Whitney Butters Wilde
Whitney Butters Wilde is a writer who believes everyone has a story to tell, and it's a journalist's good fortune to discover them. Whitney began her journey with the Deseret News in 2010 as a Mormon Times intern. Having returned from serving in the New York Rochester Mission, she now works as an editorial assistant for the Features department where she compiles the events calendars, writes for the various sections and assists with editing. Whitney graduated from the University of Utah in May 2014 with a degree in communication and married her husband, Blake, in October 2014.

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Hale Center Theater Orem’s current production of “The Diary of Anne Frank” effectively envelops audiences in the bittersweet world of Anne Frank through its intimate setting.
Bored Shorts TV has over 127 million views and is an ever-growing business that offers a unique brand of clean entertainment.
Here are five movies families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Because not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.
Here is a list of various events going on in honor of Pioneer Day throughout the state. Note: This is not an all-inclusive list.
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com.
Tuacahn Center for the Arts in Ivins continues its 20-year legacy of providing memorable experiences for its patrons.
Parades are just one of the many family friendly Independence Day events taking place throughout the state to honor freedom, friends, family and fun.
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and violinist Jenny Oaks Baker have released a patriotic-themed music video of “Amazing Grace” just in time for the Fourth of July.
Tuacahn honors the beloved story of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" while also adding a few fresh elements along the way, with strong performances from its cast contributing to much of its success. The show run...
Tuacahn Amphitheatre premieres Disney's production of "When You Wish."