Visitors can touch actual rock and fossil specimens, including a 150 million-year-old dinosuar bone. Other exhibits include a fossil lab, fluorescent minerals room and a children's lab
Mon, 06 Jul 2015
Boat-in camping, sandy beaches, off-highway vehicle riding and warm waters lure visitors to Yuba Reservoir. Developed and primitive camping areas are available at Oasis and Painted Rocks
Thu, 02 Jul 2015
The sprawling waters of Starvation Reservoir offer great fishing and boating. Enjoy sandy beaches and a grassy day-use area for picnics and volleyball.
Tue, 30 Jun 2015
Gandy Warm Springs is a refreshing oasis of tiny waterfalls, pools, caves, and crystal clear streams with water temperatures up to 81 degrees F located on the western edge of Snake Valley
Tue, 23 Jun 2015
Year-round adventure awaits at Wasatch Mountain State Park. Camp, hike, mountain bike, golf, explore off-highway vehicle and horseback trails and more on over 23,000 acres.
Wed, 17 Jun 2015
Cinnamon-colored buttes provide a backdrop for this quiet desert oasis. Popular with locals, this warm-water reservoir is ideal for waterskiing, fishing and camping.
Gov. Gary Herbert, along with a number of business executives and government officials, hosted a reception promoting Utah as a vacation destination and celebrating Delta Air Lines' new nonstop flight between Amsterdam and Salt Lake City.
Thu, 11 Jun 2015
The Utah Department of Transportation and Layton City are working together to tailor solutions to meet the city?s unique traffic challenges. One of the main challenges is near Hill Field Road and the interchange with Interstate 15.
Thu, 04 Jun 2015
Ride 16,000 acres of open sand and trails or launch a boat and water ski, fish, swim or relax on sandy beaches. Camp overnight in one of three campgrounds.
Wed, 03 Jun 2015
The Utah Department of Health (UDOH) and Safe Kids Utah encourage parents and caregivers to be prepared with simple safety tips to keep kids safe and having fun.
There will be limited lane closures on Bangerter and the on- and off-ramps, but all directions will remain open.
Sat, 30 May 2015
New Utah History podcast features the tale of Old Ephraim.
Fri, 29 May 2015
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
Thu, 28 May 2015
The next land sale auction for Utah State Trust Lands Administration will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015.
Tue, 26 May 2015
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.
Fri, 15 May 2015
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."
Thu, 14 May 2015
Come join us for a day of conversation and inspiration, as we talk with brilliant and awesome women in education, technology, and business leadership!
Matheson stresses that "Environmental issues are critical for Utah quality of life."
Wed, 29 Apr 2015
SALT LAKE CITY (April 22, 2015) - Last Friday, the latest job report showed Utah's economy continues its strong performance. New rankings released this week indicate Utah's economy is one of the strongest in the nation.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015
Chief Economist Carrie Mayne talks about Utah's Job Numbers. She explains where we are improving and which industries have been growing the most.
Thu, 16 Apr 2015
"The First Lady and I extend our deepest condolences to members of the Bangerter family, and express gratitude on behalf of all Utahns for his service to the state as governor, as a legislator and as Speaker of the Utah House"
Thu, 16 Apr 2015
Over 940,000 Utahns are registered for today's Great Utah Shakeout. Be ready Utah!
Tue, 14 Apr 2015
The state level Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition, hosted by the Utah National Guard, was held April 10-12 at Camp Williams to determine the total-soldier-concept warriors to advance to the regional competition.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015
Utah again earns the top spot for states with the best economic outlook, followed by North Dakota, Indiana, North Carolina and Arizona, according to the newest edition of Rich States, Poor States
Fri, 03 Apr 2015
Quite a few thrilling features will set this year's summit apart from the rest, including stories about scaling actual mountain summits. The Governor's 9th Annual Economic Summit will be held Friday, April 17
Fri, 03 Apr 2015
President Obama arrived at Hill Air Force Base last night and will continue his visit to Utah today
Tue, 31 Mar 2015
The Governor's State of Sport Awards showcase the highest achievements in Utah individual and team sports during the 2014 calendar year as voted on by you, the fans and citizens of the great state of Utah.
Fri, 27 Mar 2015
Northern Utah County is developing at a rapid pace, emerging as a new frontier of the high-tech industry. In addition to retail attractions such as Cabela's and the Outlets at Traverse Mountain, the area around I-15 at Timpanogos Highway
Tue, 17 Mar 2015
Major I-15 construction for The Point project is now underway, including work on I-15 between Draper and Lehi, the14600 South interchange and along the Frontage Roads to I-15.
Fri, 13 Mar 2015
Gov. Herbert signed SB 296 Antidiscrimination and Religious Freedom Amendments into law Thursday night during a public ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda. SB 296 addresses LGBT discrimination and religious freedoms.
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
Having passed almost 300 bills already, this year's legislative session is almost over. Watch the final sessions live at le.utah.gov
Wed, 04 Mar 2015
?Of all my duties as Governor, I would be hard-pressed to name another more significant than honoring those whose sacrifices have helped make our freedoms possible, as well as to salute their families? said Gov. Herbert.
Wed, 04 Mar 2015
This video provides a brief explanation of UDOT's Long-Range Transportation Plan and the planning process.
Tue, 03 Mar 2015
A commitment to responsibly growing the recreation economy is a key driver behind Utah being a bastion for both the outdoor industry and the tourism based recreation economy.
Mon, 02 Mar 2015
This year, instead of packing up the family and joining the throngs waiting in endless lines at theme parks, head for Utah, the only place on earth where you can easily explore five national parks in a single, epic week.
Fri, 27 Feb 2015
With two of the top projects located on I-15, UDOT recommends motorists rethink how they commute to reduce delays by carpooling, using transit, adjusting work schedules to leave earlier or stay later, or telecommuting.
Mon, 23 Feb 2015
If you want to experience the thrill of hunting a strutting, gobbling tom turkey, but you don't have a hunting permit yet, no problem ? permits to participate in Utah's general turkey hunt are now on sale.
Wed, 18 Feb 2015
Earlier this month, in Salt Lake and Orem, foster parents gathered with Utah Foster Care to discuss myths, realities and common questions and answers about foster parenting.
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
Gov. Gary R. Herbert delivers the 2015 State of the State Address, continuing to focus on important priorities for the state, including education, the economy and healthcare.
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
Governor Gary Herbert will deliver the annual State of the State address on January 28, 2015 at 6:30pm.