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All-LDS band Neon Trees returns to Murrieta, Calif., for benefit concert, hasn't forgotten roots

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Arts & Entertainment

Neon Trees, the popular band many in Utah consider their own, returned to Murrieta, Calif., home of frontma...


Q&A with Merrill Osmond: A parable of his life

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Arts & Entertainment

Merrill Osmond has celebrated more than 50 years in the world of show business. Osmond, the lead voice of t...


Who is Carol F. McConkie, 1st counselor in the General YW Presidency?

by | Official Church Info Mormons We Know

Since she was a young girl, Carol Foley McConkie has had a “longing for the temple.” That focus has directe...


Interview with bestselling author Richard Paul Evans: Still fueled by faith 20 years after ‘The Christmas Box’

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Arts & Entertainment

In 1993 Richard Paul Evans published "The Christmas Box," an 87-page paperback he originally wrote as a gif...


Mormon rock star Brandon Flowers talks about LDS faith on tour

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Although he said he does not want to come across as preachy, rock star Brandon Flowers is open to talking a...


Fresnan man marks 50 years of selling fireworks to benefit Mormon athletic program

by The Modesto Bee | Mormons We Know

It takes a certain kind of person to spend several sweaty hours a day volunteering in a fireworks booth. Ra...


Hawaii Mother of the Year Extends Love Outside the Home Too

by | Mormons We Know

LAIE, HAWAII -- Penny Toilolo is an active member of the Church in Hawaii, a professional dancer, and a mot...

Arizona Mother of the Year Teaches with Love

by LDS Church News | Mormons We Know

Judy Nelson Ward learned to love teaching children at age 14, when she was called as the Primary pianist in...


Emeritus general authority H. David Burton honored with Freedom Award

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

PROVO — America’s Freedom Festival at Provo honored four Utahns on Tuesday for espousing the cause of freed...


BYU gets another Hall of Famer

by BYU News | Mormons We Know

Shane Reese’s career sounds like a boyhood dream: full of sports, bombs, race cars and space exploration. H...