The 'Wild West' returns to Antelope Island State Park! Join us for the 21st Annual Bison Roundup, October 24-27, 2007. Volunteer wranglers will saddle-up their horses and move the park's herd of about 600 free-roaming bison from the southern tip of the Is
New information on Energy Drinks and Hand Sanitizers
UDOT and the Federal Highway Administration have released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) on the Mountain View Corridor, a proposed highway and transit corridor in west Salt Lake County and northwest Utah County. Tremendous growth in popul
Applications for next year's most prized Utah hunting permits?2008 Sportsman permits?will be available by Nov. 1.
Only Utah residents may apply for Sportsman permits. One Sportsman Permit is offered for each of the following species: Desert bigh
You can now request UESP materials online, manage your account, and more. In addition, check out the October newsletter for UESP year-end deadlines. UESP now supports over 100,000 educational savings accounts.
Bids will be opened on October 29th.
The Red Rock Film Festival and Horror Fest runs Oct 19-20 in St George and Nov 1-4 in Springdale.
More young bucks should be roaming Utah's forests when the state's general rifle buck deer hunt kicks off Oct. 20.
More than 60,000 hunters, along with their family and friends, are expected in Utah's forests and hills for the state's most popular hunt
A newsletter for teachers and others involved in special education.
Please visit the elections office website for more information on registering for the November 2007 election.
A haunted experience unlike any other. Come and experience a truly haunted Village. Tour Brigham's home, walk through the Hollow, and more. Now through October 30th.
Thirteen legislative committees will be meeting on October 17th. Their agendas can be found online.
New Report from the USGS
Read the 2007 annual report on efforts to reduce the use of tobacco in Utah.
The latest news and information for horse owners in Utah
On October 18th, the State Building Board will meet on Capitol Hill to prioritize requests for capital development projects across the State.
The Financial Highlights, published annually by the Utah Division of Finance, summarizes revenues and spending for the most recent fiscal year.
Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr. challenged participants attending a regional water planning conference to think creatively in developing recommendations for how the West can best meet increasing demands for water.
"We are facing unprecedented demands f
In early 2007 the Utah State Legislature requested the UGS to establish a ground-water monitoring-well network in Utah?s west desert, in response to proposed water-development projects in east-central Nevada and west-central Utah. The general objectives o
Get the latest information on events and activities!
The conference is scheduled for November 29-30, 2007 at the Radisson Hotel in Salt Lake City.
Family Nights are a great opportunity to experience the seasons of the year. The Utah Botanical Center hosts a Family Night in Spring, Summer, and Fall. Each Family Night is full of activities for every age group. Come join us for: Arts & Crafts, Utah
Utah State History publishes a newsletter each quarter called "Currents". You can also sign up to have each issue sent to your email address at http://history.utah.gov/news_and_events/currents/emailsubscribe.html
The Museum has thousands of artifacts housed in its special storage in the basement. Once per year, the Museum hauls out hundreds of its rarest and hardly seen artifacts for the public to view. "What's in the Basement?" Find out on Saturday, October 13th!
Your family can participate in several outdoor activities at the Elk Festival at the Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area.
You might even see some wild elk.
The festival is free of charge. It will be held Saturday, Oct. 13. Activities run from 10
The theme for the 2008 Summer Reading Program is "Catch the Reading Bug." For Young Adults, the them is Metamorphosis@Your Library (see http://library.utah.gov/library_services/youth/metamorphosis.htm)
This year's Utah Voter Information Pamphlet is available in several alternative formats.
The University of Utah has established a new Office of Sustainability (OS) to support its commitment to becoming a more sustainable campus.
The Advisory Council presents its final recommendations on green-house gas reduction, agriculture, energy supply, and other related issues.
Mario R. Capecchi, Ph.D., distinguished professor of human genetics and biology at the University of Utah's Eccles Institute of Human Genetics and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, has won the 2007 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
Spanish Fork City is proud to present the 2nd Annual IN THE DARK Spook Alley beginning October 11th and running each Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights in October and will also include Monday the 29th, Tuesday the 30th and Wednesday the 31st.
The Utah Geological Survey hosts hands-on activities for school groups to celebrate Earth Science Week during October. The purpose is to increase public understanding and appreciation of the Earth sciences. Launched in 1998 by the American Geological Inst
The Utah State Library Bookmobile Program has announced the upcoming arrival of a new generation of Bookmobiles to enhance service to Utah?s rural counties.
The new Bookmobiles will augment the existing fleet and utilize the popular new "Sprinter Van"
Join the Utah Division of State History - Antiquities Section for a free, one-day course on the archaeology of Utah. We will cover:
* The Archaeological Resources of Utah
* The Prehistoric Cultures of Utah
* Protection of Archaeological
The Department of Workforce Services, Office of Work & Family Life is pleased to invite employers to the first Best Practice Tour to be held on October 11th. This event is part of our statewide employer Work/Life Initiative.
The Fall Festival in South Jordan will feature pie eating contests, pumpkin carving, hay rides, live music, and more.
The Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration will hold its next public auction in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Date: Friday, October 12, 2007
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Place: Little America Hotel located at 500 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City, Utah
Each state, tribe, and territory has a radon poster contest. Each of these judging panels will submit its winner and two runner-ups for judging in the national contest. Submit your Utah entry to:
UT Dept. of Environmental Quality
In addition, the Work Ability job fair will be held in Taylorsville on Tuesday, October 16th at the Sanderson Community Center Of The Deaf and Hard of Hearing