Highlights from the Saturday morning session

In the Saturday Morning Session of the 185th Semi-Annual General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, apostles and other general authorities addressed Church members and the world. President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the First Presidency said we should focus and realign our daily efforts towards discipleship, such as pondering the meaning…


New apostles introduced at press conference

SALT LAKE CITY– Elder Ronald A. Rasband, Elder Gary E. Stevenson and Elder Dale G. Renlund addressed the public for the first time on Saturday since being sustained as apostles. The three new apostles discussed their life experiences, feelings regarding receiving their calling as apostles of the Lord and their testimonies of the gospel of Jesus Christ….


Rexburg Temple reopens after maintenance

The Rexburg temple was closed for maintenance for two weeks, but has been operating again since Sept. 21. “While the temple was closed, it was hard because both Idaho Falls and Rexburg were closed, so we didn’t have anywhere to go,” said Tiffany Lundy, a senior studying business management. The Idaho Falls temple has been closed…

Freshman Hailee Siebert, 15, cries on her mothers shoulder after students arrived at a shopping center parking lot in Wood Village, Ore., after a shooting at Reynolds High School Tuesday, June 10, 2014, in nearby Troutdale. A gunman killed a student at the high school east of Portland Tuesday and the shooter is also dead, police said. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

BYU-Idaho Students React to Oregon Community College Mass Shooting

Reporter: Zarina Leiva Ten people were killed when a gunman opened fire at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College on Thursday. “Its always scary to hear about school shootings and to think that it happens anywher. Fortunately, I haven’t heard of it happening anywhere around here, but to think that it could happen one day, that’s pretty scary.” Said Mitchell Mantor….


Del Parkinson Comes to BYU-Idaho

  REXBURG— Idaho born Del Parkinson will give a piano concert on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Ruth H. Barrus Concert Hall in the Eliza R. Snow Center for the Performing Arts, and BYU-Idaho students are planning to attend. Parkinson will perform a program entitled “Shall We Dance?” according to the BYU-I Event Guide….

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