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SALT LAKE CITY (May 19, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed the following bills from yesterday's special session:

Gov. Gary R. Herbert visited southern Utah to announce the expansion of an innovative work-based learning program that will allow high school students to qualify for jobs in the growing aerospace industry.

France Trade Mission

Thu, 19 May 2016

World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor's Office of Economic Development and Team Côte D'Azur, invite all Utah companies interested in growing their business in France to join us on this trade mission.

With over 200 expected attendees, come network with fellow business owners/managers and economic drivers in the community.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert and First Lady Jeanette Herbert joined faculty and students at LaVerkin Elementary School in southern Utah Thursday to tout the importance of reading.

SALT LAKE CITY (May 13, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert issued the following statement regarding the directive issued today by President Barack Obama:

1/4 of survey respondents felt that Utah's work ethic was the best quality of its labor force. 60% of the companies with an out-of-state presence said their Utah employees were more productive than their out-of-state counterparts.

Black bear safety tips

Fri, 13 May 2016

Leslie McFarlane, mammals coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources, says black bears are doing really well in Utah. Almost all of the areas where people camp in Utah have a population of black bears near them.

Utah History Day is May 16th

Thu, 12 May 2016

Formerly called Utah History Fair, this program has operated continuously in Utah since 1981 as the state's National History Day affiliate.

The 2016 Governor's State of Sport Awards celebrate Utah's sports industry and honor excellence in high school, amateur, collegiate, Olympic and professional sports for the 2015 calendar year.

"Education is my number one budget priority, with nearly two-thirds of the state budget going toward education. Utah's continued economic prosperity is dependent upon our education system."

The two marveled at the technology and, while both agreed they were ?okay? with this type of research, they urged caution with emerging genetic engineering.

The site features interactive resources such as; easy to access notary information, learning tools and a ?find a notary? search engine.

Utah's colleges and universities are celebrating the accomplishments of their graduates in commencement ceremonies last week and this week.

The Foundation will align with the Utah STEM Action Center?s mission and goals to promote science, technology, engineering and math through best practices in education.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert signed three military bills to benefit Utah veterans and service members during the Military Appreciation Month kickoff held Wednesday at the Capitol.

After seeing and hearing reports of dead fish along the banks of Calder Reservoir, biologists set nets to determine the extent of the die-off.

SALT LAKE CITY (May 6, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert announced today his appointment of Jill Pohlman and Judge David Mortensen to fill vacancies on the Utah Court of Appeals.

SALT LAKE CITY (May 5, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has authorized the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the state of Utah to honor former Utah Sen. Bob Bennett who passed away Wednesday.

SALT LAKE CITY (May 4, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert issued the following statement on the passing of former Sen. Bob Bennett:

Gov. Gary R. Herbert will sign three military bills to benefit current servicemembers and veterans during a kickoff ceremony for National Military Appreciation Month.

SALT LAKE CITY (April 29, 2016) - Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer J. Cox is pleased to announce the launch of a redesigned, user-friendly, notary public website. The site features interactive resources such as; easy to access notary information, learning tools and a "find a notary" search engine.Notary.utah.gov is designed to assist people interested in Utah notary information, becoming a Notary Public, or renewing their commission.

With nearly 100,000 downloads, the app has received national recognition and rave reviews.

As recipients of the Utah STEM Action Center's PreK-12 Classroom Grant, Da Vinci Academy kindergarten students will release trout they have raised from eggs into the Ogden River on April 29.

The Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED) led a trade mission to the Hannover Messe trade show in Hannover, Germany this week to help Utah businesses expand into European markets.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Barack Obama invited Natalie Kaddas, CEO of Utah?s Kaddas Enterprises, to represent small business interests in international trade at a special event

Hunt turkeys starting May 2

Wed, 27 Apr 2016

Utah's general statewide turkey hunt starts April 29 for those who will be 17 years old or younger on July 31. On May 2, the hunt opens to hunters of all ages.

SALT LAKE CITY (April 27, 2016) - Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert has appointed Kirsten Rappleye as Public Information Officer following Aimee Edwards? transition to the Governor?s Office of Economic Development earlier this month.

SALT LAKE CITY - The 7th District Judicial Nominating Commission has selected nominees for a vacancy on the 7th District Juvenile Court. The vacancy results from the retirement of Judge Scott Johansen, effective Jan. 1, 2016. The 7th Judicial District includes Carbon, Emery, Grand and San Juan counties.

The ABC network television series, "Blood & Oil," starring Don Johnson, Chace Crawford, Rebecca Rittenhouse and Amber Valettal, filmed in various locations of northern Utah...

Analysis from "Education Reform Now" reports Over half of college freshmen-about one in four students who enter college the fall after high school graduation-had to enroll in remedial coursework during their first year of college

The new center at Westpointe will benefit the community ? including [local] employers who depend on the college to educate and train future employees

If you own a fishing boat, you're on your way to some awesome fishing trips in Utah. A boat allows you to access almost any part of the body of water you're fishing.

SALT LAKE CITY (April 20, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a call for a special session of the Utah State Legislature to address two separate items:

The Salt Lake Region Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Salt Lake Community College Miller Business Resource Center present the Second Annual Utah Crowdfunding Conference

The Utah State Board of Regents approved an average system-wide tuition increase of 3.7% for the 2016-17 academic year

$4.775 million to be restored to education initiatives.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert will sign two anti-pornography bills, S.C.R. 9 Concurrent Resolution on the Public Health Crisis and H.B. 155 Reporting of Child Pornography. Last month, Utah became the first state to declare pornography ?a public health hazard leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms.? National experts will be present to address research and next steps following the passage of S.C.R. 9.

Park staff will offer a short presentation highlighting the life of Jedediah and his involvement in Clear Creek canyon. The Rocky Mountain Man group will be at the location with a camp set up.

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