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BYU Adopts Amnesty Clause for Sexual Assault Victims on Campus

BYU Adopts Amnesty Clause for Sexual Assault Victims on Campus

Featured Image | BYU Photo Earlier this spring, Brigham Young University faced criticism for their policies revolving around rape and sexual assault victims and the Honor Code office. In response to the criticism, BYU President Kevin J. Worthen announced the school’s intention to solve the issue. This week, BYU completed their study and the Advisory Council on Campus Response to Sexual Assault …

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Annie’s Mother, The Piano Guys Share Faith-Filled Message to Volunteers

Annie's Mother, The Piano Guys Shares Faith-Filled Message to Volunteers

“We wish we had better news,” The Piano Guys wrote early Thursday morning as the group’s search for Annie Schmidt, missing hiker of member Jon Schmidt, ended. “We were not able to find Annie. The search is being discontinued at this time in consideration of the health and well-being of everyone involved.” However, the group wrote, “all is not lost.” …

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Deseret Industries Opening New Thrift Store in Springville, Utah

Deseret Industries Opening New Thrift Store in Springville, Utah

Deseret Industries, a non-profit chain of thrift stores featuring vocational training and donation processing, will open a new retail store later this month in Springville, Utah at 655 South 1750 West. A three-day grand opening celebration is planned for October 27-29, including live music and giveaways. “We receive donations covering every possible household need,” said marketing manager Brooke Yates. “With …

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Schmidt Family to Continue Search + How You Can Help

The morning after Oregon police officially suspended the search for Annie Schmidt, the missing daughter of LDS musician Jon Schmidt, the family released their own plans to continue the search. Posted on The Piano Guy’s Facebook page, the plans include a call for able volunteers, especially if you have experience in mountain climbing and hiking. Annie’s brother, Spencer, also posted …

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Temple News & Updates – Week of October 16

Here at LDSDaily.com, we know that members of the church sure love temples. However, I would only hear about the status of a temple when it was announced, during the groundbreaking ceremony, the open house, the placement of the Angel Moroni, and the dedication. However, there is so much more going on with these sacred buildings that we just never …

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Search Continues for Annie Schmidt, Family Speaks Out

Search Continues for Annie Schmidt, Family Speaks Out

The search continues for Annie Schmidt, the 21-year-old daughter of Jon Schmidt, a popular LDS musician from the group The Piano Guys. In an updated statement to Fox 13 News in Salt Lake City, the Schmidts release the full details of what they believe happened and what the next steps are. Anna, who is called Annie by her family, is …

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Daughter of Jon Schmidt of Piano Guys Fame Missing, Public Asked to Help

Daughter of Jon Schmidt of Piano Guys Fame Missing, Public Asked to Help

Both Jon Schmidt of Piano Guys fame and the Portland police are asking for help in locating Schmidt’s daughter 21-year-old daughter Annie. She was last seen Sunday; her car was found Thursday near the Columbia River Gorge. Anna is a hiker and authorities believe she was on a trip due to her recently purchased tent and backpack. However, neither her …

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5 Things Every Mormon Can Do to Pick Their Presidential Candidate

5 Things Every Mormon Can Do to Pick Their Presidential Candidate

Featured Image | Jessica Whittle Hey there. Have you heard about a very important date coming up lately? November 8, to be exact. It is a very important day in America. It is the day citizens will vote for their choice of President of the United States. Regardless of the vitriolic circus surrounding our current choices, a choice needs to …

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