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Police officers block off the street where a shooting took place Monday evening as a Black Lives Matter protest makes its way down Center Street on July 1, 2020 in Provo, Utah. (George Frey / Getty Images)

Utah County using new AI platform for emergency response

Emergency management officials in Utah County, Utah, said they're using a new suite of tools that allow handling of video, audio and other media.
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Dave Fletcher, left, discusses his state’s use of artificial intelligence during the National Association of State Chief Information Officers’ midyear conference in National Harbor, Maryland, on May 3, 2022. (Colin Wood / Scoop News Group)

Longtime Utah technology chief Dave Fletcher to retire

As the state’s chief technology officer for over two decades, Fletcher helped steward the adoption of new technology in the beehive state.
A screenshot of the property valuation tool showing the state of utah with some counties that have not submitted data highlighted in yellow, with residential areas that have submitted data in black.
A screenshot of Utah’s Property Values Tool, which can be accessed at: Areas in yellow indicate counties that have not yet submitted data for inclusion in the statewide database.

Utah state auditor publishes searchable property valuation database

Utah property owners can now look up how much county assessors believe their property is worth using a searchable map.