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2,000 'Stripling Warriors' march down Main Street in Bountiful

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Two thousand, two hundred "Stripling Warriors" marched down Main Street in Bountiful at the end of the city...


Pioneer Day concert features renowned Welsh mezzo-soprano

by Newsroom | Arts & Entertainment

She will perform with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for the annual Pioneer Day concert 20-21 July 2012 at 8:0...


Elder Ballard speaks on pioneers of today drawing from faith of predecessors

by LDS Church News | What We Believe

By looking to the past, individuals are able to find courage to face the trials of today, Elder M. Russell ...


A Look Back: Days of ’47 Parade in 1964

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called A Look Back...


Wagons, ho! Nauvoo to Salt Lake City one more time

by Deseret News | Everything Else

With the Days of ’47 rapidly approaching, a wagon train is closing in on Salt Lake City. It's come all the ...


'Heavenly' Katherine Jenkins to join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Pioneer Day concert

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

U.S. audiences primarily know her as a dancing queen, after she finished near the top of last season’s “Dan...


BYUtv to broadcast Katherine Jenkins concert with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

by Salt Lake Tribune | Arts & Entertainment

Katherine Jenkins – the young Welsh mezzo-soprano who was a 2012 finalist on ABC’s "Dancing with the Stars"...


Potterpalooza and Pioneer Trek: The Power of Stories for Building Communities

by LDS Cinema Online | Best of LDS Blogs

I recently had the opportunity to do something I’ve never done before and may never do again: attend the mi...


{A&E} Listen to This: Video/Song Tribute to the Pioneers

by Kate Ensign-Lewis | Arts & Entertainment

Most of us have heard the story of the rescuers who carried beleaguered handcart Saints across the Sweetwat...


Blessed Honored Pioneer

by S. Michael Wilcox | Adventures in Travel

I undergo a traditional ritual every time I leave Nauvoo.  It is a walk from the blacksmith shop down ...