People at an open house in front of posters: The Utah Division of Water Resources held an open house in Logan Tuesday night — one of many that have been held all over the state.
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Utah Division Of Water Resources Travels The State To Talk About Water Conservation

Officials from Utah’s Division of Water Resources met with Cache Valley residents Tuesday night in an effort to continue educating Utah citizens about water conservation. The open house comes a day after Governor Gary Herbert declared Utah in a state of emergency due to drought.

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Let’s imagine you make raspberry jam to die for.  It started as a hobby, though every time you take a jar to neighbors, they exclaim, “You could sell this stuff!” Maybe you could. Is it just a dream? How do you get started? What do you do next?

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Authorities have found two additional letters a Navy veteran in Utah sent to members of President Donald Trump's administration containing the substance from which the poison ricin is derived, federal prosecutors said in an indictment unsealed Thursday.

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Governor Gary Herbert issued a drought executive order this week. Utah water officials say all of Utah’s 29 counties are experiencing some level of drought. The state of emergency impacts resources and the economy.

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The operators of a popular Salt Lake City concert venue paid for the business through a multimillion-dollar marijuana-selling operation, federal prosecutors said.

  Prosecutors announced a 13-count indictment against 33-year-old Gabriel Elstein, 32-year-old Angela Elstein and 48-year-old Seth Gordon, claiming they bought and sold at least 2,500 pounds (1,100 kilograms) of marijuana and laundered at least $5 million.

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According to the National Women’s Law Center, women in Utah make on average 70 cents for every dollar a man makes doing the same job, resulting in Utah having one of the largest wage gaps in the nation. 

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The U.S. Department of Energy awarded the Utah Governor's Office of Energy Development more than $600,000 Tuesday through two competitive grants.

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Traditional electric wheelchairs often limit user’s mobility because of the amount of time it takes to recharge the battery.

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One woman is dead after an accident Sunday afternoon, but a child in the same car escaped any injury.

According to the Utah Highway Patrol, Olivia Clark of Teasdale was traveling east near Koosharem on SR-24 in Sevier County. Clark tried to serve to miss a deer in the road but still ended up hitting the deer and then rolling her car.

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In an effort to better serve minority populations, higher education institutions in Cache Valley offer opportunities for medical personnel to learn Spanish. Some ways this is happening is through a Spanish club and a Spanish class.

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An American graduate student will be allowed to study in Israel after Israel's Supreme Court overturned a lower court ruling barring her from entering the country over her past involvement in a boycott movement.

Lara Alqasem, 22, of Florida, had been detained at Ben-Gurion International Airport since arriving on Oct. 2. She has a student visa from an Israeli consulate and had enrolled to study human rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Authorities accused her of supporting the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement, known as BDS, against Israel.

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