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New Utah History podcast features the tale of Old Ephraim.

The call for proposals is directed at service providers who are interested in obtaining technical assistance to prepare for performance-based contracts that demand evidence-based outcomes.

According to new data released this week, the Beehive State ranked first for total job growth at 4.0 percent and first for private sector job growth at 4.8 percent.

The study explores whether potential benefits and cost savings to students could be achieved by identifying areas of improvement during the application experience for students

SALT LAKE CITY (May 28, 2015) - For the third consecutive month, Utah has posted the highest job growth rate in the nation. According to new data released this week, the Beehive State ranked first for total job growth at 4.0 percent and first for private sector job growth at 4.8 percent.

SITLA and the School Children?s Trust Office, organized the photo challenge asking K-12 students, parents, teachers, and administrators to show how School LAND Trust Funds are used in their schools.

The next land sale auction for Utah State Trust Lands Administration will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015.

Because Utah is currently Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) free, travel requirements are only in place for livestock originating from an area that DOES have VS.

Since 1991, the Utah Debate program has inspired students in grades four through nine to develop a deep understanding of issues related to Utah?s energy and water resources and the environmental landscape.

Many people may be surprised to learn what, or more appropriately who, is the deadliest creature of all - the drunk driver, who kills an average of 30 people per year.

Fish for free on June 6

Tue, 26 May 2015

If you want to give fishing a try ? but you don't have a fishing license ? make plans to grab a fishing pole and head to your nearest fishing water on June 6.

Utah ranks number one in the nation with 95% percent of homes having access to the internet. This provides Utah a great opportunity to make a difference by offering state government services online.

The Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) and StartupUtah are pleased to announce the first "Pitch Day" of the Technology Commercialization and Innovation Program (TCIP) on May 27 at 10 a.m. in Salt Lake City.

Thank you and congratulations to all participants of the 2015 Utah State Safety Skills Competition. A total of 18 school bus drivers competed in the event held at Alpine School District this month.

Beginning May 22, UDOT will launch a new variable message sign (VMS) campaign, to serve as a reminder that Zero Fatalities will require driver effort and attention.

Lt. Governor Spencer Cox will join us for the dedication of the new mountain bike trail at Goblin Valley. Come join us for a ride on the newly built trail system.

With the increasing mobility of today?s workforce, landing one job usually isn?t the end of a career.

April 2015 continued the trend of strong economic indicators for Utah's workforce and businesses. Jobs grew by an estimated 4.0 percent, adding 52,500 jobs to the economy as compared to April 2014.

Moab, Utah (May 22, 2015) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert signed today a water right agreement with the U.S. Department of Interior and Arches National Park. The agreement outlines Arches water rights and removes the possibility of future litigation. It also identifies protections for basin water users, including businesses, ranchers, farmers and those that recreate in red rock country.

SALT LAKE CITY - The Governor's Office of Energy Development and Chevron will launch the Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship Program to expand science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educational opportunities for Utah students. The new energy education and workforce development program is aligned with the state's existing STEM curriculum.

SALT LAKE CITY - The Governor's Office of Energy Development and Chevron will launch the Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship Program to expand science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educational opportunities for Utah students. The new energy education and workforce development program is aligned with the state's existing STEM curriculum.

SALT LAKE CITY - Gov. Gary R. Herbert released details of a new report showing Utah's energy sector represents $20.9 billion in economic activity for the state, or approximately 15 percent of the state's total economy.

SALT LAKE CITY - 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 on Mon., May 25, 2015, in honor of Memorial Day.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert will sign a ceremonial copy of HB79, Safety Belt Law Amendments. This bill modifies the Traffic Code by amending provisions related to safety belt restraints. It will allow a state or local law enforcement officer to enforce the safety belt restraints requirement as a primary offense instead of a secondary action.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert; Gov. John Hickenlooper, Colorado; Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox; Greg Goff, CEO of Tesoro; Jack Gerard, CEO of the American Petroleum Institute; Jonathan Weisgall, VP of Legislative & Regulatory Affairs, Berkshire Hathaway Energy; and many other industry leaders, NGO's, government officials and other stakeholder groups interested in Utah's energy future.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert will sign a water rights agreement reached by the Utah Department of Natural Resources (DNR), U.S. Department of Interior and Arches National Park. The agreement outlines Arches National Park?s water rights and identifies protections to basin water users, including businesses, ranchers, farmers and those recreating in red rock country.

SALT LAKE CITY (May 18, 2015) - Utah will seek to join three other energy-rich states in a lawsuit challenging the proposed fracking rule recently issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Gov. Gary R. Herbert made the announcement this afternoon during remarks at the annual business meeting of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, a group he chairs.

At the Energy & Geoscience Institute (EGI) in the University of Utah (UofU) Research Park, USTAR East Director Al Walker and Dr. Andrew Sweeney are coordinating eight research projects through the Utah Energy Research Triangle

SALT LAKE CITY (May 18, 2015) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has declared May 17-23, 2015 Utah Energy Development Week to recognize the state?s energy development and critical energy resources.

Summer camps, touring and main stage children?s productions, youth playwriting opportunities, and staged readings are all part of one of Utah Valley?s premier theater opportunities for youth

Today, the Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) launched a premier interactive economic development map, now available online at locate.utah.gov.

SALT LAKE CITY (May 18, 2015) - Tax Commissioner D'Arcy Dixon Pignanelli has informed Gov. Gary R. Herbert she will not seek reappointment to the Utah State Tax Commission. She will serve until June 30, 2015.

The updated tool introduces CMS nursing home quality reports for 99 certified nursing care facilities, CMS physician profile and location reports for 6,700 physicians, and enables consumers to trend

Kodachrome Basin State Park

Fri, 15 May 2015

67 monolithic stone spires, called sedimentary pipes, accentuate multihued sandstone layers that reveal 180 million years of geologic time.

If you influence or participate in technology decisions or implementations at any level, you will want to attend. Don't miss this opportunity to see the latest in digital government solutions

According to new data from the Utah Department of Transportation, average speeds on urban interstates along the Wasatch Front have stayed consistent, despite moving the speed limit from 65 to 70 in December 2014.

On October 4, 1915, 80-acres of fossil-rich land in Northeast Utah were set aside as Dinosaur National Monument to protect "an extraordinary deposit of Dinosaurian and other gigantic reptilian remains of the Jurassic period."

The event combines a 5K with a Healthy STEM fair, where participants learn about educational STEM opportunities and organizations in the Utah community.

?My schedule is booked from morning to night,? says the father of three. ?I?m meeting the coolest people, seeing the most amazing companies and going to fun meetings like the governor?s cabinet meeting.

Breen says much of the Green River provides critical spawning and rearing habitat for native endangered and threatened fish.

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