Utah Government Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Hot enough for you? Looking back at Utah's hottest recorded temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KSL-TV

    Summer is already off to a hot start with temperatures across Utah well above 90 degrees and even nearing 110 degrees in southern Utah. It may seem hot, but it's not nearly as bad as the Utah record book.

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  2. Utahns' high-end lightsabers earn nearly $110K on KickstarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KSL-TV

    With 34 days left to go, a Utah team's Kickstarter for fully-customizable lightsabers has already brought in nearly $110,000. Shon Whitney, one of the three engineers behind the Kyberlight project , said he and his friends have been interested in lightsabers for years.

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  3. Director calls DEA raid of his treatment center 'an abuse of power'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    An estimated 50 agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration raided a northern Utah drug and alcohol treatment center Wednesday, seizing potential evidence. The raid was part of a multi-jurisdictional investigation headed by the Utah Department of Human Services, which issued an order to the Sherwood Hills Recovery Resort to cease operations in 10 days.

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  4. Photos: Thunderbirds arrive for this weekend's a Warriors Over the Wasatcha air showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds arrive at Hill Air Force Base in northern Utah on Thursday, June 23, 2016, for the "Warriors Over the Wasatch" open house and air show, which takes place on Saturday, June 25, and Sunday, June 26. Members of the Air Force watch as the Thunderbirds arrive at Hill Air Force Base on Thursday for the "Warriors Over the Wasatch" open house and air show, which takes place Saturday and Sunday. Organizers say the the free event promises to offer more than ever before.

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  5. Photos: Thunderbirds arrive for this weekend's 'Warriors Over the Wasatch' air showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds arrive at Hill Air Force Base in northern Utah on Thursday, June 23, 2016, for the "Warriors Over the Wasatch" open house and air show, which takes place on Saturday, June 25, and Sunday, June 26. Members of the Air Force watch as the Thunderbirds arrive at Hill Air Force Base on Thursday for the "Warriors Over the Wasatch" open house and air show. Members of the Air Force watch as the Thunderbirds arrive at Hill Air Force Base on Thursday for the "Warriors Over the Wasatch" open house and air show, which takes place Saturday and Sunday.

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  6. Cache County drug rehab facility shut down for alleged violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Sherwood Hills has been operating under probationary status with DHS since last fall, when a notice of agency action was issued against the facility for several alleged administrative and procedural problems.

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  7. GOP gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Johnson rolls out plans for first 100 days in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    Republican candidate for governor Jonathan Johnson, Gov. Gary Herbert's challenger in Tuesday's primary election, rolled out his plans for his first 100 days in office and said the race is still up for grabs. "I don't think it's decided," Johnson, chairman of Overstock.com, said at a news conference held at the Capitol Thursday, promising his campaign "will be in a full-tilt sprint until 8 p.m. on June 28." Polls have shown Johnson trailing the governor, who took office in 2009 and is seeking his second full term, although Johnson's campaign has released internal polling showing a closer race.

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  8. Northern Utah rehab center loses license after federal raidRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Washington Times

    A drug rehab center in northern Utah has lost its license to operate as the result of a multi-agency raid. The Herald Journal reports that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, along with officials from the Utah Department of Human Services entered the Sherwood Hills Recovery Resort in Wellsville on Wednesday while delivering the revocation order and a warrant to investigate possible drug violations.

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  9. Worthy of celebration: 99-year history of workers' safety in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    This year, during the week of June 20, many employers and other organizations throughout Utah celebrate and encourage workplace safety. In 2013, the Utah state legislature passed a resolution that designated the fourth week of June as Utah Workplace Safety Week.

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  10. Coalition requests federal investigation of Utah funding for Oakland portRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Moab Times-Independent

    A coalition of nine groups, including law firms and organizations throughout Utah and the West, has formally requested a federal investigation into Utah's allocation of $53 million to buy throughput capacity at an Oakland, California, deep-water shipping terminal.

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  11. Gov. Herbert raises $1.3M ahead of primary battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KSL-TV

    Gov. Gary Herbert has continued on a massive fundraising tear in the past few months, raising more than $1 million over the past two months as he tries to fend off a re-election challenge next week from Overstock.com board chairman Jonathan Johnson for the Republican nomination. The latest campaign finance reports show Herbert has raked in five-figure donations from wealthy Utah residents, real estate developers, power companies and more.

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  12. Nearly 70% of Utahns say Donald Trump doesn't have 'proper temperament' to be presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KSL-TV

    Nearly 70 percent of Utah voters believe Donald Trump doesn't have "the proper temperament" to be president, and most also think the GOP's presumptive nominee is less qualified than Democrat Hillary Clinton, according to a new poll. The UtahPolicy.com poll responses released Wednesday also found that 43 percent of Utahns believe Clinton, the former secretary of state, senator and first lady, will win the White House in November.

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  13. Letter: Hatch gives lip service to wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In his recent op-ed, Sen. Orrin Hatch is correct when he states that an issue of pressing concern to Utahns is management of federal lands. That's where his accuracy ends.

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  14. Portrait of Utah: Still young but growing in diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Deseret News

    Youth, population growth and increasing diversity are at the heart of new 2015 population estimates for Utah officially released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. Utah remains the youngest state in the country, having a median age of 30.7, compared with the median age of the U.S. of 37.8. Utah and Cache counties are both among the 10 youngest counties in the nation, with median ages of 24.5 and 24.9, respectively.

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  15. More Spencer CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    San Juan County Voting You know how it is these days with voting rights and the Republican majority: The elite know best and "democracy" is a bad word. So, it's refreshing to see the scrappy Navajos of San Juan County fighting for their right to vote - a right they gained in 1957 only after a federal judge forced Utah to allow it.

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  16. Photos: Ancestry opens new headquarters in LehiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Deseret News

    Sierra Denison, digital imaging specialist, uses a flex scanner while working at Ancestry's new headquarters in Lehi on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Ancestry, the world's leading provider of online family history and personal DNA testing, opens its new headquarters in Lehi.

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  17. Nearly 70 percent of Utahns say Trump lacks 'proper temperament' for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Deseret News

    Nearly 70 percent of Utah voters believe Donald Trump doesn't have "the proper temperament" to be president, and most also think the GOP's presumptive nominee is less qualified than Democrat Hillary Clinton. The new UtahPolicy.com poll by Dan Jones & Associates also found that 43 percent of Utahns believe Clinton, the former secretary of state, senator and first lady, will win the White House in November.

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  18. (The Dalai Lama waves goodbye to the crowd after speaking at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    But the Tibetan Buddhist leader touched on many more topics - from the afterlife to Chinese relations and the value of science - during a question-and-answer session. Here are some of his responses: "That is sufficient reason to feel sad, but then think that sadness will not bring your father back," he said.

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  19. Natalie Gochnour: Count My Vote victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Deseret News

    Utah's primary election is a week away, but it's already time to celebrate. Thanks to the Count My Vote compromise , more candidates appear on the primary election ballot this year.

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  20. (Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake Tribune) Attorney John Harrington, of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Attorney John Harrington, of Holland & Hart LLP, left, speaks at a news conference in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. The ACLU of Utah and co-counsel Holland & Hart will file a lawsuit in 3rd District Court over what it calls Utah's failing indigent defense system.

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