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The Daily Sentinel
Film tells miracle of 1986Classroom full of children survives bomb set by madman It’s a miracle that Sab
Film tells miracle of 1986
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
Classroom full of children survives bomb set by madman It’s a miracle that Sabrina Atwood has five siblings today instead of one. Back in 1986, a madman armed with a twitchy and powerful bomb and a cache of weapons... Read more
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Deseret News
Chris Hicks: Faith films can't be dismissed as irrelevantA lot of faith films pass through Salt Lake theaters every year, including Morm
Chris Hicks: Faith films can't be dismissed as irrelevant
Deseret News / Posted 11 hours ago
A lot of faith films pass through Salt Lake theaters every year, including Mormon-centric movies that don’t travel much farther afield than this immediate region. Most of these pictures are mediocre at best. But every now and again, a good one... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah bachelor lets sister set him up on 31 blind datesBen Garrett is a 30-year-old, never-been-married LDS bachelor. While he’s had s
Utah bachelor lets sister set him up on 31 blind dates
Deseret News / Posted 19 hours ago
Ben Garrett is a 30-year-old, never-been-married LDS bachelor. While he’s had several girlfriends in the past, he’s still on the lookout for Mrs. Right. With no probable girlfriend in sight, and his birthday coming up on Sept. 26, he agreed to let... Read more
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Deseret News
BYU Education Week 2015: 'Was that Revelation or Just Me?'PROVO, UTAH Many people in the Church struggle knowing whether they are feelin
BYU Education Week 2015: 'Was that Revelation or Just Me?'
Deseret News / Posted 20 hours ago
PROVO, UTAH Many people in the Church struggle knowing whether they are feeling the Spirit or creating something on their own. Jack Marshall, an institute instructor at the University of Utah, spoke in the Marriott Center during BYU Campus Education... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Northern Arizona Jurors To Hear Case Versus Polygamous TownsA lawsuit that alleges systematic civil rights violations by polygamous towns o
Northern Arizona Jurors To Hear Case Versus Polygamous Towns
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 21 hours ago
A lawsuit that alleges systematic civil rights violations by polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah line will be tried in Phoenix, but will be decided by jurors from northern Arizona. U.S. District Judge H. Russel Holland issued an order Wednesday and... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Northern Arizona jurors to hear case versus polygamous townsPHOENIX (AP) - A lawsuit that alleges systematic civil rights violations by pol
Northern Arizona jurors to hear case versus polygamous towns
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 22 hours ago
PHOENIX (AP) - A lawsuit that alleges systematic civil rights violations by polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah line will be tried in Phoenix, but will be decided by jurors from northern Arizona. U.S. District Judge H. Russel Holland issued an... Read more
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The Lovell Chronicle
Jeffrey Hinckley WillisAug. 2, 1937 – Aug. 23, 2015 of Ashburn, Va., died at home on Sunday, Aug. 23
Jeffrey Hinckley Willis
The Lovell Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
Aug. 2, 1937 – Aug. 23, 2015 of Ashburn, Va., died at home on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, following an eight-month battle with liver cancer. He was 78 years old and was surrounded by family at the time of his passing. Jeff was... Read more
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Deseret News
Trio of BYU professors team up to write book on foundational events of the RestorationAs a graduate student, Casey Paul Griffiths became fond of a book titled "The 1
Trio of BYU professors team up to write book on foundational events of the Restoration
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
As a graduate student, Casey Paul Griffiths became fond of a book titled "The 100 Most Important Events in Christian History." The 1991 publication provided a broad scope of Christian history, and although it didn't mention The Church of Jesus Christ... Read more
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The Christian Post
6 Interesting Facts About the Christian Faith of Marco RubioRepublican presidential candidate, Senator Marco Rubio participates in "Restori
6 Interesting Facts About the Christian Faith of Marco Rubio
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
Republican presidential candidate, Senator Marco Rubio participates in "Restoring American Leadership: A Conversation with Senator Marco Rubio" at the 3 West Club in New York August 14, 2015. The Florida senator initially emerged as the conservative... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Mormon mission serves 209The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has opened a mission in Modesto
Mormon mission serves 209
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has opened a mission in Modesto serving Manteca, Ripon and Lathrop as well as the rest of San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties plus the nearby foothills — generally the 209 Area Code. About 200 young,... Read more
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Deseret News
