Utah Government Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Utah sex offender stole school bus, tried to lure ...Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | WHTC

    A convicted sex offender in Utah stole an empty school bus and tried to pick up children in a small town before residents called police and he was arrested, authorities said on Thursday. Patrick James Fredericksen, 30, found a list of names and directions aboard the vehicle when he stole it in Cleveland on Monday, said Janalee Luke of the Emery County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. Unwarranted drug database search prompts new Utah law, lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Deseret News

    A United Fire Authority assistant chief says an unwarranted police search of the state's prescription drug database that led to criminal charges against him turned his life upside down. And based largely on what happened to Marlon Jones, state lawmakers earlier this year passed a bill that makes it more difficult for law enforcement to rifle through Utahns' electronic medicine cabinets.

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  3. National volleyball tournament to be held at Salt Palace Convention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Deseret News

    The Salt Palace Convention Center will once again transform into an important place to be on the girls volleyball scene this weekend. For the second consecutive year, teams from around the country will compete Friday through Sunday in Salt Lake City at the Triple Crown National Volleyball Championships.

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  4. Utah prisoner dies when dialysis technician misses shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A Utah prisoner requiring dialysis died after the technician scheduled to treat him failed to report for work, the state's healthcare authorities said on Wednesday. Ramon Estrada, who the Salt Lake Tribune newspaper said was weeks away from being paroled after serving around 10 years for rape, died on April 5. He had not received dialysis over the two previous days, University of Utah Health Care system spokeswoman Kathy Wilets said.

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  5. Spores in Utah dust, soil can cause infant botulism, doctor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KSL-TV

    After her 1-year-old son was recently diagnosed with infant botulism, a Farmington woman wants others to be aware that babies can contract the illness from spores in the dust and soil. Julie Powell said her son, Logan, started acting very weak just before his first birthday and had difficulty sucking and swallowing.

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  6. Conference to focus on economic progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    Some economic development heavyweights will be in town next week for the Tooele Business Conference at Tooele Applied Technology College.Utah Lt.

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  7. Monson: Is the state of Utah shifting from blue to red? If not, it shouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah fans watch through the rainfall as the University of Utah Utes hosts the Arizona Wildcats, college football at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City Saturday November 22, 2014. The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah fans watch through the rainfall as the University of Utah Utes hosts the Arizona Wildcats, college football at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City Saturday November 22, 2014.

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  8. Amanda Smith to step down as head of state environmental agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Deseret News

    Amanda Smith, who has spent the last six years at the helm of the state's environmental agency shepherding oversight of protections for Utah's land, air and water, is stepping down to pursue opportunities in the private sector. Smith's departure was announced Thursday by the governor's office, with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert noting the contributions she's made through addressing contentious environmental issues via collaboration.

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  9. Amanda Smith leaving as head of Utah Department of Environmental...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Amanda Smith, center, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality is surrounded by raised hands hoping to speak in opposition to SB 21, creating revisions to the department of environmental quality boards on Wednesday, February 8, 2012. The Salt Lake Tribune) Amanda Smith, center, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality is surrounded by raised hands hoping to speak in opposition to SB 21, creating revisions to the department of environmental quality boards on Wednesday, February 8, 2012.

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  10. WiGWAG news with a twist, April 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Wisconsin Gazette

    Among the seashells, sandcastles and ocean waves at the Jersey Shore last year, beachcombers also sighted a whoopee cushion, a parking meter, human poop, an engagement announcement, a stun gun, a ski pole, a set of vampire teeth, a clay sculpture of the baby Jesus, 563 condoms, some bra padding and 3,200 tampon applicators, locally nicknamed "Jersey beach whistles" for the propensity of children to pick them up and use them that way. More than 315,000 items of such trash were picked up from New Jersey's coastline in 2014.

