Conservative Utah Lets Women Get Birth Control From Pharmacy, Similar To ColoradoWomen in conservative Utah will soon be able to get birth control directly from a pharmacist rather than visiting a doctor each time they want to obtain or renew a prescription, a move taken by only a few other states, many of them liberal.
Outdoor Trade Show Leaves Utah, Opens Door For ColoradoA lucrative outdoor trade show that's been staged in Salt Lake City for two decades announced Thursday it will be leaving Utah over the latest disagreement with state leaders about their stance on public lands.
NGA Chair Hickenlooper Welcomes New Governors At SeminarNewly-elected governors from across the country were in Colorado this weekend learning the ropes.
Hickenlooper Appoints Sandoval Chair Of Governors' Education PanelThe National Governors Association has selected Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval to serve as chairman of its Education and Workforce Committee.
Govs. Hickenlooper, Herbert Appoint Mead To Governors Group PositionWyoming Gov. Matt Mead has been appointed vice chair of the National Governors Association's Natural Resources Committee.
EPA Promotes Global Warming Proposal To GovernorsThe head of the Environmental Protection Agency promoted proposed clean power plant rules to Western governors Tuesday.
Obama Pitches Wildfire Plan To Western Governors In Colorado SpringsPresident Barack Obama on Monday encouraged a group of governors to support a plan to pay for wildfire suppression, and the proposal got a positive reception from the 10 leaders gathered for an annual summit.
10 Western Governors Meeting In Colorado SpringsTen Western governors are meeting this week in Colorado Springs to discuss issues including the drought and the environment.
Hickenlooper Travels To Vegas To Talk Land Use, FiresLeaders from around the West convened a two-day meeting on Wednesday in Las Vegas to discuss land use, wildfires and environmental conservation.
Utah Guard No Longer Heading To Fight Colorado FiresUtah National Guard helicopters and personnel no longer are headed to Colorado to help fight wildfires this weekend, but they remain ready to mobilize if needed, the governor said late Friday.
Neighboring States Pledge Help Against Colorado WildfiresWyoming and Utah are sending resources to Colorado to help with the wildfires burning in the state.