Utah Government Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Utah's $1.9 billion claim from mine spill reveals no detailsRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Navajo Times

    Utah's $1.9 billion claim against the Environmental Protection Agency for a multi-state mine waste spill says Utah's water, soil and wildlife were damaged, but it offers no specifics. The claim stems from the release of 3 million gallons of wastewater from the inactive Gold King Mine in southwestern Colorado in August 2015.

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  2. Online lender expanding into Utah, plans to hire 500 in 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | KSL-TV

    In a move announced Thursday, San Francisco-based financial-tech company Earnest will expand into Utah, with plans to spend $5.6 million on a new office and hire 500 employees over the next five years. "We're excited to announce that our second location will be in Utah," said Earnest CEO and co-founder Louis Beryl.

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  3. Utah approves signature-gathering for 2018 medical marijuana initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Backers of legalization say they hope to gather the nearly 113,000 signatures required to land on statewide ballot before the Utah Legislature convenes in January. Marijuana plants in a grow house in Colorado, in 2013.

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  4. 4 news Eight bats test positive for rabies, Utah officials confirmBy kelly gifford 11m agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Incidents in at least five Utah counties have health officials urging residents to make sure their pets and livestock are up to date on rabies vaccinations. File photo of a bat caught in Utah.

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  5. Utah's $1.9 billion claim from Gold King Mine spill reveals no detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Denver Post

    Claim stems from the release of 3 million gallons of wastewater from the inactive Gold King Mine in southwestern Colorado in August 2015 In this Aug. 12, 2015, photo, the water of the Cement Creek is yellow-tinged as it flows down a valley just downstream from the Gold King Mine, where a wastewater accident several days earlier had occurred, outside Silverton, Colo. Farmers, business owners and residents initially said they suffered $1.2 billion in lost income, property damage and personal injuries from the 2015 spill at the Gold King Mine.

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  6. 6 environment Utah's $1.9 billion claim from Gold King Mine spill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Dan Bender, with the La Plata County Sheriff's Office, takes a water sample from the Animas River near Durango, Colo., Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said that a cleanup team was working with heavy equipment Wednesday to secure an entrance to the Gold King Mine.

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  7. 2 editorials Tribune Editorial: Time for a woman to represent Utah in the U.S. Capitol13m agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune Current and former women Utah legislators pose for a photograph with the Martha Hughes Cannon statue outside the state capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah Wednesday August 15, 2012. The women gathered at the capitol for a screening of the KUED documentary on Martha Hughes Cannon who was the first women state senator in the United States.

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  8. How the solar eclipse is raising gas prices in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune Gas prices are expected to climb in the coming weeks, a likely reaction to the interest in seeing the solar eclipse. "West Coast refineries are ramping up production in anticipation of the Aug. 21 eclipse, which will draw more than a million sky-watchers to Oregon, Idaho and Wyoming," said AAA Utah spokesman John Moreno.

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  9. ACLU warns Utah's members of Congress not to block social media usersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo Rep. Mia Love has blocked two identified constituents from her Facebook page in what the ACLU says is an unconstitutional violation of First Amendment rights. The civil-rights group has sent warning letters to all Utah members of Congress.

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  10. This is how Utah continues to keep the American dream aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Deseret News

    The Utah State Capitol is located on Capitol Hill, overlooking downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. It is the home of the Utah State Legislature, the Governor of Utah, Lieutenant Governor of Utah, the Utah Attorney General, the Utah State Treasurer, and the Utah State Auditor.

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  11. Utah artisans are crafting empowerment through Craft Lake CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Deseret News

    The Craft Lake City mascot walks around during Craft Lake City at the Gallivan Center in 2016. Crafters and patrons can attend Craft Lake City this year at the Gallivan Center from Aug. 11-13.

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  12. Sweet Home UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    James Harman w/ Tony Holiday & the Velvetones, Jordan Matthew Young Friday, Aug. 11, 9 p.m. The State Room 638 S. State 801-596-3560 $15 21+ thestateroom.com In addition to the blues, Tony Holiday's got jet lag. It's 9:30 p.m. and his plane from Chicago landed only a few minutes ago.

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  13. Governor's film office celebrates "one million hires" for movie and TV productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | WNED

    The Cuomo Administration is celebrating a milestone in the state's film tax credit program. It says one million hires have been supported by the program.

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  14. Emery School District upgrades websitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Emery County Progress

    HUNTINGTON: The Emery School District is rolling out a new website for the district office and each of its 10 schools at www.emeryschools.org which will be fully operational by the start of the new school year. The new resource for use by all district stakeholders is part of a larger progressive philosophy that includes a comprehensive upgrade in technology and capacity which will provide equal opportunity to all students in all schools.

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  15. ACLU tells Utah members of Congress to stop blocking people on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | KSL-TV

    The ACLU sent letters to Utah's congressional delegation Tuesday telling them that blocking constituents on social media violates their free speech rights. Complaints from Utahns in recent months about being blocked on Facebook and Twitter - specifically aimed at Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah - prompted the letters, the ACLU of Utah said.

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  16. User submitted: Southern Utah flooding and smokey sunsetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | KSL-TV

    Though many of the state's wildfires have died down, Utahns were still able to capture smokey sunsets on camera this week, along with photos of beautiful wildlife and scenery. We also received several photos and videos as storms hit southern Utah and caused flooding near Cedar City and Parowan .

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  17. Op-ed: Solar adoption in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Deseret News

    "The energy decisions we make today will have lasting consequences not only on Salt Lake's future for hosting Olympic Games, but more importantly on Utah's air, economy, health and environment. Let's invest in the future of Utah by allowing solar adoption to thrive."

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  18. (Francisco Kjolseth | Tribune file photo) Using school desks as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Using school desks as props, and surrounded by teachers of the year and Alpine School District students, Our Schools Now formally launch its tax increase initiative on June 6, 2017. Organizers announced Monday they were lowering the ballot initiative's tax numbers, to match a hope-for revenue goal of raising $700 million yearly for Utah's public schools.

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  19. Utaha s Our Schools Now initiative trims its proposed tax hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Using school desks as props, and surrounded by teachers of the year and Alpine School District students, Our Schools Now formally launch its tax increase initiative on June 6, 2017. Organizers announced Monday they were lowering the ballot initiative's tax numbers, to match a hope-for revenue goal of raising $700 million yearly for Utah's public schools.

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  20. Lt. Gov. brings the 25k job initiative tour to countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Emery County Progress

    Here in Utah, we've felt what it's like to be the fastest growing state in the nation, to have unprecedented economic growth and experience low unemployment. However, not all of Utah's communities are full participants in this economic success.

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