles north of Vernal.

Data was collected in November and December from 100% of Utah public schools, including charter schools, accounting for 989 schools serving nearly 627,000 students.

Olmstead Fish Relocation

Sat, 02 Apr 2016

DWR relocates fish from Omstead power plant area.

The University of Utah Youth Arts Division provides a diverse array of arts experiences and offerings for youth from acting to dancing and from art-making to music lessons.

Scientists at Utah State University are doing some of the first antivirus treatment trials to identify treatments for the Zika virus.

The office will be constructed on the USU Botanical Center property in Kaysville, and the building will be part of an addition to the existing USU Kaysville Education Center.

SALT LAKE CITY (March 30, 2016) - On the final day of the bill signing period, Gov. Gary R. Herbert finalized work on the remaining 33 bills, taking veto action on six bills, including nine line item vetoes. One law will take effect without the governor's signature. In total, 453 bills were passed during the 2016 General Legislative Session that required action by the governor.

SALT LAKE CITY (March 30, 2016) ? Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed 31 new bills, bringing the total number of bills signed during the 2016 Legislative Session to 420.

Utah's jobless rate for veterans improved from 4.9 percent in 2014 to 2.6 percent in 2015, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) annual report. Only four other states had a lower rate than Utah.

Utah's average speeds have improved by more than 10%, as the state's Third Quarter average speed was reported as 16.2 Mbps.

"In this day of expanding technology, everything runs off fiber," said Tim Goodale, senior product manager of Pathway Engineering in UIT's Common Infrastructure Services.

Gov. Herbert signs 56 bills

Mon, 28 Mar 2016

SALT LAKE CITY (March 28, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed 56 new bills, bringing the total number of bills signed during the 2016 Legislative Session to 389.

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