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Utah man rebuilds pioneer-era grist mill to honor heritage

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 6:40pm

Preserving Utah's pioneer history is the goal of the American Fork chapter of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers.

Quiz: How much do you know about the Mormon pioneers?

Megan Marsden Christensen and Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 8:06am

Many Utahns enthusiastically celebrate the 24th of July, but that doesn't mean they know everything about the Mormon pioneers. Take this quiz to determine how much you know about the pioneers.

Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces first European tour in 18 years

Trent Toone  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 10:43pm

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will be headed to Europe next summer for a three-week, eight-city tour with announced performances in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands and France.

BYU Education Week to offer messages of hope

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 8:32am

This year's BYU Campus Education Week will offer a message of hope in the 1,000 classes offered on marriage and family, health, finance and more.

Mormon Tabernacle Choir 'waves' goodbye after tour

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Jul 22nd - 12:13pm

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir recently returned from its triumphant East Coast tour, and this is how it celebrated.

LDS Church social campaign dedicated to early, modern pioneers

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 20th - 7:24pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently launched a social media campaign to highlight the challenges overcome by both early and modern-day pioneers.

Pres. Eyring opens up on his pioneer heritage and more

Angie Denison  |  Posted  Jul 20th - 11:22am

Dave McCann sits down One on One with President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Pres. Eyring shares his pioneering insights, and his optimism about today.

LDS Church members access more information about pioneer ancestors

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 19th - 4:02pm

A newly redesigned website allows Internet users to learn more about their pioneer heritage, including accessing journals, photos and major events of their ancestors' lives.

Russell M. Nelson called as president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 15th - 10:39pm

Russell M. Nelson has been set apart as the president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, the LDS Church reported Wednesday.

BYU to host family history, genealogy conferences

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 15th - 7:48pm

Family history enthusiasts will have access to tools and tips to assist them in finding and recording their family history at the BYU Family History and Genealogy Conference this month.

Artist spends 74 days walking Mormon Trail

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Jul 13th - 8:53am

A Salt Lake City man walked for 74 days through three states, all in the name of art.

President Monson: President Packer 'diligent, devoted disciple of Christ'

Tad Walch  |  Posted  Jul 10th - 10:18pm

Thousands gathered Friday in the Salt Lake Tabernacle to pay tribute to President Boyd K. Packer at his funeral. LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson said President Packer was his longtime friend and that he knew the Lord and the Lord knew him.

Tabernacle Choir surprises crowd at West Point

Candice Madsen  |  Posted  Jul 10th - 8:13pm

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's performance at the West Point Military Academy in New York's Hudson River Valley came as a surprise to choir members and the audience.

People share memories of Boyd K. Packer

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Jul 10th - 8:22am

In the 45 years of service in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, President Boyd K. Packer gave many addresses from the pulpit, but for many Latter-day Saints, they will remember him for the more private moments of teaching.

Video: Over 120 Olympus High graduates return home from LDS missions

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jul 10th - 7:21am

A group of more than 120 Olympus High graduates recently returned home from serving missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a compilation video captured their joyful reunions with their families.

Tabernacle Choir serenades the Big Apple

Candice Madsen  |  Posted  Jul 8th - 10:38pm

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square just returned from their two-week East Coast tour. It was a bucket list experience with performances that included Bethel Woods near Woodstock, Carnegie Hall, Yankee Stadium and West Point.

Funeral for LDS Church leader scheduled for Friday

Whitney Evans  |  Posted  Jul 4th - 8:26pm

Funeral services for President Boyd K. Packer, president of LDS Church's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, will be held Friday, July 10, church officials announced Saturday.

Photos: President Packer's service through the years

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Jul 3rd - 5:01pm

Boyd K. Packer, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died Friday. Here is a photo gallery of his life of service.

Missionaries in some hot climates not required to wear suit coats

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 3rd - 10:00am

Missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in certain areas of the world with hot climates will no longer have to buy or wear suit coats.

Carless 96-year-old Orem man bikes to complete church duties

Keri Lunt Stevens, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 2nd - 10:47am

If you're out and about in Orem during the first of the month, keep your eyes peeled. Behind the handlebars of a four-wheel bike, 96-year-old Clare Oliphant will be on the road, too.