Provo City Mayor Michelle Kaufusi condemned Monday's violent protests, during which shots were fired.
A "Back the Blue" rally and a counter protest against police brutality were held on Monday night by the Provo Police station. The night started with each group on opposite corners and ended with counter protestors marching and stopping traffic on Center Street and University Avenue before returning to the police station and being met by police in riot gear.
Missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints found some new ways to share the gospel and serve while cooling off on Saturday, June 27.
This week's non-virus related news includes fireworks that sparked a Utah wildfire and legislation to remove the Confederate emblem from Mississippi's flag.
The groundbreaking ceremony for the Orem Utah Temple will take place on Sept. 5, according to a press release from the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Recently, church members have argued over issues like racism, feminism and LGBT matters on social media. Members might feel more comfortable making these arguments because of the nature of social media.