Fri, 15 May 2015
On October 4, 1915, 80-acres of fossil-rich land in Northeast Utah were set aside as Dinosaur National Monument to protect "an extraordinary deposit of Dinosaurian and other gigantic reptilian remains of the Jurassic period."
Thu, 14 May 2015
Come join us for a day of conversation and inspiration, as we talk with brilliant and awesome women in education, technology, and business leadership!
Matheson stresses that "Environmental issues are critical for Utah quality of life."
Wed, 29 Apr 2015
SALT LAKE CITY (April 22, 2015) - Last Friday, the latest job report showed Utah's economy continues its strong performance. New rankings released this week indicate Utah's economy is one of the strongest in the nation.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015
Chief Economist Carrie Mayne talks about Utah's Job Numbers. She explains where we are improving and which industries have been growing the most.
Thu, 16 Apr 2015
"The First Lady and I extend our deepest condolences to members of the Bangerter family, and express gratitude on behalf of all Utahns for his service to the state as governor, as a legislator and as Speaker of the Utah House"
Thu, 16 Apr 2015
Over 940,000 Utahns are registered for today's Great Utah Shakeout. Be ready Utah!
Tue, 14 Apr 2015
The state level Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition, hosted by the Utah National Guard, was held April 10-12 at Camp Williams to determine the total-soldier-concept warriors to advance to the regional competition.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015
Utah again earns the top spot for states with the best economic outlook, followed by North Dakota, Indiana, North Carolina and Arizona, according to the newest edition of Rich States, Poor States
Fri, 03 Apr 2015
Quite a few thrilling features will set this year's summit apart from the rest, including stories about scaling actual mountain summits. The Governor's 9th Annual Economic Summit will be held Friday, April 17
Fri, 03 Apr 2015
President Obama arrived at Hill Air Force Base last night and will continue his visit to Utah today
Tue, 31 Mar 2015
The Governor's State of Sport Awards showcase the highest achievements in Utah individual and team sports during the 2014 calendar year as voted on by you, the fans and citizens of the great state of Utah.
Fri, 27 Mar 2015
Northern Utah County is developing at a rapid pace, emerging as a new frontier of the high-tech industry. In addition to retail attractions such as Cabela's and the Outlets at Traverse Mountain, the area around I-15 at Timpanogos Highway
Tue, 17 Mar 2015
Major I-15 construction for The Point project is now underway, including work on I-15 between Draper and Lehi, the14600 South interchange and along the Frontage Roads to I-15.
Fri, 13 Mar 2015
Gov. Herbert signed SB 296 Antidiscrimination and Religious Freedom Amendments into law Thursday night during a public ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda. SB 296 addresses LGBT discrimination and religious freedoms.
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
Having passed almost 300 bills already, this year's legislative session is almost over. Watch the final sessions live at le.utah.gov
Wed, 04 Mar 2015
?Of all my duties as Governor, I would be hard-pressed to name another more significant than honoring those whose sacrifices have helped make our freedoms possible, as well as to salute their families? said Gov. Herbert.
Wed, 04 Mar 2015
This video provides a brief explanation of UDOT's Long-Range Transportation Plan and the planning process.
Tue, 03 Mar 2015
A commitment to responsibly growing the recreation economy is a key driver behind Utah being a bastion for both the outdoor industry and the tourism based recreation economy.
Mon, 02 Mar 2015
This year, instead of packing up the family and joining the throngs waiting in endless lines at theme parks, head for Utah, the only place on earth where you can easily explore five national parks in a single, epic week.
Fri, 27 Feb 2015
With two of the top projects located on I-15, UDOT recommends motorists rethink how they commute to reduce delays by carpooling, using transit, adjusting work schedules to leave earlier or stay later, or telecommuting.
Mon, 23 Feb 2015
If you want to experience the thrill of hunting a strutting, gobbling tom turkey, but you don't have a hunting permit yet, no problem ? permits to participate in Utah's general turkey hunt are now on sale.
Wed, 18 Feb 2015
Earlier this month, in Salt Lake and Orem, foster parents gathered with Utah Foster Care to discuss myths, realities and common questions and answers about foster parenting.
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
Gov. Gary R. Herbert delivers the 2015 State of the State Address, continuing to focus on important priorities for the state, including education, the economy and healthcare.
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
Governor Gary Herbert will deliver the annual State of the State address on January 28, 2015 at 6:30pm.
A public memorial service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 22 at 10 a.m for former Speaker of the House Rebecca Lockhart. The service will be held in the Capitol Rotunda in Salt Lake City.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015
?The State of Utah recently unveiled the new Open Data Catalog, providing the public additional transparency into state government records. The catalog can be accessed at opendata.utah.gov.
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
According to the 2015 Economic Report to the Governor, a collaboration between the David Eccles School of Business and the Governor?s Office of Management and Budget, Utah continues to outperform national averages
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
Much can be done to improve a community?s resilience to natural disasters as growth occurs. Geologic hazard maps that get incorporated into local government planning, and adherence to appropriate building codes
Fri, 02 Jan 2015
DEQ is leading the way to success on a wide range of environmental issues?sharing information within the agency and with other state agencies, working in collaboration with stakeholders
Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF) Weights and Measures inspectors report that 83 percent of scales tested in 2014 were found to be operating accurately.
Thu, 18 Dec 2014
Volunteer and donation centers feel a need for help all times of the years, not just during the holidays. For that reason, we are encouraging individuals to pledge to volunteer their time during the slower months of the year.
Tue, 16 Dec 2014
Twenty-five foot tall Christmas tree decorated with custom ornaments honors Utah's innocent DUI victims and reminds Utahns to drive sober this holiday season.
Home to one of the fastest-growing technology industries in the nation, the governor is committed to helping Utah students learn computer programming so they can succeed upon entering the workforce.
Wed, 03 Dec 2014
The Governor?s Office of Energy Development announces the official launch of www.utahdriveselectric.org, a website to educate Utahns about the many benefits of electric vehicles.
Mon, 01 Dec 2014
What is the Weber River Watershed going to look like in 5, 10, or 50 years? Will we have enough water to support booming growth while still protecting and restoring water quality and fish habitat?
Sun, 30 Nov 2014
Enjoy activities for the whole family: funny face photo booth, public ice skating, sports clinics, ice carver, Oval Figure Skating Show, holiday crafts, and much more! Don't forget to visit Mr. & Mrs. Claus!
Fri, 28 Nov 2014
The Territorial Statehouse Museum celebrates Christmas with an Old Time Christmas. Warm up next to a wood stove, make homemade ornaments and string popcorn for your tree.
If not prepared properly, turkey and all poultry can carry Salmonella, a common type of bacteria that can cause food-borne illness. Consider these tips for preparing a safe and tasty turkey this year.
Fri, 14 Nov 2014
Utah State Treasurer Richard Ellis is reminding Utahns to check to find out if they have any unclaimed assets. It's easy to do. Just visit mine.utah.gov to begin your search.