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“This is the first time our department has put together a report with such a broad set of health indicators by Utah Small Areas,” said Michael Friedrichs, UDOH epidemiologist.

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert will lead a trade mission of state business leaders and government officials from Utah to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro Brazil, Nov. 4-11.

The general rifle bull elk hunt starts Oct. 4. If you'd like to participate in the rifle hunt, or the general muzzleloader hunt that starts Oct. 29, you need to get a permit soon.

The Roundup helps raise funds for the school's low income scholarship fund.

SALT LAKE CITY (Sept. 16, 2014) – Utah's economy is the second strongest in the nation and strong economic growth has once again resulted in a budget surplus.

Register now for the Utah Prepare Conference and Expo at UtahPrepare.com!

Just look at the economic numbers tied to HAFB. It employs more than 20,000 personnel and has a yearly federal payroll of nearly $1.2 billion. It has a total economic impact is $3 billion per year.

SALT LAKE CITY – (Sept. 15, 2014) Gov. Gary R. Herbert has appointed Kara L. Pettit to fill a vacancy on the Third District Court.

SALT LAKE CITY – The Third District Judicial Nominating Commission has selected nominees for two vacancies on the district court. These vacancies result from the retirements of Judge L.A. Dever, effective Nov. 1, 2014 and Judge John Paul Kennedy, effective Dec. 31, 2014.  The Third Judicial District includes Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele counties.

This site is the main source of information for the Veterans programs, policies and initiatives which primarily effect the Wagner-Peyser and Workforce Investment Act (WIA) employment and training programs.

Learn how to write and design a cutting-edge resumé and cover letter or power up a current resumé to get that interview.

SALT LAKE CITY (Sept. 11, 2014) – On the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Gov. Gary Herbert visited the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York City to honor the victims and heroes lost that day.

The University worked with DigiCert and Xactware, as well as the Department of Workforce Services, to create a certificate program that prepares students for immediate employment as software testing professionals.

Big Water Dinosaur Festival

Thu, 11 Sep 2014

The Big Water Dinosaur Festival is celebrating the many past and ongoing dinosaur fossil discoveries in the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument and other areas surrounding Big Water, UT.

Just a few days are left until the fair comes to a close on September 14th. Don't miss out on the great activities and interesting displays this year.

At this September’s Utah Global Forum, Utah business owners will learn from top global business executives and get inspired to reach the 95 percent of customers outside of the nation’s borders.

SALT LAKE CITY - In honor of the lives lost, the family members who survived and the thousands of police, fire and military emergency and construction workers who courageously responded on Sept. 11, 2001, Gov. Gary R. Herbert has ordered all flags on state-owned facilities to be flown at half-staff tomorrow, Thurs., Sept. 11, 2014.

While in Washington, D.C., Gov. Gary R. Herbert will hold media access via conference call. The Governor will take questions following his Healthy Utah discussion with U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell.

The Utah  Board of Education on Sept. 5 unanimously approved proficiency level cut scores for SAGE. Utah students were administered the new tests in three subject areas in spring 2014.

"The beauty of fishing so far from the beaten path is this: the fish see very limited pressure and will take nearly anything that draws their attention, although they can be finicky at times."

After a nationwide search and a review of 55 applicants, the Salt Lake Community College Presidential Search Committee has recommended three finalists to the State Board of Regents

Friday October 24th will be the main push to move bison from the southern portion of the island to the handling facilities on the north end of the island. On Saturday, any bison left on the range will be moved to the handling facilities.

The public expects to be able to interact with their government using new convenient technologies, and with the new services that states like Utah are delivering, that expectation is being met, Sander said.

The Uinta Mountains, one of Utah’s premier mountain ranges, rise above the Uinta Basin in Utah on the south and the Green River Basin in Wyoming on the north, they stretch from near Kamas eastward into northwestern Colorado

This year's state fair includes entertainment by the Beach Boys, Grand Funk Railroad, and Zendaya. Don't miss the Utah's Own Rodeo and of course all the rides, fun, and agricultural exhibits that you always expect at the Fair.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert presents the inaugural Utah Ops Conference. The conference will provide professionals with the excellence tools, strategies, and techniques used across government operations to improve operational efficiencies and performance.

The Board has made STEM a priority through several actions in recent years, recognizing the increased value a highly STEM-trained workforce can provide the state’s economy.

The Utah Office of Tourism and GOED, through the leadership of Brad Peterson, the Governor’s Outdoor Recreation Director, have obtained the rights to a trail access point and trails GIS dataset to begin this effort.

Through the Concurrent Enrollment program, students earn both high school credit for graduation and college credit corresponding to the first year at a college or university in the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE).

The 2014 National Preparedness Month theme is: “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare”. This is a great chance to take action to get yourself more prepared for an emergency!

All are invited to enter the cook-off. Don't want to compete? Just come enjoy Dutch oven food and spend time on the beach. Join us on September 6th at Hyrum State Park.

Anna Mancuso, a Centenarian Celebration ‘regular’, was pleased to carry the honor of oldest person in Utah at 110 years young. Surrounded by four of her family members, Mancuso was cracking jokes at her table

The Governor and other local leaders talk about the Uintah Basin's success with public and private partnerships.

Lt. Governor Cox, with the help of University of Utah and the Registration Roadies, will kick off the 2014 Road to Registration Tour, a new awareness campaign aimed at encouraging young Utahns to register, and ultimately, vote in the 2014 election.

Chronic absence matters beginning in the early grades and contributes to the academic achievement gap. Missing school has profound implications on the socio-economic vitality of our communities.

Modeled after Utah’s Youth Day for waterfowl hunting, these hunts are open to all youth who meet the age requirements and graduate from hunter education.

Want to get lost in the San Rafael Swell? Probably not, but it can happen to you. Join to learn basic desert survival that could help you gain that extra edge in the wild.

“The Malawi project is focused on creating incentives to promote adoption and compliance of conservation agriculture,” said Gregory Parkhurst, the WSU assistant economics professor who is heading the research

Daring to Dream Big

Mon, 25 Aug 2014

Instead of letting her formidable teenage years of trauma define her, Cindy wanted to define herself. She was the first in her family to attend college.

100,000 in 1,000 days

Wed, 20 Aug 2014

As the 1,000 days came to a close, the Governor announced that Utah businesses have added a total of 112,200 jobs, outpacing the Governor's goal by more than 10%.

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