The Division of Wildlife Resources has finished conducting surveys of Gunnison's prairie dogs in southeastern Utah. Other state wildlife agencies in Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona are also finishing identical surveys within their boundaries.
Come apply for a U.S. passport! Bring a birth certificate, previous passport, or a naturalization certificate (if you are foreign born). Bring a valid state or government photo ID. Bring a check or money order. You can get passport pictures at the fair. C
On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created.
The Utah State Library (USL) celebrated its 50th anniversary with a gala event hosted by Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr. and First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman at the Governor?s Mansion on September 13, 2007. The State Library began in the Governor?s Mansion horse
The South Davis Transit DEIS is being conducted to identify the best transit solution and or solutions for South Davis County. A joint stakeholder and public involvement program has been developed as part of the South Davis Transit plan and you can partic
The Utah Pandemic Flu Plan was completed in August and is now available online.
The 2007 Survivorship Summit will
offer concurrent sessions on both Adult
and Childhood Cancers.
Helpful information on survivorship
will be addressed by medical personnel
Register for 2007 Youth Pheasant Hunts. Date of hunts: Nov. 10, 2007. We will take applications until slots are filled.
Gold Medal Schools have safe routes to school, offer healthy food choices, encourage physical activity, fight tobacco use, and reward kids with non-food items. Each school determines the pace of the program with help from mentors, principals, a teacher or
Most first-time home buyers are familiar with various types of insurance (e.g., auto, life), but are unaware of what title insurance is, and the role it plays in real estate transactions. In the rush to close such transactions as quickly as possible, titl
At this workshop, business and industry professionals will help you learn the skills you need to help you run a successful small business.
State oversight of radioactive materials in Utah adequately protects public health, according to the preliminary audit findings of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
"We are very satisfied with the results," said Dane Finerfrock, director of
The Division of Consumer Protection is asking Utah consumers to go online to www.donotcall.gov or call 1-888-382-1222 to check the status of their phone number registration with the National Do Not Call Registry. The Federal Trade Commission is warning co
School kids playing outside during recess on hazy winter days can breathe a little easier in the wake of a Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)-participating study.
Preliminary findings of a 2006-07 pilot study at Greenville Elementary in Cache Co
Fish are important in a healthy diet. They are a lean, low-calorie source of protein. However, some fish from specific areas in Utah may contain chemicals that could pose health risks. When contaminant levels are unsafe, Utah Public Health Officials issue
This year with the Child Passenger Safety Week parents are reminded to use a child safety seat in the back of their vehicles, restrain their child properly and in accordance with their size and age. The National Seat Check Saturday will take place on Sept
The 2007 version of the Data Book for higher education in Utah provides detailed statistics and information on Utah's system of colleges and universities. This year's version is only being provided online or on CD.
Utah documentarian Craig Denton has focused his camera's lens on the Bear River, along its circular path and in all of its moods. In this work, he has attempted to give the river a voice and alert those of us living in the arid west that it is time to ret
The men and women who prowl the Internet to make it safe for Utah children are being recognized for their efforts. The National Law Center for Children and Families is giving the "Child Defender" Award to the Utah Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) T
This year's conference will be held at the Zermatt Resort in Midway on September 18th and 19th. Also visit http://aging.utah.edu/ugs/fallconference2007.html for additional information.
If you want to apply for a cougar hunting permit for Utah's upcoming season, you'll have to apply on the Internet.
The Division of Wildlife Resources will not accept paper applications for limited entry cougar permits this year.
You can apply for a
Workplace safety, new minimum wage laws and the latest appellate court decisions are all featured in the latest edition of the On-the-Job news bulletin.
Visit the Utah Cancer Action Network website for more information about prostate cancer as well as news about all forms of cancer.
MyLibraryDV is a unique video-on-demand service created by Recorded Books in partnership with your local library. You can access hundreds of hours of DVD-quality programming such as cooking with America's Test Kitchen, travel with Rick Steves' Europe, lea
September 21 - 22;
JOHNSTON?S ARMY ADVENTURE CAMP: Boy Scouts travel back in time to 1861 and enter the world of a soldier at Camp Floyd, Utah Territory. As a newly enlisted private, scouts don a uniform and shoulder muskets. The Adventure Camp experien
Utah Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., declared the week of Sept. 9-15 as Utah State University Cooperative Extension Week. Huntsman's declaration states that Extension is dedicated to improving the quality of life for Utahns by responding to diverse issues wit
Visit some of the top vacation spots in Utah this fall!
Fun, frolic, and entertainment begins today at the state fairpark in Salt Lake City
The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (TOSH) in partnership with the Arthritis Foundation and the Utah Arthritis Program are bringing the Healthy Living with Arthritis Seminars back. The seminars will take place Sept 10-13, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.
Get a kit, make a plan, and be informed.
This site offers games and activities for kids of all ages.
Chief Justice of the Utah Supreme Court Christine M. Durham has been named recipient of the 2007 William H. Rehnquist Award for Judicial Excellence by the National Center for State Courts.
Details available for the November 6th special election.
The Communication and History Departments of the University of Utah announce a symposium that will explore the ways in which "wired" media technologies?including telegraph, radio, television, film, and the internet?have taken shape at least partly in resp
The Utah Birth Defect Network (UBDN) seeks to prevent birth defects and secondary disabilities by monitoring occurrence, conducting research, providing education and outreach.
The 2007 Metro
Utah Employee Benefi ts Study was conducted to defi ne, analyze and discover the incidence, participation and
cost of benefi ts offered to employees in four-county metropolitan Utah.
This report summarizes the findings from the Utah 2007 Prevention Needs Assessment Survey that was conducted as part of the Student Health and Risk Prevention (SHARP) Statewide Survey. The survey was administered to students in grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 in
Help teach 4th graders about water quality and aquatic macroinvertebrates using hands-on activities.
Check the latest community events going on in Utah.
Access a map of public arts in Utah.