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The MRC program was created after President Bush?s 2002 State of the Union Address, in which he asked all Americans to volunteer in support of their country. The MRC is comprised of organized medical and public health professionals who serve as volunteers

24-hour automated road condition information can be accessed using any Utah-based phone by simply dialing 511. Outside Utah, you can access the same information by dialing toll-free 866-511-UTAH (8824). Road conditions are reported by UDOT snowplow o

Ski on the new easy trails or challenge yourself on Olympic courses. Soldier Hollow has immaculately groomed trails for first timers, cross over downhill skiers and expert skaters or classic "striders". Soldier Hollow in Wasatch Mountain State Park nea

Utah?s economy felt and performed as if in a boom period. Employment growth averaged 4.8 percent for the entire year. The unemployment rate began the year at 3.4 percent and by year?s end had fallen to a near historic low of 2.6 percent. This naturally si

Snowmobiling Trails in Utah

Mon, 10 Dec 2007

The Department of Natural Resources provides maps and brochures of 9 different snowmobiling complexes across the state.

Portion sizes are increasing almost everywhere we turn - at the grocery store, at restaurants, at home and at the movies. Studies show that the when faced with larger portions, people inadvertently consume more calories which can lead to weight gain. Ther

Effective immediately, the Utah Arts Council announces the extension of the application deadline for 2008 Folk, Traditional, and Ethnic Apprenticeship and Teaching Grants to Tuesday, January 15, 2007.

A naturalist is available Wednesday - Saturday for guided snowshoe hikes within the park. New snowshoers are welcome and will receive basic snowshoeing instructions as well as a little taste of winter ecology. Ask at the visitor center or call (435) 654-1

Two men have been arrested and another is being sought in connection with the theft of 19 head of cattle valued at $12,500 from the Producers Livestock Auction in Sevier County.

The Loa State Fish Hatchery is under temporary quarantine, the Division of Wildlife Resources announced Dec. 3. The DWR placed the hatchery under quarantine after biologists discovered snails in some of the hatchery's raceways. (Raceways are areas wher

The Fisher Towers Trail has been designated as an official "National Recreation Trail". This 2.2-mile backcountry trail provides access to one of the most unique geological h

The ribbon was recently cut on the new Department of Natural Resources building in Price, Utah. This building will also house the Division of Wildlife Resources' Southeast Region headquarters. The dedication culminates a five-year effort that was on time

View the latest comparative information about heart related surgery and deaths in hospitals across Utah gathered by the Utah Department of Health.

See them all at

Health insurance is an important issue for the people of Utah. Utah?s residents receive their health insurance coverage through health plans sponsored by the government, employers, and commercial health insurers. The commercial health insurance market is

It takes seven years for a sego lily to grow from a seed to a flower, but if something happens to its home, it can be gone in an instant. That?s why a team of staff has made it their job to save the lilies living at the site where the new Utah Museum of N

The Utah Department of Transportation is examining the community transportation needs and impacts of an east-west corridor between I-15 and Redwood Road. Geographical boundaries of the study include the area north of Utah Lake, from Redwood Road to I-15;

Specialty operates, evaluates, and manages airborne signals intelligence information systems and operations activities. Performs and supervises identification, acquisition, recording, translating, analyzing, and reporting of assigned voice communications.

Speak Up, a national online research project facilitated by Project TomorrowSM, gives individuals the opportunity to share their viewpoints about key educational issues. Each year, findings are summarized and shared with national and state policy makers.

This quarterly Crime in Utah report is published by the Bureau of Criminal Identification to give governmental leaders and citizens a better understanding of criminal activity in the state. The report is a compilation of crime data reported by local law

Check here periodically for the latest avalanche information and conditions on the Wasatch Front.

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) has identified its preferred alternative to address traffic congestion and safety concerns along the S.R. 108 corridor in Weber and Davis Counties. UDOT recently released the Draft Environmental Impact Stateme

CHIP is currently open for enrollment. If your children don't have health insurance, CHIP may be able to help.

Utah Department of Health (UDOH) employees covered with red dots drew attention to a mock influenza outbreak during a "Don?t Get Bugged" event on November 28, 2007. Dr. David Sundwall, UDOH executive director, recognized National Influenza Vaccination Wee

The State of Utah continues to experience a significant demand for additional teachers due to a combination of growth in student numbers and high levels of teacher attrition. The gap between teachers being trained in the State and those needing to be hir

World AIDS Day is observed every year on December 1st. The World Health Organization established World AIDS Day in 1988. World AIDS Day provides governments, national AIDS programs, faith organizations, community organizations, and individuals with an opp

Utah Energy Forum comes together regularly to discuss emerging issues and educate on new energy developments. Documents and information can be found at

The Utah GIS Portal is a statewide resource for sharing information pertaining to digital mapping and related technologies. This site catalogs freely available GIS datasets, data standards, online digital maps, GIS projects and initiatives, upcoming event

Remarks were given in Park City on November 29, 2007.

Over 10 million pounds of brine shrimp have been harvested through November 27th in the current harvesting season. Updates are posted weekly.

Sand Mountain is one of the featured sites on Utah GeoSights.

Niels Fugal and Sons has submitted a permit renewal application to continue operation of the Class IVb landfill located at 4465 West 8800 North, American Fork, Utah. The Class IVb landfill receives waste described in the permit application as 70% rock and

Permits are already on sale for Christmas tree cutting in the state's national forests. Find out the details.

2008 Utah Facts Book

Thu, 29 Nov 2007

Get all the latest information about the state of Utah in the 2008 Fact Book produced by the Governor's Office of Economic Development.

Salt Lake City, Utah?The Utah Judicial Council voted today to recommend legislation that would create a more independent Justice Court system. At today?s Council meeting, Utah Supreme Court Justice Ronald E. Nehring presented the final report by the Justi

Visit with the project team tonight between 6 and 8 pm at Vineyard Elementary.

On Saturday, December 1, 2007, the Dixie National Forest, in conjunction with their partners in the Family Hiking Series (the Bureau of Land Management, Cedar Breaks National Monument, Cedar City Parks and Recreation, and Southern Utah University), will s

December 6th in Blanding Come celebrate the Range Creek exhibit currently on loan to Edge of the Cedars from the Utah Museum of Natural History and Powell Museum! Join CEU Prehistoric Museum Curator, Karen Green, as she presents a history of the Fremont

See tips that were provided during Winter Weather Preparedness Week.

The Consolidated Plan for the Mountainland Association of Governments is available for public comment through December 7, 2007. The plan is expected to be finalized for submission to the State of Utah on December 20th.

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