University of Utah launches new institute to help inform public policy decisionsSALT LAKE CITY — "I believe firmly that this policy institute can make life bet
University of Utah launches new institute to help inform public policy decisions
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — "I believe firmly that this policy institute can make life better for our state and for our children." Those words came from prominent businessman and community leader Kem Gardner as he spoke to more than 100 local, state and... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Returning LDS missionaries boosting enrollment at UVU, other Utah schoolsOREM, Utah – Utah Valley University started its fall semester more than a week
Returning LDS missionaries boosting enrollment at UVU, other Utah schools
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
OREM, Utah – Utah Valley University started its fall semester more than a week ago, and they’re already seeing more students than last year. That’s a promising start after hundreds of students left to serve missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS prophet, apostles share advice in video for Mormon teensPresident Thomas S. Monson, members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and ot
LDS prophet, apostles share advice in video for Mormon teens
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
President Thomas S. Monson, members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and other general authorities of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints share valuable advice in a video posted Friday to The New Era Magazine's Facebook page. The... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Real estate player Brian Owendoff faces suit alleging side deals and vulgar, threatening emailsBrian Owendoff, the real estate broker forced out in 2011 as Portland head of c
Real estate player Brian Owendoff faces suit alleging side deals and vulgar, threatening emails
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
Brian Owendoff, the real estate broker forced out in 2011 as Portland head of commercial brokerage CB Richard Ellis after admitting he anonymously wrote hundreds of often caustic comments on OregonLive about high-profile politicians and... Read more
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Deseret News
Red and blue recruits: Jaren Hall excited for opportunity to add his name to the list of great BYU quarterbacksMaple Mountain quarterback Jaren Hall is BYU bound and currently fighting his w
Red and blue recruits: Jaren Hall excited for opportunity to add his name to the list of great BYU quarterbacks
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Maple Mountain quarterback Jaren Hall is BYU bound and currently fighting his way through an early season schedule that saw the Golden Eagles just eek past Woods Cross (21-18) and Corner Canyon (31-30.) Against the Chargers last week, Hall got off to... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Kingdom ComeOn a humid August night in 2008, in the town of Colonia Dublán in Chihuahua, Me
Kingdom Come
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted yesterday
On a humid August night in 2008, in the town of Colonia Dublán in Chihuahua, Mexico, Cristina saw a young man fly through her front door and dive onto the floor of her home as AK-47 rounds hammered into the plaster above her. She was sure it was her... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS missionary surprises mom with homecoming on her birthdayAfter serving as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sain
LDS missionary surprises mom with homecoming on her birthday
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
After serving as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Czech Republic for 25 months, one young man decided to surprise his mother by returning home earlier than she expected, and her reaction was caught on... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Seeking the roots of your family tree? Head to Midway Park for Broomfield DaysWith a little research and the magic of technology, long-lost relatives could b
Seeking the roots of your family tree? Head to Midway Park for Broomfield Days
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted yesterday
With a little research and the magic of technology, long-lost relatives could be a click away and an entire family tree might unfold in a matter of minutes. Later this month, visitors to Broomfield Days can see how their family trees have grown with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Latter Day Saints Church Provides Water for Amansie West CommunitiesThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has provide boreholes for 10 Am
Latter Day Saints Church Provides Water for Amansie West Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has provide boreholes for 10 Amansie West communities at a joint ceremony held at Manso Suntreso in the Amansie West District. It cost the church GH¢320,000 to construct the boreholes for the benefit... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Former Telford Mormon minister out of intensive care after attack « Shropshire StarFather-of-two David Charmbury was assaulted when he was opening up the Church o
Former Telford Mormon minister out of intensive care after attack « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 days ago
Father-of-two David Charmbury was assaulted when he was opening up the Church of Latter Day Saints in Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham, on August 16. The 45-year-old, who now serves as a Mormon bishop in Birmingham, is believed to have suffered the head... Read more