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  11. Utah prisoner dies after dialysis technician misses shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The London Free Press

    A Utah prisoner requiring dialysis died after the technician scheduled to treat him failed to report for work, the state's healthcare authorities said on Wednesday. Ramon Estrada, who the Salt Lake Tribune newspaper said was weeks away from being paroled after serving around 10 years for rape, died on April 5. He had not received dialysis over the two previous days, University of Utah Health Care system spokeswoman Kathy Wilets said.

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  12. Utah forecast: Wet and windy. Not Dollywood, but it'll doRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah's late-week weather may not be a trip to Dollywood , but it is one Dolly Parton would like. Sure, Friday, like Thursday, was to be punctuated by thunderstorms and showers along the Wasatch Front.

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  13. Sudance Institute Announces 2015-16 International Film Festivals in Hong Kong & LondonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sundance Institute today announced it will continue its film festivals in Hong Kong this year and London next year, with selections for each largely drawn from the Institute's renowned Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, U.S.A. These events are part of the Institute's work to share independent films with audiences abroad. The Institute has a more than 30-year legacy of discovering new films and filmmakers, which in recent years has included Academy Award winners and nominees Whiplash, Boyhood, 20 Feet from Stardom, CUTIE AND THE BOXER and Beasts of the Southern Wild, as well as Fruitvale Station, Life Itself, Ain't Them Bodies Saints, THE WAY, WAY BACK and The Invisible War.

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  14. Utah prisoner died after dialysis technician misse...Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | WHTC

    A Utah prisoner requiring dialysis died after the technician scheduled to treat him failed to report for work, the state's healthcare authorities said on Wednesday. Ramon Estrada, who the Salt Lake Tribune newspaper said was weeks away from being paroled after serving around 10 years for rape, died on April 5. He had not received dialysis over the two previous days, University of Utah Health Care system spokeswoman Kathy Wilets said.

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  15. World Trade Center Utah Teaches Companies About Global ExportingRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Utah Business

    You've got a great product, and you want your business to grow internationally. But how do you do that, and, once you've have, how do you get your product to your new clients? WTC Utah held the third in their series of ten seminars aiming to educate businesses looking to expand and export globally Wednesday morning.

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  16. EnergySolutions shouldn't store uranium before review, Herbert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Deseret News

    This week, the Utah Department of Environmental Quality announced that it would delay formal public comment and allow waste management firm EnergySolutions additional time to address important components not addressed or resolved in its draft Safety Evaluation Report to store low-level radioactive waste at its Clive facility in Tooele County. Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday he worries the depleted uranium might be more radioactive than the law allows and shouldn't be stored in the state.

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  17. Am-not-styRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    Meeting Mia Speaking of Rep. Love, she is now one of the go-to people when delegations of Utahns visit Washington, D.C. Whether she heeds constituent concerns is another issue, but you have to give her a thumbs-up for meet-ups. When Everette Bacon, a Utah representative of the National Federation of the Blind, stopped in, he and his group were led to a committee meeting Love was attending.

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  18. State delays DU comment periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    EnergySolutions will get another shot at satisfying a state consultant's concerns about their plan to store depleted uranium in Tooele County.The Utah Department of Environmental Quality announced this morning that it will delay the formal public comment on EnergySolutions' proposal to dispose of large quantities of depleted uranium at the ... (more)

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  19. 'Most Quoted Man in Utah' to Leave Post at the University of Utah's Hinckley Institute of PoliticsRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Newswise

    Kirk Jowers, a well-known professor of political science at the University of Utah who has been dubbed the "most quoted man in Utah" during a decade-long tenure as director of the Hinckley Institute of Politics, is leaving his post to pursue a career in private industry. Jowers has ushered the Hinckley Institute through a time of great change and elevated the program to a level of national prestige during his leadership role at the institute.

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  20. The Moon, Dotcom Bubbles & Utahn philosphy: how InsideSales revolutionised sellingRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Aurora Era-Banner

    If that seems a strange question, it is perhaps nothing compared to the sort that InsideSales deals with every day. Formed in 2004, the company recently attracted attention in the US by figuring out that the moon's orbit correlated with the success of company's sales departments.

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