SALT LAKE CITY – Governor Gary R. Herbert has authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah, December 6-9, in remembrance of those who died at Pearl Harbor 72 years ago, and in memory of Nelson Mandela.
SALT LAKE CITY - Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert will exchange a state-related gift pending the outcome of Saturday's Major League Soccer Championship game. Sporting Kansas City will be taking on Real Salt Lake in Kansas City on Saturday, Dec. 7.
“I am honored to have been selected for this role,” stated Goryunova. “I look forward to continuing the path, outlined by the outgoing President Lew Cramer, in the months ahead."
The festival will be held at the Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area. Except for a fee to ride a horse-dawn sleigh or wagon, all of the festival activities are free.
Governor Gary R. Herbert announced his budget recommendations for Fiscal Year 2015 at Utah Valley University.
US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited Northwest Middle School Thursday. Duncan was joined by State Supt. Martell Menlove, Salt Lake Superintendent McKell Withers, Principal Brian Conley, students, parents and teachers
SALT LAKE CITY – Governor Gary R. Herbert has named Marty Carpenter to his senior staff as director of communication.
Governor Gary R. Herbert will unveil his proposed budget for fiscal year 2015.
What: Governor Gary R. Herbert will unveil his proposed budget for fiscal year 2015.
Where: Utah Valley University (UVU), Computer Science building atrium, Orem, UT
When: Wednesday, December 4, 2013, 11:30 AM
What: Third and fourth grade students from Stewart Elementary School, a Chinese Immersion school in Centerville, will join Governor Gary R. and First Lady Jeanette Herbert to decorate a Christmas tree in the Governor's Mansion library. The students will perform a Christmas carol in Chinese for Governor and Mrs. Herbert.
DAQ is interested in providing additional tools and opportunities to private businesses, non-profits, and government entities to develop and implement strategies that reduce vehicle emissions and improve air quality.
The UDOT Citizen Reporting Program enlists volunteers to report on current road conditions along roadways across Utah. Volunteers can be law enforcement, truck drivers, plow drivers, experienced commuters, or other volunteers.
Located just west of Beaver, Minersville Reservoir is one of southern Utah's most popular Blue Ribbon fisheries. Every year, the reservoir attracts thousands of anglers from Utah and Nevada.
In academic performance, these schools are the top 15 percent of Title I schools and all have either above average academic growth or above average academic achievement.
When it comes to employment, most people want to be employed and earn good wages. One of the best ways to accomplish this goal is to finish high school and pursue post-secondary education.
SALT LAKE CITY - Today Lt. Governor Spencer J. Cox made his decision that formal civil action is not necessary under the governing statute with the Election Office's investigation of Attorney General John Swallow.
SALT LAKE CITY - Lt. Governor Spencer J. Cox will host media access time to comment on his decision of how to proceed with the Election Office's investigation of Attorney General John Swallow.
Governor Gary R. Herbert's will serve Thanksgiving meal at the Salt Lake Rescue Mission with family members and staff, November 26, 2013. Volunteering at the Rescue Mission has become a tradition for the Governor and First Lady.
SALT LAKE CITY - Governor Gary R. Herbert said today that despite the uncertainty in Washington, D.C., Utah economy continues to improve. The consensus revenue forecast shows an additional $132 Million dollars in new one-time and $206 Million in new ongoing revenue for the upcoming budget cycle.
SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Elections Office released the results of a special investigation of Attorney General John Swallow regarding violations of Utah Election Code. The applicable statute explicitly contemplates civil, not criminal, penalties, including removal from public office.
SALT LAKE CITY - At 4.6%, Utah's unemployment rate remains lower than the national average, with all private sector industries showing steady growth.
SALT LAKE CITY - Governor Gary R. Herbert ordered the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah in remembrance of President John F. Kennedy who was assassinated Friday, November 22, 1963.
Drive through Fantasy at the Bay, a holiday light display from 5:30 to 10 p.m. nightly November 29 through December 31. Santa visits the park November 29 through December 22.
STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR GARY R. HERBERT:
"I received a letter of resignation from Utah Attorney General John Swallow this morning. John's decision is in the best interests of his family, his constituents and the State of Utah..."
SALT LAKE CITY – The Governor's legal team will soon be changing. The Utah State Senate has unanimously confirmed the nomination of John A. Pearce, general counsel for Governor Gary R. Herbert, to the Utah Court of Appeals.
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Martell Menlove delivered the annual State of Education Address on Nov. 19 from M. Lynn Bennion Elementary School in Salt Lake City.
Governor Herbert has taken steps to make sure that Utah is one of the states that will be prepared. He has tasked a group of 38 people to come up with a water strategy for the state.
The latest edition of Live Well Utah has some great tips for the season, including how to best cook your holiday turkey, how to eliminate debt, and live a more sustainable lifestyle.
The ribbon cutting for the 18,000-square-foot building, known as Weber State Downtown, will occur Nov. 21 at 10:30 a.m.
SALT LAKE CITY - Governor Gary R. Herbert's deputy chief of staff, communications director and spokesperson, Ally Isom, will step down this Friday. Isom has been with the Governor's Office for three years.
The State Board of Regents announced the four finalists for the President of Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah. The Presidential Search Committee conducted a national search and considered nearly 70 candidates.
Sure, you've ridden Poison Spider Mesa and the Sand Flats area. But what about Dome Plateau or Hook & Ladder? Here's your chance to see new sights with other motorcycle and ATV riders.
Before you head out to visit Utah's high country this winter, be sure to check out UDOT's seasonal road closure page with the latest updates on the status of these highways.
Each month, the Utah Department of Health’s (UDOH) Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program serves an average of 66,000 clients, including moms, babies, and children up to age five.
Steve Jobs, co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. believed, “Everyone in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.”
The Strawberry River, from just above its confluence with Red Creek to the Soldier Creek Dam, is frequently referred to as the "Wild Strawberry."
On Nov. 19, 2013, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Utah will offer 35 parcels covering 44,021 acres in the Price and Vernal Field Offices at its quarterly oil and gas lease sale.
SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert has signed the official letter to appoint Jon Cox to Utah House District 58 in the Utah State Legislature. The appointment comes at the recommendation of the Republican Party delegates who selected Cox, a Sanpete County Commissioner, to replace Spencer J. Cox, who now serves as Utah Lieutenant Governor.
Salt Lake City received the 2013 Outstanding Award in Pollution Prevention at a luncheon attended by business and community leaders at the forefront in reducing pollution in Utah.
The University of Utah will honor 11 Utah veterans, including the second female admiral, at its 16th annual Veterans Day Commemoration Ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.