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Payson Roundup
A life of serviceby Carolyn Eppler, Special to the Roundup Last Friday, a crowd celebrated Jim
A life of service
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 days ago
by Carolyn Eppler, Special to the Roundup Last Friday, a crowd celebrated Jim Sprinkle’s lifetime of work trying to unravel the complex relationship between cattle, horse, sheep and other livestock and the natural world on which they depend. The... Read more
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indieWIRE
The 17 Indie Films You Must See This September: '99 Homes,' 'Goodnight Mommy' and More From a disturbing arthouse horror film to a terrifying documentary about whit
The 17 Indie Films You Must See This September: '99 Homes,' 'Goodnight Mommy' and More
indieWIRE / Posted 2 days ago
From a disturbing arthouse horror film to a terrifying documentary about white supremacists, here are the indie films you can't miss this September. Why is it a... Read more
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Deseret News
U. law school celebrates opening of 'building for the future'SALT LAKE CITY — Elevators at the new S.J. Quinney College of Law building were
U. law school celebrates opening of 'building for the future'
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Elevators at the new S.J. Quinney College of Law building were packed Tuesday morning as nearly 900 people made their way to the sixth floor auditorium for a grand opening ceremony. "Until today, I thought we built a big enough... Read more
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Deseret News
Newly announced 'Saturday's Warrior' cast to include Alex BoyeCast members for the 2016 "Saturday's Warrior" motion picture reboot were annou
Newly announced 'Saturday's Warrior' cast to include Alex Boye
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
Cast members for the 2016 "Saturday's Warrior" motion picture reboot were announced Tuesday, including singer and actor Alex Boye. Boye, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who recently competed on NBC's "America's Got... Read more
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Deseret News
Utahns, LDS Church leaders participate in Faith Counts video competitionThe grand prize winner of the inaugural Film Your Faith video contest was annou
Utahns, LDS Church leaders participate in Faith Counts video competition
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
The grand prize winner of the inaugural Film Your Faith video contest was announced Friday, Aug. 28, according to a press release. Carlos Cuervo accepted the award for the winning video, "Without Walls," which highlights the work of Reforma XXI, a... Read more
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York Daily Record
Clubs and organizations in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Sept. 2 to 8, 2015Airville Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary: meets 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of
Clubs and organizations in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Sept. 2 to 8, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Airville Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary: meets 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of the month at 3576 Delta Road, Lower Chanceford Township, and is seeking new members. For details, call 717-862-3282. Alcoholics Anonymous: • Into Action Group: meets... Read more
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Deseret News
Overcoming drugs, alcohol, pornography: Mormon Channel, LDS Family Services release 12-step video seriesThe Mormon Channel and LDS Family Services recently collaborated to create 12 v
Overcoming drugs, alcohol, pornography: Mormon Channel, LDS Family Services release 12-step video series
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
The Mormon Channel and LDS Family Services recently collaborated to create 12 videos about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Addiction Recovery Program. The series, "12 Steps to Change," features 12 real-life examples of how drug,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, Sept. 1, 2015 ■ Margaret Joy Ohlheiser, 85, Grand Junction, died Aug. 28, 2015, at St. Mary
Death Notices, Sept. 1, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
■ Margaret Joy Ohlheiser, 85, Grand Junction, died Aug. 28, 2015, at St. Mary’s Hospital. A celebration of life will be at 7 p.m. Saturday at 26516 Redlands Mesa Road. Survivors include her husband, Richard “Dick”... Read more
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Deseret News
Idaho Supreme Court allows Boy Scout lawsuit to move forwardBOISE, Idaho — Idaho's highest court has ruled that the 16 men who say they wer
Idaho Supreme Court allows Boy Scout lawsuit to move forward
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
BOISE, Idaho — Idaho's highest court has ruled that the 16 men who say they were sexually abused as youngsters by scout leaders in Idaho filed their lawsuit on time against the Boy Scouts of America and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day... Read more
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Deseret News
New U.S. Attorney for Utah John Huber takes oath of officeSALT LAKE CITY — A linebacker once flattened John Huber when he apparently deci
New U.S. Attorney for Utah John Huber takes oath of office
