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Kerry Gibson’s time over Utah Agriculture Dept. marked by employee turmoil and spending increases
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Kerry Gibson’s time over Utah Agriculture Dept. marked by employee turmoil and spending increases

The following story was written and researched by Cathy McKitrick of The Utah Investigative Journalism Project in partnership with The Salt Lake Tribune. During Kerry Gibson’s nine months as commissioner over Utah’s Department of Agriculture and Food, staff shake-ups took a toll on morale, travel spending went up and financial audits flagged a spike in...

Death on the Job: Utah’s worker safety agency rejects ‘heavy-handed’ enforcement
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Death on the Job: Utah’s worker safety agency rejects ‘heavy-handed’ enforcement

The following story originally appeared in The Salt Lake Tribune, March 7, 2017. It was researched and reported by The Utah Investigative Journalism Project in partnership with The Salt Lake Tribune Hypoxia is a medical term for the condition of electrical failure in the brain’s cells from lack of oxygen. It’s a peril common to...