Gary Herbert

Gov. Herbert's re-election plans still unclear after lieutenant governor pick

Gov. Gary Herbert's choice of a newcomer to state politics to serve as his lieutenant governor did little to settle the question of whether the governor plans to seek... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2013

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Gov. Herbert names Rep. Spencer Cox new lieutenant governor

Gov. Gary Herbert surprised just about everyone Tuesday by naming a relatively unknown freshman in the state House, Rep. Spencer Cox, R-Fairview, to replace Lt. Gov.... Read more »

Oct. 8, 2013


Gov. Gary Herbert to President Obama: Let Utah run national parks

Gov. Gary Herbert called on the president Tuesday to allow Utah to run national parks and monuments in the state that sit closed due to the government shutdown. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2013


Governor appoints Sharon Sipes as judge in 2nd District Juvenile Court

Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed attorney Sharon S. Sipes to fill a vacancy on the 2nd District Juvenile Court bench. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2013


Salt Lake County Council urges Herbert to shut down Davis County's Stericycle plant

The Salt Lake County Council joined clean-air advocates and neighbors of Stericycle, a medical waste incinerator in North Salt Lake, in asking the governor to explore... Read more »

Oct. 8, 2013


Parks shutdown causing economic emergency for Utah communities, county leaders say

As the government shutdown keeps a closed sign on national parks across the country, hindering local tourism, nine Utah counties have declared a state of emergency due... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2013


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