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A linebacker once flattened John Huber when he apparently decided to rest for a play during football practice at the University of Utah. Then-coach Ron McBride stood over the fallen offensive lineman yelling, "Huber, be the hammer,... Read more
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Deseret News
Popular Provo teacher imprisoned for 'heinous' sexual grooming of studentPROVO — A favorite Provo High teacher and athletic trainer was sentenced to at
Popular Provo teacher imprisoned for 'heinous' sexual grooming of student
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
PROVO — A favorite Provo High teacher and athletic trainer was sentenced to at least eight years and up to life in prison for what a judge called a "calculated" effort to groom and sexually abuse a teenage girl. The now 19-year-old wept as she... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Idaho Supreme Court ruling allows for lawsuit against BSA, LDS churchAn Idaho Supreme Court decision Monday morning cleared the way for a federal la
Idaho Supreme Court ruling allows for lawsuit against BSA, LDS church
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
An Idaho Supreme Court decision Monday morning cleared the way for a federal lawsuit filed against The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Boy Scouts of America. In 2013, 16 men said they were molested by a Boy Scout leader in the... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS Church leaders share messages about coming to ChristLeaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have joined the onli
LDS Church leaders share messages about coming to Christ
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have joined the online conversation in recent years and are leading the church's charge to "share goodness" by posting uplifting messages and photos to social media. Here is a look at the... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Idaho Supreme Court allows Boy Scout lawsuit to move forward BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's highest court has ruled that the 16 men who say t
Idaho Supreme Court allows Boy Scout lawsuit to move forward
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 3 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's highest court has ruled that the 16 men who say they were sexually abused as youngsters by scout leaders in Idaho filed their lawsuit on time against the Boy... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS Church's indexing progam helps drug addict turn life aroundA 21-year-old woman is ecstatic when she gets pregnant, until she finds out the
LDS Church's indexing progam helps drug addict turn life around
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
A 21-year-old woman is ecstatic when she gets pregnant, until she finds out the child has no heartbeat. Constance, now 27 years old, talks about her pregnancy, drug addiction, jail time and conversion to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Idaho Supreme Court allows Boy Scout lawsuit to move forwardIdaho's highest court has ruled that the 16 men who say they were sexually abus
Idaho Supreme Court allows Boy Scout lawsuit to move forward
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
Idaho's highest court has ruled that the 16 men who say they were sexually abused as youngsters by scout leaders in Idaho filed their lawsuit on time against the Boy Scouts of America and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The lawsuit... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
LDS missionary records original rap about experiences on missionA missionary for the Church of Jesus of Latter-day Saints has put together an o
LDS missionary records original rap about experiences on mission
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
A missionary for the Church of Jesus of Latter-day Saints has put together an original rap about his experiences on his mission. Colby Ferrin recorded the first verse when he got his letter before he went on his mission in Aug. 2013. He made the... Read more
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Deseret News
It's not you, it's a lack of 'him's — why it's so hard to find a man to marryCan't find a guy to marry? It's not you, it's a shortage of suitable males, one
It's not you, it's a lack of 'him's — why it's so hard to find a man to marry
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
Can't find a guy to marry? It's not you, it's a shortage of suitable males, one expert says. Dismissing common explanations such as a "hookup culture" in big cities and some college environments, business writer Jon Birger says in a new book,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Joseph Wheeler Plautz, MDHe was born Aug. 18, 1937, in Detroit, Mich., to Joseph and Dela Plautz. He gra
Joseph Wheeler Plautz, MD
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
He was born Aug. 18, 1937, in Detroit, Mich., to Joseph and Dela Plautz. He graduated as valedictorian of Dearborn High School in 1955. He married his first wife in 1955, and after receiving a bachelor's and medical degree from Wayne State... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
LDS Church featuring the stories of members who have overcome addictionsSALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is bringing an
LDS Church featuring the stories of members who have overcome addictions
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is bringing an important issue to the forefront: addiction. September is National Addiction Recovery Month, and, in response, the Mormon Channel is releasing a series of videos that... Read more
