Recent in News from Utah


DI Employee Finds Live Military Mortar Among Donations

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The bomb squad responded Friday after an authentic military mortar was donated to Deseret Industries. An em...


Missionary in Ghana Builds Special Pulpit for Paralyzed Branch President

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Elder Gary Parke and his wife, Helen, sat before an LDS congregation in Tema, Ghana, waiting to speak about...


Youth Build Beautiful, Mini Nauvoo Temple in a Unique Twist on Trek

by Utah Valley 360 | News from Utah

More than 340 youth and 75 adults in the Cedar Hills Utah West Stake spent the first day of their pioneer t...


Man Arrested After Starting Fire in LDS Chapel

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Police say an 18-year-old Logan man broke into an LDS church over the weekend and set a fire in the kitchen...


The Number of Historically Confirmed Names in the Book of Mormon Just Increased by One

by FAIR Blog | News from Utah

There are generally two approaches to Book of Mormon names. One of them searches for plausible etymologies ...


World's Oldest LDS Chapel Celebrates 175th Anniversary

by By Common Consent | News from Utah

If by chapel you mean a religious meeting place designated as a “chapel,” then the Gadfield Elm chapel in W...


Church Leader Shares Interfaith Message in Kazakhstan

by Newsroom | From the Church News from Utah

To achieve peace, security and harmony in the world, “we must really mean what we say. We should be sincere...


Plane Crash Kills Four LDS Family Members, 5-Year-Old Survives

by Fox 13 News | News from Utah

Four members of a prominent Provo family were killed when their plane crashed in Missouri Friday morning, a...


LDS Week in Review: 5 Must-Read Stories (June 5 - June 12)

by LDS Living Staff | News from Utah

Elder Perry’s Last Advice to Church Members At Elder L. Tom Perry’s funeral in the Tabernacle, Elders Dalli...


Church Calls New Member of Sunday School General Presidency

by Newsroom | From the Church News from Utah

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints today announced a reorganization in its Sunday School gener...