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New Latter-day Saint temple dedicated in Layton on Sunday

LAYTON — The 22nd of what is currently slated to be 30 temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the state of Utah was dedicated Sunday. Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles was on hand to perform the dedication of the temple, located at 1400 Oak Hills Drive in Layton. According to a news release from the church, Bednar encouraged members to refer to the new temple as a “house of the Lord” in order to better focus the activities that will occur there. “We do not come to the house of the Lord simply to enjoy the beauty of the ...

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Letter: Ode to Brent Johnston, a talented native son

The passing of a local boy-made-good went unremarked. A tribute was held on June 1, 2024. I submit this memorial. Brent Johnston was the “love child” of Liberace and Carol Channing. Or so he told people. He was also a gem; a Davis County boy wonder. Yes, I am his relative. But who ...

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