Utah Food Bank http://kuer.org en Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Brings Dozens of Volunteers to Utah Food Bank http://kuer.org/post/martin-luther-king-jr-day-service-brings-dozens-volunteers-utah-food-bank <p></p><p>The Salt Lake City Mayor’s office has for 13 years hosted a Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service in partnership with the Utah Food Bank. Today more than 100 volunteers lent their time and energy to the cause.&nbsp;</p><p>Ginette&nbsp;Bott with the Utah Food Bank addressed volunteers early Monday morning about the value of their service. Bott says last year volunteers donated 103,000 hours of time to the organization.</p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 22:07:37 +0000 Whittney Evans 41037 at http://kuer.org Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Brings Dozens of Volunteers to Utah Food Bank Governor Could Make Medicaid Expansion Decision By End of the Year http://kuer.org/post/governor-could-make-medicaid-expansion-decision-end-year <p>Governor Gary Herbert says he’s getting closer to making a decision about Medicaid expansion in Utah, and that it could come by the end of the year.</p><p>Herbert says as he learns more about the impacts of expanding Medicaid benefits, it is becoming clearer what his decision will be. But, he wouldn’t yet rule out any of the options, or variations of options, that he’s been presented with.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:53:29 +0000 Brian Grimmett 36921 at http://kuer.org Governor Could Make Medicaid Expansion Decision By End of the Year