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SALT LAKE CITY—Job growth in Utah slowed slightly and unemployment ticked upward during June, according to figures released today by the Utah Department of Workforce Services. 

SALT LAKE CITY - Following a recent diagnosis of basal cell carcinoma, Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert had a minor out-patient surgical treatment yesterday and is now recovering at home. The procedure went as planned and the Governor's prognosis is for a complete recovery. The Governor will continue to fully operate in his official capacity with minor modifications to his public appearance calendar.

The Western Governors' Association Annual Meeting will convene this weekend with governors from the west gathering to discuss important and timely issues affecting the region. Roundtable discussion will focus on the following:

In January 2012, Governor Gary R. Herbert issued the challenge to the private sector to create 100,000 jobs in 1,000 days. On Thursday, June 27, 2013, the Governor will announce the midpoint job numbers and what is left to accomplish the goal. In addition, Exelis acts as a prime example of how and why job growth has been so successful in Utah.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will make a brief media announcement urging Utah's residents to demonstrate extreme caution as Utah's fire season begins.

On May 29, 2013, Governor Gary R. Herbert will ceremonially sign the following bills:

Governor Gary R. Herbert will join KUED in hosting a Day of Honor for Utah Vietnam War veterans.

 Governor Gary R. Herbert will speak with Cyprus High School students about preventing youth suicide. He will also ceremonially sign:

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to provide the following information

 Surgeon General of the United States Dr. Regina Benjamin will join Governor Gary R. Herbert for a walk around the Utah State Capitol.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives

Governor Gary R. Herbert and the Utah State Legislature will welcome the Lone Peak high school men's basketball team to the Capitol to honor them for a phenomenal season.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives

Today Governor Gary R. Herbert will re-affirm his call for state and local government, schools, public transit, businesses and industry to transition more of their fleet to clean fuel vehicles.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives

Governor Gary R. Herbert will host media access time to comment on timely issues and respond to questions from Capitol-credentialed media representatives

Governor Gary R. Herbert will deliver his 2013 State of the State address. 

What: Governor Gary R. Herbert will deliver his 2013 State of the State address.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will unveil the State of Utah's Outdoor Recreation Vision in collaboration with Outdoor Industry Association (OIA).

Utah is the First State to Create a Document of this Kind for Outdoor Recreation

Governor to be joined by Utah's Congressional Delegation, industry leaders & other energy stakeholders for two-day event at the Salt Palace Convention Center

The 2013 Inauguration will take place at the Utah State Capitol with Governor Gary R. Herbert and other State elected officials taking the Oath of Office.

Governor Dannel P. Malloy of Connecticut has declared Friday, December 21, as a Day of Mourning.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will unveil his proposed budget for fiscal year 2014.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will convene his Education Excellence Commission, public and higher education leaders, Utah College of Applied Technology (UCAT) leaders, and representatives of the business community at his annual education summit.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will convene his Education Excellence Commission, public and higher education leaders, Utah College of Applied Technology (UCAT) leaders, and representatives of the business community at his annual education summit.

Governor Gary R. Herbert’s will issue an official declaration, declaring September 29, 2012 as Hunger Action Day in Utah, the Governor and his staff will volunteer at Utah Food Bank.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will join members of his Education Excellence Commission and Prosperity 2020, to award Park City High School as the Top Advanced Placement (AP) High School in Utah.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will join Prosperity 2020, the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) and key partners from industry and education to announce strategies for becoming a top ten center for technology jobs and businesses, including a statewide planning process and a public/private sector partnership.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will join Prosperity 2020, the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) and key partners from industry and education to announce strategies for becoming a top ten center for technology jobs and businesses, including a statewide planning process and a public/private sector partnership.

Salt Lake City - In conjunction with President Barack Obama's proclamation ordering the Flag of the United States of America to be flown at half-staff upon certain federal facilities, Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert today authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah on all state facilities as a mark of respect for the victims of the tragedy in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.

Governor Gary R. Herbert will join Prosperity 2020 to announce the new Business Promise portal. The portal will work to connect 20,200 volunteers in Utah classrooms.  The Governor and other business leaders will take part in a reading exercise with second graders and be available for media interviews regarding Prosperity 2020 Business Promise.

Cities and Towns Have Placed Firework Restrictions in Areas Deemed Unsafe
 

Governor Gary R. Herbert, the State Fire Marshall, the Utah Retail and Merchants Association, and city mayors and officials will address the public and media regarding firework restrictions in areas with dry conditions. 

Governor Gary R. Herbert, the State Fire Marshall and city mayors and officials will address the public and media regarding firework restrictions in areas with dry conditions.

Governor joins SLC Council Member, others in jaunt around Capitol complex

Governor Gary R. Herbert to brief media on latest info on statewide fire conditions and take questions.

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