President Bush signed an extension to Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits. Workers who have exhausted their regular state UI benefits will now have up to 13 additional weeks of Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC).
This report begins a new era for providing more accurate graduation rate statistics, and should be viewed as a baseline measurement for analysis of change in the educational system from this point forward.
The Commission approved an increase based on increased costs incurred by Questar. The rate change may be made effective July 1, 2008, and represents an annual increase of $149.39 for the average GS-1 customer using 80 decatherms a year.
The Utah Midsummer Renaissance Faire will take place at Main Street Park in Cedar City on July 9-12. There's no admission charge and offered will be a number of magic and music events,
The new rule is one of many new rules proposed in the July 1 issue of the Utah State Bulletin.
This year 's parade - the largest of its kind in the state of Utah - will highlight freedom through bands, professionally crafted floats, giant helium balloons and local and national performers.
The Primary Care Network (PCN) is health plan offered by the Utah Health Dept. It covers services administered by a primary care provider. PCN will be open for all adults July 1 - 31. If you are age 19-64 and uninsured, you may qualify.
The Utah Wildlife Board approved several upland game changes at their June 19 meeting in Salt Lake City. The changes will give you more time to hunt upland game.
Events occur mainly at Fort Duchesne on the Uintah and Ouray Reservation. Activities include the powwow, a princess contest, rodeo, softball tournament, and parade.
The FEIS will be available for public review until Monday, July 28, 2008. Hard copies of the FEIS are available for the public to review at local libraries and UDOT offices.
The ACCRA Cost of Living Comparison compares four Utah metro areas with regional and national averages in key economic areas, including transportation, housing, groceries, and health care.
A young black bear caused quite a stir on the morning of June 24. The bear took a wrong turn and wandered through the streets of Vernal. The bear led a parade of law enforcement officers on his tour through town," ...
Utah Governor Jon Huntsman officially began as Chairman of the Western Governors' Association (WGA) today.
Utah Department of Transportation maintains thousands of miles of roads, plus much more. This fact sheet summarizes UDOT maintenance responsibilities.
The Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED), The Department of Workforce Services (DWS), and other groups such as the Utah Technology Council are redoubling their efforts to make talent available to Utah businesses.
Annual Mountain Spirit Heritage Festival to be hosted again July 25-27, 2008 at Rockport State Park.
"Old Days -- New Ways"
We are celebrating our pioneer and western heritage. We are inviting vendors to attend and sell items that they make and
The Utah Department of Health is accepting proposals for primary prevention and education programs that target rape and sexual assault. Governmental and non-profit organizations in Utah are encouraged to apply.
Learn about the new environmental health indicators, including carbon monoxide hospitalization and bladder cancer...
Becker encourages attorneys, law enforcement, and the public to use the court’s online resources at www.utcourts.gov to save trips to the courthouse in order to save energy and improve air quality.
Due to high fire danger in southwest Utah, fire management officials are implementing fire restrictions on all public lands and unincorporated state and private lands in Washington County, Utah beginning Monday, June 30.
The Asthma Provider Manual was developed by Utah providers, based on the updated 2007 National Asthma Education and Prevention Program's (NAEPP) Guidelines, to address diagnosing and medication issues in the management of asthma.
The new list, approved by the State Firemarshall, was updated on June 26th.
Utah's Boating Program aims to educate and inform boat operators about the laws and rules established to provide public safety and protect our natural resources on Utah's waterways.
For coaches, referees, physical education teachers and all those involved with youth athletes! The Winning With Asthma program will teach you more about asthma and how to help athletes manage it.
Thanks to a special program provided by the Utah Department of Health's Cancer Control Program, women ages 50 to 64 may qualify for a FREE mammogram and a pap test, even if you have health insurance.
Utah Governor Jon Huntsman was elected the new Chair of the Western Governor’s Association.
Utah offers incredible variety. Forest grouse rustle in pine-covered slopes. Snowshoe hares dash across icy drifts in the Wasatch backcountry. If you're hunting upland game in Utah, you can always expect an exciting trip.
Utah Governor Jon Huntsman announced this morning the ‘Working 4 Utah’ initiative, extending state government service hours from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday beginning the first week of August.
The Utah Division of Consumer Protection has published a 2008 Registered Charities List which includes information about what percent of donations supports the actual program.
Consider completing the Toolkit for Advance Health Care Planning, which will help you to think about your health care choices.
As construction nears completion on the 14-mile Legacy Parkway, the Utah Department of Transportation advises motorists of several traffic impacts associated with the project.
UDOT's Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) is a five-year plan of highway and transit projects for the State of Utah. Public comments are currently being sought on the 2009-2014 Draft STIP.
The purpose is to provide geologic research on Utah’s: (1) natural gas potential, (2)oil potential, (3) unconventional resources such as oil shale, and (4) studies in counties with oil, gas, or coal production
There are more than a million people in the U.S. with HIV and one-fourth of them don't know they have it. A rapid test, with results in 20 minutes, would let them know if they are positive or negative with HIV.
Join park staff at 9 a.m. on June 28 and discover which animals live in the park and how to decipher clues they leave behind! Included in this program is a short detective hike in the desert searching for wildlife signs.
The Hispanic Health Care Task Force hosts its third annual conference to address health disparities among Hispanics / Latinos in Utah.
Salt Lake City -Utah Governor Jon Huntsman announced this morning the 'Working 4 Utah' initiative, extending state government service hours from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday beginning the first week of August.
Good health before becoming pregnant is an important contributor to a healthy pregnancy and baby. Get the details in this recent report.
4-H State Contests will be July 14-16 at USU Campus in Logan. They are a great
opportunity for youth in grades 9-12 to display 4-H skills and compete to be state champion in their chosen event(s)!
Governor Huntsman will make the announcement at the monthly KUED news conference.