The State of Utah continues to experience a significant demand for additional teachers due to a combination of growth in student numbers and high levels of teacher attrition. The gap between teachers being trained in the State and those needing to be hir
World AIDS Day is observed every year on December 1st. The World Health Organization established World AIDS Day in 1988. World AIDS Day provides governments, national AIDS programs, faith organizations, community organizations, and individuals with an opp
Utah Energy Forum comes together regularly to discuss emerging issues and educate on new energy developments. Documents and information can be found at energy.utah.gov
The Utah GIS Portal is a statewide resource for sharing information pertaining to digital mapping and related technologies. This site catalogs freely available GIS datasets, data standards, online digital maps, GIS projects and initiatives, upcoming event
Remarks were given in Park City on November 29, 2007.
Over 10 million pounds of brine shrimp have been harvested through November 27th in the current harvesting season. Updates are posted weekly.
Sand Mountain is one of the featured sites on Utah GeoSights.
Niels Fugal and Sons has submitted a permit renewal application to continue operation of the Class IVb landfill located at 4465 West 8800 North, American Fork, Utah. The Class IVb landfill receives waste described in the permit application as 70% rock and
Permits are already on sale for Christmas tree cutting in the state's national forests. Find out the details.
Get all the latest information about the state of Utah in the 2008 Fact Book produced by the Governor's Office of Economic Development.
Salt Lake City, Utah?The Utah Judicial Council voted today to recommend legislation that would create a more independent Justice Court system. At today?s Council meeting, Utah Supreme Court Justice Ronald E. Nehring presented the final report by the Justi
Visit with the project team tonight between 6 and 8 pm at Vineyard Elementary.
On Saturday, December 1, 2007, the Dixie National Forest, in conjunction with their partners in the Family Hiking Series (the Bureau of Land Management, Cedar Breaks National Monument, Cedar City Parks and Recreation, and Southern Utah University), will s
December 6th in Blanding
Come celebrate the Range Creek exhibit currently on loan to Edge of the Cedars from the Utah Museum of Natural History and Powell Museum! Join CEU Prehistoric Museum Curator, Karen Green, as she presents a history of the Fremont
See tips that were provided during Winter Weather Preparedness Week.
The Consolidated Plan for the Mountainland Association of Governments is available for public comment through December 7, 2007. The plan is expected to be finalized for submission to the State of Utah on December 20th.
This clinic offered by the USU Extension Office and other partners will be held on December 1st in Salem, Utah.
Visit this new website developed in partnership with the Utah Office of Tourism to see what is happening in Juab County.
Get the latest occupational safety information from this Labor Commission publication.
The Governor has authorized the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah to be lowered in honor of Senator Ed Mayne. The flags shall be flown at half-staff on all state-owned facilities on the day of interment.
Begin now to make your backyard a friendly place for wildlife. The Department of Natural Resources and Utah State University have developed this guide to help you design a residential yard that supports and attracts native birds, mammals, reptiles, and a
Register online for courses leading to water and wastewater certifications.
Read the latest article on cold weather fishing on Utah's Bear Lake in the Wildlife Review Magazine. Ice fishing here for the Bonneville whitefish is some of the best anywhere.
The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food has received special funding in the amount of $2.5 million to help purchase grass seed as part of the unprecedented rehabilitation of grazing lands burned in the Milford Flat Fire in Beaver and Millard Counties
The Utah Arts Council is pleased to announce the winners of the 2008 Visual Arts Fellowships: Utah artists Adam Bateman of Salt Lake City and Eileen Doktorski of Logan.
Interim Highlights is a monthly publication of the Utah State Legislature, covering issues addressed during their monthly interim meetings.
Among the changes that will take place on the first of the year are:
* The state sales tax rate has been reduced from 4.75% to 4.65%.
* The tax on food and food ingredients has been reduced to 3.0% statewide. This includes the state rate of 1.
Two new license plate designs featuring the Utah "Life Elevated" logo are becoming standard issue plates.
This issue of Workforce News deals with the number and employment size of establishments in the three-county area.
Th is issue discusses the employment size
of companies in the Wasatch North region. Read about the small employers of northern Utah.
After three and a half years of being closed for renovation the Utah State Capitol will be opening again to the public! The Capitol has been seismically retrofitted and restored to the original architect?s specifications. In order to celebrate this event,
With the state of Utah at basically full employment, a major talent recruiting
initiative by the Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED), in conjunction with the private sector and other state agencies, has been developed over the past several m
Learn more about The Climate Registry and Utah's involvement as a board member. Hear about the advantages to local industries and organizations who sign on as a Utah Founder. National experts will also be on hand to answer questions.
Date: November 20
Dean Wilson of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources discusses Utah's wild turkeys in this edition of Utah Wildlife Radio. Register by November 23rd for the upcoming turkey hunting clinic. The 2008 Wild Turkey Draw begins on November 28th.
Read about the State's strategy for more efficient energy use in transportation.
Find the latest drilling, production, and price data for oil and gas.
The Census of Agriculture, taken every five years, is a complete count of U.S. farms and ranches and the people who operate them. The Census looks at land use and ownership, operator characteristics, production practices, income and expenditures and many
Utah is one of the first states to have a statewide collaborative initiative to address climate change issues. This new web resource will provide a single point of entry to all climate-related activities involving state government.
The Utah Department of Community and Culture provides a multitude of services to citizens across the state. Its divisions include the Utah State Library, Museum Services, Ethnic Services, Housing, and the Utah Arts Commission.
Use this map to quickly find agricultural extension offices across the state of Utah.
Monthly brownbag discussions are sponsored by the Center for Multicultural Health.