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New Study: Mormon Pioneers Were Safer on Trek than Previously Thought, Especially Infants

by Deseret News | News from Utah

From 1847 to 1868, Mormon pioneer babies traveling across the Plains were safer — yes, more likely to live ...


FHE: Pioneer Children Sang As They Walked

by Carly M. Springer | Lesson Helps This lesson help is based on the book, Pioneer Children Sang As They Walked  by Jessica Warner...

'Frozen' Star Santino Fontana Releases Video Anticipating Tabernacle Choir Concert

by Mormon Tabernacle Choir | Videos


Tickets Now Available for Pioneer Day Concert Featuring 'Frozen' Star

by Mormon Tabernacle Choir | News from Utah

UPDATE: Additional viewing options have been added for those who did not get a ticket. Fans may watch the p...


Tabernacle Choir Announces 'Frozen' Pioneer Concert Guest

by Newsroom | News from Utah

The artist who brought magic to life as Prince Hans in Disney’s blockbuster film Frozen will headline this ...


Get recipe for 'Mormon Muffin,' Ogden restaurant hit

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

The owners of the Greenery restaurant can’t swear on a Book of Mormon that the recipe for their hearty muff...


Pioneer Day Native American celebration special for LDS participants

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Shirley Reeder got a call once from her child's school teacher, wondering if her son had really been to all...


Why I like Pioneer Day (perhaps more in theory than practice)

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

On Sunday the opening hymn for sacrament meeting in our ward was “Come, Come, Ye Saints,” which made sense ...


Listen to President J. Reuben Clark Jr. pay tribute to Mormon pioneers in rare audio file

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The centennial celebration of the Mormon pioneers' 1847 entry into the Salt Lake Valley was coming to a clo...


Remembering Iosepa and a different batch of Mormon pioneers

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

As a group of Pacific Islander Boy Scouts from Taylorsville and Orem played basketball nearby in this West ...