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A Unified Community Fosters Economic Opportunity

Driving through unique Uintah Basin you’ll witness scenic vistas, Vernal’s famed pink dinosaur statue, and a growing presence of business establishments. Though you’ll see the evidence of a growing economy, the partnerships that help the area flourish may not be quite as obvious.

The Uintah CountyBasin’s business, education, and government leaders have come together to help move the area’s More...

Homelessness on the Decline in Utah

We often lump those who are homeless into one category based on myths and stereotypes. The reality is there are many faces of homelessness. In fact, they are our neighbors: 88 percent of Utah's homeless population lived in Utah when they became homeless.

Although the causes of homelessness are complex, there are solutions.More...

Four Biggest Myths of the Unemployment Rate

I work and report upon the unemployment rate here in Utah and can attest through feedback and public comments that the unemployment rate can be a misunderstood statistic. There are several myths I have viewed that surround the public’s perception of the unemployment rate. First some basics. Every month, the federal government conducts More...