Navajo Tribe Members Receive Free Hearing Aids


The Department of Workforce Services, Southern Utah Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program and the Sound of Life Foundation partnered to provide free hearing assessments and hearing aids for Utah residents on the Navajo reservation in August and September 2017. More...



Utah's Employment Summary: August 2017



Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for August 2017 grew by an estimated 2.8 percent, adding 39,900 jobs to the economy since August 2016. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,465,100.


August’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged from the prior month at 3.5 percent. Approximately 54,600 Utahns were unemployed during the month and actively seeking work. The national unemployment rate increased one-tenth of a percentage point from July to 4.4 percent. More...