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Cedar City Utah Temple — Utah’s 17th temple — begins open house on Friday

The Cedar City Utah Temple is opening its doors to the public beginning on Friday, Oct. 27. As part of the free guided tours of Utah’s 17th temple, visitors will walk through the main rooms, including the baptistry, an instruction room, [...]

Utah-Tube: BYU Noteworthy welcomes back alumni for ‘How Great Thou Art’ music video

BYU Noteworthy welcomed back its alumni to join the current group for its newest music video. While the female a cappella group maintains nine members, there were about 30 women gathered in the mountains for the alumni music video singing the [...]

ICYMI: BYU to drop PBS and classical music; Elizabeth Smart, Deondra Brown join voices to combat sexual abuse

In case you took a break from the news this weekend, here are a few local stories from the weekend to help you catch up on the know. BYU to drop PBS and classical music in pursuit of national products Starting on June 30, 2018, KBYU-TV will [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley weekend events

Are you falling for fall yet? As Utah mountainsides turn red, yellow and orange, its time to take a glance at what Utah has to offer in the autumn. Don’t let sweater weather keep you indoors this week — especially with these events going [...]

Lifetime releases trailer for Elizabeth Smart movie

Lifetime released a trailer for the movie depicting Elizabeth Smart’s nine months of captivity on Thursday. The trailer shows the scene where Smart (played by Alana Boden) is kidnapped by Brian David Mitchell (played by Skeet Ulrich) [...]

LDS missionary changes: Smartphones, mission consolidation and more

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced changes to the missionary program on Friday morning. These changes include missionaries using smartphones, new prospective missionary interview questions and consolidating missions. “We [...]

Saratoga Springs breaks ground on Patriot Park, a community space

Saratoga Springs residents haven’t been able to “take their kids out to the ballgame,” but that problem will soon be solved now that Saratoga Springs City broke ground on Patriot Park Wednesday night. While the city has a [...]

American Fork mom delivers baby after judge signs eviction notice for fetus

Fed up with being pregnant, one American Fork woman got an eviction notice signed for her fetus. Addressed to the baby — residing at Mommy Belly Lane in the Womb, Utah — Judge Lynn Davis with the Fourth District Court signed and stamped [...]

LDS Church temporarily evacuating missionaries from Madagascar

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is evacuating its missionaries serving in Madagascar, the Church announced Thursday morning. Because of an emerging outbreak of plague in Madagascar, the LDS Church chose to temporarily transfer [...]

BYU video shows female professor-athletes on two different ‘fields’

During the day, a group of female professors spend time on their home turf — the classroom — teaching BYU students in a variety of subjects. At night, the professors at Brigham Young University take a break from their textbooks to play [...]

10 breathtaking photos of fall at Sundance

Fall seems to pass in the blink of the eye every year. While there are still beautiful leaves blanketing the Utah County canyons, the peak of the season for autumn leaves has past. If you didn’t have a chance to visit the mountains during [...]

Lindsey Stirling shows elegant side on Disney Night with ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Violinist Lindsey Stirling showed off her elegant side during her performance on “Dancing With the Stars” Monday night. “I think what I love most about that is this week was you didn’t go quirky,” said judge Carrie [...]

Why I was wrong not to add my voice sooner to ‘me too’

Monday I woke up to an onslaught of messages pasted across social media: “Me too.” If you had taken a break from social media on Sunday like myself, you spent part of the morning googling “me too” and learning about [...]

ICYMI: Salt Lake bids for 2026 Winter Olympic Games; fossils airlifted to Utah museum

In case you took a break from the news this weekend, here are a few local stories from the weekend to help you catch up on the know. Salt Lake bids for 2026 Winter Olympic Games Now that voters didn’t back a referendum to back a 2026 [...]

Weekend best bets: 6 Halloween haunts in Utah Valley

It’s Friday the 13th. Do you dare try out some of Utah Valley’s Halloween haunts during the spookiest day of the year? Don’t worry — not all of the haunts are the top of the scream factor, but some of them are. Thriller [...]

Broadway star Sutton Foster, “Downton Abbey” star join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for 2017 Christmas concerts

Broadway award-winning actress Sutton Foster and “Downton Abbey” actor Hugh Bonneville are joining the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for its annual Christmas concerts in December, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir announced Thursday morning. “Sutton [...]

McCoard’s Provo Corn Maze turns corn maze into a mission

Provo Corn Maze needs a hero. At least, that is how each event at the McCoard’s Garden Center’s fall activities is set up. During October, McCoard’s Garden Center transforms into a Halloween festivity with its corn maze, zombie [...]

Al’s Sporting Goods finds second home at University Place

Al’s Sporting Goods has found a second home at University Place. The four-generation sporting goods store — which took over the former Sports Authority location on the northeast side of University Place —  had been searching for [...]

Lindsey Stirling remembers father’s battle with cancer with dance on DWTS

It was an emotional week on “Dancing With the Stars” for Lindsey Stirling as she worked on a routine to honor her father who died in January after battling cancer. “My dad was the best dad in the world,” Stirling said [...]

Utah-Tube: Cosmo the Cougar gives BYU Homecoming football game at least one win

The BYU football team might be struggling to be on the winning side of the game, but BYU’s mascot is #winning. Cosmo the Cougar continued a new tradition at Friday night’s homecoming football game when he danced with the BYU Cougarettes, [...]