Each year since 2008, the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has ranked Utah as the No. 1 state for economic outlook in its Rich States, Poor States, ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index.
The economic outlook rank is a...May 28, 2013
A report released during last Thursday's Medicaid Expansion Options Community Workgroup meeting will provide information for Utah policy makers as they consider whether to expand Utah’s Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act (...May 28, 2013
The first Utah class graduated from the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program on May 22. Participating business owners were chosen last November after an in-depth application and interviewing process with national representatives f...May 28, 2013
The HCA Mountain Division is one of 65 health systems that recently achieved a place in the top quintile (20 percent) nationwide. Modern Healthcare recognized the 15 Top Health Systems in the country along with 50 others that together represent...May 28, 2013
Woodside Homes held a grand opening for Stonehaven, its new home community in the Foxboro North neighborhood in North Salt Lake—one of the largest master-planned communities in Utah.
Stonehaven offers eight floor plans that range from...May 28, 2013
The following is information on farm labor statistics, as reported by the United States Department of Agriculture:
Mountain Region II (includes Utah, Nevada, and Colorado): Farm operators hired 21 thousand workers the week of April 7-...May 24, 2013
When planning a restaurant launch, proprietors probably focus primarily on a theme, menu choices and inviting décor. But the day-to-day operation of a successful business also depends on the bottom line as well as adherence to regulation...May 24, 2013
Farmington — H&M, Hennes & Mauritz, opened a new store at Station Park in Farmington on May 23. The store will offer collections for ladies, men, young ladies and young men, with separate “store within store” sections ...May 24, 2013
Brighton Bank named LYNDA ROBINSON has been vice president. Robinson will continue serving as the bank auditor. She has served as assistant vice president, assistant bank auditor and operations officer and has been with the bank since 1991.
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Washington D.C. — Fiscal year 2011 marked the first decrease in per student public education spending since the U.S. Census Bureau began collecting data on an annual basis in 1977, according to new statistics released today (dollars not a...May 23, 2013
Smith’s Food & Drug celebrated the remodel of its grocery store at 845 E. 4500 South in Salt Lake on Wednesday with a ribbon cutting attended by government leaders, Smith’s executives and the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce.
T...May 23, 2013
Provo – Veracity Networks, a Utah telecommunications provider, announced the launch of its new national Multi-Protocol Layer Switching (MPLS), a customizable telecommunication system designed to integrate companies with multiple locations...May 23, 2013
Salt Lake City —Varian Medical Systems has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its diagnostic x-ray image processing workstation, which combines radio frequency (RF) and digital radiography (DR) ...May 23, 2013
Salt Lake City — As the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law prepares to break ground on its new home this June, the Alternative Visions Fund of the Chicago Community Trust announced a $4.5 million gift to the college.
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St. George — SkyWest, Inc. entered into an agreement with Embraer for the purchase of 100 new E175 dual-class regional jet aircraft. Of the 100 aircraft, 40 are considered firm deliveries and the remaining 60 aircraft are considered condi...May 22, 2013