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SALT LAKE CITY (Aug. 26, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has appointed Daniel Hemmert to the Utah Senate. Hemmert will serve in District 14 following the resignation of Sen. Alvin Jackson on July 1.

Tips for a safe archery hunt

Fri, 26 Aug 2016

Kirk Smith says every year he receives reports of archery hunters injuring themselves. Most of the accidents are caused by archers not being safe in tree stands or having arrows out of their quiver, before they're ready to shoot.

In 2016 39,824 Utah students ? which includes all public school students ? took the ACT college entrance exam and posted an average score of 20.2, the same average score as was posted in 2015, according to data released today by ACT.

Make plans to join us on Saturday, August 27, 2016, at the South Towne Expo Center.

SALT LAKE CITY (August 19, 2016) - After five years as the executive director of the Utah Department of Heritage and Arts, Julie Fisher will step down at the end of August to accept a management position at a global consulting firm. Prior to her service with Heritage and Arts, Fisher served four terms in the Utah House of Representatives.

Whatever the scenic journey, one thing is certain in Utah, the world feels grand and its horizons seem infinite.

The Permanent State School Fund is the state's largest land grant trust fund, with a balance of $2.08 billion.

The 2016 summit will offer a variety of great topics in our sessions at each location. Join with us as we explore and share ways that we can grow, promote and enhance Utah's recreation economy.

You can learn the latest about the deer herds in northeastern Utah, and share ideas about how to manage them, at an open house on Aug. 15.

World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor?s Office of Economic Development, invites all Utah companies interested in growing their business in Canada to join Governor Gary R. Herbert on this trade mission.

SALT LAKE CITY (August 3, 2016) - At the request of Melvin Brown, the Utah Elections Office conducted an official recount of ballots for the primary election in Utah House District 53. After a careful review of ballots, candidate Logan Wilde received a total of 2492 votes and candidate Melvin Brown received a total of 2483 votes. The recount resulted in a total of one additional vote for Melvin Brown and two additional votes for Logan Wilde.

The Utah STEM Action Center (STEM AC) is partnering with Carnegie Mellon University's Community, Robotics, Education and Technology Empowerment (CREATE) Lab to provide hands-on technology learning experiences for Utah students.

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is part of Southern Utah University, a relationship that has helped foster the growth and viability of the Festival for over fifty years.

Join the Utah Cutthroat Slam

Tue, 02 Aug 2016

The Utah Cutthroat Slam is a way to have an angling adventure and support our native trout legacy. For just $20, you can register to embark on the challenge.

Hydro demolition will allow crews to be more precise while refurbishing the bridge, which saves time and money.

The trails wind through juniper and pinyon trees, over slickrock and mixed terrain and offer spectacular views into the canyons below.

Come join in on the celebrations and activities like pancake breakfasts, 5K races, flag ceremonies, musket demonstrations, canoe rentals, and even civil war style drills.

After a long wait, links to the newest 2016-17 versions of the Science Open Educational Resources (OER) Textbooks are available on the Utah State Board of Education Science website (http://schools.utah.gov/CURR/science/OER.aspx).

You could see as many as 100 mountain goats on Aug. 6. And you might not need binoculars to see them. At some past viewing events, goats have gotten as close as 35 feet to those viewing them.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 27, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has appointed Douglas Nielsen as a judge on the 4th District Juvenile Court.

Cougars and bobcats are doing well in Utah. For that reason, Division of Wildlife Resources biologists are recommending only minor changes for Utah's 2016?2017 cougar hunting season.

Teacher preparation is a top issue among education leaders?not just for K-12, but for higher education as well.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 18, 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 victims of the attack on police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 18, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed all eight bills passed by the Utah State Legislature during the July special session.

"Our long traditions of collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship have earned us a spotlight on the nation's economic map, and businesses have noticed," said Gov. Gary Herbert.

Utah State University?s recently opened Brigham City academic building joins nine other USU buildings in attaining LEEDŽ Gold certification.

While high-elevation waters throughout Utah provide quality fishing in the summer, the Uinta Mountains and Boulder Mountain top the list.

Public health officials have decided to close Utah Lake, effective immediately, due to a large, harmful algal bloom that may pose a serious health risk to the public and animals.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 15, 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 the victims of the terrorist attack in Nice, France.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 15, 2016) - Allegations of misconduct were recently raised related to the county commission primary race in Wayne County. If proven to be accurate these allegations may have impacted the final outcome of the election.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 15, 2016) - Allegations of misconduct were recently raised related to the county commission primary race in Wayne County. If proven to be accurate these allegations may have impacted the final outcome of the election.

In its annual survey of the 529 college-savings plan landscape, Morningstar said Utah residents also should look to UESP rather than seek out another state's 529 plan to save for their child's higher education expenses.

The Utah Driver License Division began issuing updated driver's licenses and ID this week, aimed to enhance security and protect Utahns from fraud, and Gov. Gary R. Herbert was first in line to renew his driver's license Monday.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 11, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a call for a special session of the Utah State Legislature. The session will be held on July 13 to consider measures related to unmanned aircrafts near wildland fires, the Utah State Fairpark and other issues.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 8, 2016) - Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert has authorized the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the State of Utah at all state facilities as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in Dallas, Texas.

SALT LAKE CITY (July 7, 2016) - Lt. Gov. Spencer J. Cox has announced changes to his office staff.

This year, Utah?s FAFSA completions increased 5.5%. This number could have increased due to Utah joining the FAFSA Collective Impact Initiative last year

"Riding with the Stars" is the theme and Antelope Island State Park will be the venue for the 23rd Annual Antelope by Moonlight Bike Ride to be held on July 15th

The Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation is accepting applications for the Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant, formerly the Utah Waypoint Grant.

Construction is moving forward on Mountain View Corridor from 5400 South to 4100 South in West Valley City.

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