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  • New solar company promises 3,700 jobs

    By Brice Wallace A Lehi-based residential solar provider will add nearly 3,700 jobs over the next two decades as it expands its headquarters operations in Utah and moves to a broader set of home technology offerings. Lumio Inc. made the announcement after being approved for a $40.3 million tax credit incentive from the Governor’s Office of...
  • Report: COVID doubts leading to slowdown of economic boom

    August proved to be a slower month for economic growth in Utah, according to new data from the Eccles Economic and Business Surveys. The 500 households in Utah that were surveyed in August stated that they will spend around 2 percent more in the next three months versus the same period in 2019. However, that is down from the 6 percent spending...
  • State loan program bringing aid to ag businesses hurt by drought

    By Brice Wallace Utah state government is stepping up to help farmers and ranchers hurt by extreme drought. The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF) has established an Emergency Disaster Relief (EDR) loan program to help them with their losses. A total of $5 million was approved by the Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity (Go...


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