Utah unemployment rate sees small uptick as ‘idle workers’ return to labor force, local numbers steady

ST. GEORGE — Utah’s unemployment rate rose slightly for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, and experts say it is because “idle” individuals are looking for work again amid rising gas prices, inflation and interest rates. Utah’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose from 1.9% to an estimated 2% since April, but it […]
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Following Seegmiller’s resignation, Utah governor appoints Colin Jack to House 73 seat for interim term

ST. GEORGE — Colin Jack’s appointment to serve as the interim representative for House District 73 was made official by the governor Thursday. “We’re grateful to Colin for his commitment to serving the public,” Gov. Spencer Cox said in a press release. “We’re confident that as a state representative he will serve our state with […]
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