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Deseret News
President Uchtdorf dedicates addition to Polynesian Cultural CenterLAIE, HAWAII President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presi
President Uchtdorf dedicates addition to Polynesian Cultural Center
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
LAIE, HAWAII President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated a major new addition to the Church-affiliated Polynesian Cultural Center here on August 29, 2015, as... Read more
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Deseret News
Book review: 'Missionary Possible' encourages young teenagers to prepare for LDS missions"Missionary Possible: Preparation Tips from New Testament Heroes" is a motivati
Book review: 'Missionary Possible' encourages young teenagers to prepare for LDS missions
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
"Missionary Possible: Preparation Tips from New Testament Heroes" is a motivational book that encourages young teenagers to apply spiritual principles and habits that will benefit them throughout high school and on missions for The Church of Jesus... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
You Said It, Aug. 30, 2015 The solution to the empty building at the airport could be very simple. Lease
You Said It, Aug. 30, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
The solution to the empty building at the airport could be very simple. Lease the upper floor to a top-quality restaurant chain that would provide a place to enjoy upper-scale sit-down dinners with a fully stocked... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Cedar Hills teen recognized by city for earning all 141 BSA merit badgesCEDAR HILLS, Utah — Only six percent of all Boy Scouts earn the rank of Eagle S
Cedar Hills teen recognized by city for earning all 141 BSA merit badges
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
CEDAR HILLS, Utah — Only six percent of all Boy Scouts earn the rank of Eagle Scout. One requirement is to earn at least 21 merit badges, but a Utah County teen decided that wasn’t enough and that he’d rather just earn them all. It was Joseph Chou... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Managing mental illness in the Intermountain area: Two women's storiesInside her Burney duplex, Sami Corona stuffs as many plush toys as she can into
Managing mental illness in the Intermountain area: Two women's stories
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
Inside her Burney duplex, Sami Corona stuffs as many plush toys as she can into her handmade purse — a repurposed T-shirt with the arms cut off and the bottom tied together — as she gets ready to leave for Circle of Friends. She’s teaching a class... Read more
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Orange County Register
Temple Beth Sholom congregation to return to Santa Ana home 18 months after fireRabbi Heidi Cohen chokes up as she speaks about what she and her congregation a
Temple Beth Sholom congregation to return to Santa Ana home 18 months after fire
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
Rabbi Heidi Cohen chokes up as she speaks about what she and her congregation at Temple Beth Sholom in Santa Ana have been through over the last year and a half. On Feb. 15, 2014, a malfunctioning refrigerator sparked a huge fire in the temple... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Residents heed warnings to prepare for hurricanesDespite several near misses this hurricane season, Hawaii residents are still p
Residents heed warnings to prepare for hurricanes
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Despite several near misses this hurricane season, Hawaii residents are still preparing as two hurricanes approach the state. "I think people can't let their guard down," said Eric Thompson, 28, of Wailupe. "I'm always scrambling to make sure the... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Residents heed warnings to prepare for hurricanesDespite several near misses this hurricane season, Hawaii residents are still p
Residents heed warnings to prepare for hurricanes
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Despite several near misses this hurricane season, Hawaii residents are still preparing as two hurricanes approach the state. "I think people can't let their guard down," said Eric Thompson, 28, of Wailupe. "I'm always scrambling to make sure the... Read more
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Cadillac News
CadillacNews.comSaturday, August 29, is the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the y
CadillacNews.com
Cadillac News / Posted 5 days ago
Saturday, August 29, is the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the year. Cadillac residents who wished a boy or a girl to "help them" while attending high school were asked to notify county school commissioner Roy Noteware, who already... Read more
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Deseret News
Mormon Channel releases gritty videos of real addicts in recovery processSALT LAKE CITY — The real, raw, gritty examples of the challenges and triumphs
Mormon Channel releases gritty videos of real addicts in recovery process
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The real, raw, gritty examples of the challenges and triumphs of drug, alcohol, sex and food addicts are the core of a new video series from the LDS Church. The dozen videos in the series "12 Steps to Change" are part of a broader... Read more
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