Gary R. Herbert

Governor narrows search for new prison boss

Gov. Gary Herbert has narrowed the search for a new state Department of Corrections executive director to three people. Read more »

March 5, 2013


Governor celebrates faith, prayers, miracles during interfaith blessing ceremony

Gov. Gary R. Herbert joined a number of Utah religious leaders as a Native American holy man evoked a blessing from the Creator, Mother Earth and the four winds at the... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2013

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What Utah families need to know throughout the legislative session

Over the past few months the Deseret News has been preparing to cover this year's session of the Utah Legislature by identifying issues that matter to Utah's families.... Read more »

Jan. 27, 2013


Education system needs big medicine

Lawmakers keep making minor changes to education that have only created a bloated and outdated bureaucracy, rendering it ineffective. The problem with education is its... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2013


Boeing opens new Utah facility, adding 100 jobs

What was once an empty cabinet manufacturing plant is now home to a facility that will build high-tech components for commercial jet aircraft. Read more »

Jan. 11, 2013

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Unique choices for inauguration prayers nationally and locally produce firsts

A couple of firsts happened this week in the tradition of having prayers open and close the inauguration ceremonies of elected leaders in Utah and the nation's capital. Read more »

Jan. 10, 2013


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