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SALT LAKE CITY (November 30, 2016) - Kristen Cox, executive director of the Utah Governor's Office of Management and Budget, will be honored Wednesday night with the prestigious 2016 Public Official of the Year award in Washington, D.C.

Gov. Herbert and First Lady Jeanette Herbert will unveil holiday decor at the Governor's Mansion. Students from Cedar Ridge Elementary School in Cedar Hills will join the governor and first lady to decorate a Christmas tree in the Governor's Mansion library.

Forbes magazine named Utah the 2016 Best State for Business and Careers. Utah has ranked no. 1 on the list six out of the last seven years, with 2016 marking the third consecutive year in the top spot.

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 28, 2016) - Governor Gary R. Herbert has ordered the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of Utah on the day of Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Eric Ellsworth's funeral, Wed., Nov. 30, 2016. The governor issued the following statement:

The International Trade & Diplomacy Office at the Governor?s Office of Economic Development will lead a trade mission to South Korea and Taiwan on March 15-23.

Have fun, see wild elk

Wed, 23 Nov 2016

The festival will be held at the Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area on Saturday, Dec. 10. Activities run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 23, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert issued the following statement following the death of Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Eric Ellsworth who was killed in the line of duty on Friday, Nov. 18:

In 2015-16, participating students earned a total 204,423 semester credits, a 3% increase over 2014-15.

SALT LAKE CITY (November 21, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed the following bills from the Utah 2016 fourth special session:

EDCUtah recently sat down with Vicki Varela, Managing Director of Tourism, Film, and Global Branding for the state of Utah.

Presidents from Utah?s public colleges and universities kick off Utah College Application Week by speaking to high school seniors about the importance of postsecondary education.

Utah received a Champion Award for the Utah Mapping & Information Partnership.

Did you know that Utah is home to a thriving population of wild turkeys? And that Thanksgiving is one of the best times of the year to get out and see them in the wild?

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 14, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a call for a special session of the Utah State Legislature. The session will be held on Nov. 16 at 4:00 p.m. The following items will be considered:

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 11, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert and Superintendent Sydnee Dickson issued the following statement in regards to recent reports of student harassment in Utah schools:

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 10, 2016) - Governor Gary R. Herbert has ordered the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of Utah on the day of West Valley City Officer Cody Brotherson?s funeral, Mon., Nov. 14, 2016. Officer Brotherson died in the line of duty on Sunday. The governor issued the following statement:

SALT LAKE CITY (November 10, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has announced appointments to his cabinet and senior staff:

Results will not be posted until polls close.

In addition to having the lowest average student debt in the country, at $18,873, Utah's public 4-year institutions rank 4th among the state for tuition and fees for 2016-17

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 7, 2016) - The Utah Elections Office is reminding voters to submit ballots to local polling locations, their county clerk?s office, or a designated drop box in their county by no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day (Nov. 8, 2016).

SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 6, 2016) ? Gov. Gary R. Herbert issued the following statement following the death of West Valley City police officer Cody Brotherson who was killed in the line of duty Sunday morning:

SALT LAKE CITY - The 3rd District Judicial Nominating Commission has selected nominees for a vacancy on the 3rd District Court. The vacancy results from the retirement of Judge Paul Maughan, effective December 1, 2016. The 3rd Judicial District includes Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele counties.

During the third annual Utah Global Forum, Gov. Gary R. Herbert announced the formation of an exploratory committee to drive the development of an inland port in Utah.

UEN gathered the following resources to help you celebrate and recognize the accomplishments of the peoples who were the original inhabitants, explorers and settlers of the United States.

Frontier Homestead State Park Museum once again celebrates the founding of Cedar City with a day of activities designed to honor the spirit of our community and those that created opportunities for our growth.

See bighorn sheep on Nov. 12

Tue, 01 Nov 2016

The Division of Wildlife Resources will host the public event on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 along an 8-mile stretch of the Green River in southeastern Utah.

The Board of Regents have selected Dr. Noelle Cockett as the 16th President of Utah State University. Dr. Cockett will succeed Dr. Stan Albrecht, who is retiring after a long, successful career in higher education.

Join us for a job and resource fair for Utah's veterans, National Guard and Reserve Service members, active duty military members and families.

Utah isn't a run of the mill state when it comes running, biking and enjoying outdoor recreation. According to data from Strava, Utahns are 10th in the nation for running and eighth for biking activity.

Halloween Safety Tips

Mon, 24 Oct 2016

Parents and drivers both need to do their part to help kids stay out harm's way on Halloween.

SALT LAKE CITY (Oct. 21, 2016) - Gov. Gary R. Herbert has appointed Robert Lunnen, Anthony Howell and Kraig Powell as judges of the 4th District Court.

Utah's September 2016 employment grew by an estimated 2.9 percent, adding 39,800 jobs to the economy as compared to September 2015. Utah's current employment level registers 1,434,200.

The 2016 report shares Utah?s unique approach in supporting parents and their children simultaneously, and distinguishing between situational and intergenerational poverty.

SALT LAKE CITY (Oct. 20, 2016) - In recognition of the second Utah Youth Justice Awareness Month, the Utah Board of Juvenile Justice (UBJJ) will highlight Utah?s dedication to youth within the juvenile justice system.

SALT LAKE CITY (Oct. 19, 2016) - On Tuesday, state leaders announced that budget forecasters accurately projected the State of Utah's 2016 revenue collections. Utah ended Fiscal Year 2016 with $18.7 million unspent. $13.7 million of that amount is automatically deposited into various state funds, such as the rainy day fund. Following the deposit available budget reserves were $519 million - the highest amount in history - plus an additional $23 million in reserves for natural disasters.

"With this continuing growth, our colleges and universities are working hard to ensure courses are available and services are maintained for all students," said Dave Buhler, Utah Commissioner of Higher Education.

Held each year at Antelope Island State Park, the Bison Roundup is a primary tool utilized to help ensure the continued health of one of the nation?s largest and oldest public bison herds.

Gov. Gary R. Herbert declared October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Utah during a special ceremony that included breast cancer survivors, patients and community partners.

The 2016 Broadband Tech Summit will be held on November 9th in Salt Lake City. The summit will take place at the Falls Event Center in Historic Trolley Square.

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