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Donny Osmond talks life in the spotlight on Canadian radio

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Donny Osmond's interview with Jian Ghomeshi on "Q" on CBC Radio One, provided personal insights into both t...


What's the Latest on Temple Construction and Announcements?

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Last April, LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson opened general conference with unusual news: He would not...

BYU Cougar-bound guard Nick Emery receives mission call to Germany

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Lone Peak guard Nick Emery, who signed with the BYU basketball program in November, has been called to serv...


One Huge Benefit for Missionaries who Pay for Their Own Missions

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Dallin Checketts began pushing a mower and sweating in the family lawn care business with his older brother...


Mary Whitmer, 12th witness to the Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Most Latter-day Saints are aware of the testimonies of the Three Witnesses and the Eight Witnesses to the B...

Seven-foot jumpers

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Fifty-one years ago my mom started teaching swimming lessons -- and soon after that she did two of the smar...

It's the words of the prophet — not the voice — that matters

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I was born in Utah and grew up in southeastern Idaho. Aside from a stint as a white-water rafting guide in ...


Lesser-known but influential Mormon women in church history

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Emma Smith, Eliza R. Snow, Lucy Mack Smith and Mary Elizabeth Rollins Lightner are famous women in the hist...

Casper talks about golf and the gospel

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The legendary golfer and LDS convert shared no shortage of stories Friday night. With 40 or so people scatt...


Granddaughter of two LDS Church presidents turns 100

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The granddaughter of two LDS Church presidents turned 100 this week. Florence Smith Jacobsen, the granddaug...