United States Mint Senior Official Gloria C. Eskridge, Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. and First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman launched the Utah commemorative quarter-dollar today, while the Bonneville Elementary School 4th grade class serenaded the audience at R
Winter is the most difficult driving season. Not only do you have snow and ice to deal with, but there are fewer hours of daylight as well. Before winter weather arrives, make sure your vehicle is in good condition, especially the tires, battery, and exha
This comprehensive report details what is happening in each of the divisions of Agriculture. The report covers many important issues including animal industry, food safety, and conservation management.
On November 16-17, 2007, the Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) will once again sponsor its annual Moab Bighorn Sheep Festival. The event is free to the public. Participants of all ages are invited. Sheep watchers are encouraged to bring a pair of binoc
Joe Bell and Jim Robson of the Department of Workforce Services Discuss Labor Issues in Utah.
The event will take place at the South Towne Expo Center. For more information, please call (801) 526-9758.
Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. will speak to the Utah Mine Safety Commission
on Tuesday, November 13, 2007, in the State Capitol Complex, West Building,
Committee Room W025. It?s expected that he will appear shortly after 11:00 a.m. The
meeting will beg
The Veterans Voice is published by the Utah Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information on Veterans Day events, you can also visit www.va.gov/vetsday
Project WILD is a fun way to teach Reading, Writing, Art, Math, Science, Music, Physical Education, etc. It matches wild animals with activities that integrate core curriculums of all grades. Project WILD is simply a collection of informative and educatio
The St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm is home to exceptionally well-preserved dinosaur tracks, some displaying skin impressions. These tracks, along with hundreds of fossil fish, plants, rare dinosaur remains, invertebrates traces and imp
Utah economist John Mathews explores the issue in Utah Trendlines.
Also read about getting your furnace ready for Winter in the latest newsletter from the Utah Committee of Consumer Services.
Results for the November 6th (Tuesday) elections will be available at http://www.electionresults.utah.gov
This workshop presented by the Department of Human Services will be at the Davis Convention Center in Layton, Utah. The event is scheduled for November 17th. For additional details, please contact Elizabeth Solis at 538-4275.
Abert?s Towhee is currently a Tier III species (or "Watch List" species) in the state?s Wildlife Action Plan, and the species is classified as a Critically Imperiled S1 species by the Utah Natural Heritage Program due to its extreme rarity and vulnerabili
The fifth and final commemorative quarter-dollar coin released in 2007 honors Utah, and is the 45th coin in the United States Mint's 50 State Quarters® Program. Utah was admitted into the Union on January 4, 1896, becoming our Nation's 45th state. The rev
In order to keep the herd at a healthy number that the island can sustain, approximately 190 bison will be sold at a public auction on November 10, 2007. Money generated by the sale of these bison goes into the wildlife management program for operating co
Practical information on how to help prevent suicide.
Read about Governor Huntsman's perspectives on environmental issues.
Increase your business in East Asia by participating in this trade mission to Japan, Korea, China, and Taiwan sponsored by the Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development.
The Utah Transit Authority and the Utah Department of Transportation are holding an Open House Meeting to gain feedback from residents on the future of transit in South Davis County! By providing input, you will assist the South Davis Transit Study, curre
Turn your clocks back one hour (spring forward, fall back) at 2 am, Sunday, November 4, or before going to bed Saturday night.
Brand books contain all livestock brands and ear marks registered with the State Department of Agriculture. Livestock is assumed to include all types of animals raised for pleasure or for profit. The 1917 law was the first to specifically mention cattle,
You can view the status of new tax forms that will be released through the end of December.
This presentation is part of the "Research at Noon" series and will start at noon in the Utah State Archives Courtyard meeting room located at 346 South Rio Grande Street.
DailyIndia.com covers the Huntsman visit to India.
A presentation by economist Pam Perlich to the 2007 Council of Councils
Recommendations from the Center for Disease Control for a safe Halloween.
The Department of Environmental Quality notifies the public of air quality permits that they plan to approve. Citizens are invited to comment on any of these notices.
On July 11, 2007, the Utah Public Service Commission issued an order approving the deployment of a new area code for use in the area presently served by the 801 area code. The new area code, 385, will provide additional telephone numbers that are necessar
New continuing education requirements were implemented for licensed architects in Utah in 2007.
Utah scientists use new techniques to determine the age of lava flows in Snow Canyon State Park. Read about it in the latest issue of Survey Notes.
Utah is likely to be a player in future oil shale development. The Utah Oil Shale Database is available for purchase at the Department of Natural Resources bookstore.
Estimates of the magnitude and frequency of peak streamflows is critical for the safe and cost-effective design of hydraulic structures and stream crossings, and accurate delineation of flood plains. Engineers, planners, resource managers, and scientists
Every day, families face a myriad of online dangers including Cyberbullying. Power in You and Americans for Technology Leadership invite you to a Cyberbullying Workshop hosted by Utah First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman. Governor Jon Huntsman Jr. will also be i
Unique geologic features mapped across the state.
This policy is designed to increase energy efficiency in the State of Utah. The policy is directed at improved energy efficiency in state facilities and provides for methods to collaborate and support private sector initiatives. Currently the State spends
Not all school districts are closed for the traditional UEA break. See the complete 2007-2008 statewide school calendar at http://www.schools.utah.gov/pr/currentschoolyearcalendar.pdf
This new site, sponsored by the Utah departments of Environmental Quality, Health, and Natural Resources will provide the latest information on waterfowl consumption advisories.
The Utah Geological Survey (UGS) has released its 2008 calendar featuring Utah's fascinating geologic landscapes, some of which have been forming for billions of years.
The images in the calendar include ocean-deposited rock layers now tilted and expos