Recent Articles by Tad Walch
Published: Friday, August 22, 2014 11:59 pm MDT
Two recently retired LDS couples used Education Week to improve their travel and lives while satisfying a sweet tooth or two at the popular, long-running BYU event.
Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 6:27 pm MDT
A broken water main in BYU's Marriott Center parking lot forced workers to shut off water Thursday afternoon to the basketball arena. Three Education Week classes were canceled Thursday, but officials say the M...
Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 6:42 pm MDT
Hannah Smith, a Mormon and senior counsel for the Becket Fund, which has secured some historic federal and U.S. Supreme Court rulings defending religious freedom, spoke about key areas for current concern at th...
Published: Thursday, August 7, 2014 8:23 pm MDT
'Same-sex attraction' is a more nuanced and useful term than 'gay,' said Ty Mansfield, president of an LDS-based support group, at the 16th annual FairMormon Conference on Thursday.
Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 5:52 pm MDT
Temple Square, which already draws 5 million people a year, will be featured in a video by Brand USA, which markets travel to the United States and is making the video to promote Utah.
Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 4:57 pm MDT
The 274 Mormon missionaries being transferred out of Sierra Leone and Liberia due to the Ebola virus outbreak have left safely and are traveling to their new assignments. Meanwhile, LDS worship services in the ...
Published: Friday, August 1, 2014 7:12 pm MDT
All LDS missionaries in Sierra Leone and Liberia are leaving the African nations because of the outbreak of Ebola virus-related illnesses. The missionaries are being assigned to other missions. The outbreak has...
Published: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 8:35 pm MDT
Due to tremendous demand, the LDS Church released more tickets to the Ogden Utah Temple open house on Tuesday, making the announcement at the outset of a tour for media of the reconstructed temple.
Published: Sunday, July 27, 2014 2:01 pm MDT
Mormon pioneers were safer leaving in April than in May, in May rather than June, and so on. The later they left, the more likely they were to die, but the reasons may surprise you.
Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 11:28 am MDT
The LDS Church will break ground next month on a new temple with an unusual design in Meridian, Idaho. The temple will be the state's fifth and the church's 15th under construction.