These are your Morning Headlines... Lawmakers in congress are facing mounting pressure from corporate lobbyists to pass business tax breaks before the end of the year, but new analysis suggests those cuts would be far more costly than promised. Also, the 2023 Light the World campaign by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints launched Monday in New York City. Lastly, the Salvation Army in Pocatello is ringing their bells this season in hopes of raising 125 thousand dollars.
These are your Evening Headlines... The City of Pocatello has recently received a Water Smart grant. Plus, a recap of today's BYU-Idaho devotional with Presiding Bishop Gérald Caussé of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Then, Bonneville County's "Shop with a Cop" event is happening next Friday.
Bishop Gérald Caussé, the Presiding Bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He gave the BYU-Idaho devotional on November 28, 2023. His address is titled "I Saw Your Potential." He talked with BYU-Idaho Radio about his talk and how we can fulfill our potential and see the divine potential in others. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/devotional/presiding-bishop-gerald-causse-shares-how-god-views-his-children-with-students-in-byu-idaho-devotional
On this edition of your Morning Headlines... The owner and board members of a Utah contracting company face charges of labor trafficking. Plus, when federal Medicaid COVID-19 protections were rolled back, it affected thousands of children. Then, the annual First Presidency Christmas Devotional for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is this Sunday.
Author, Gail Grant Park, sits down with BYU-Idaho Radio to chat about her latest book "We Are Shadows: An Irish Ghost Story." She talks about how long it took her to write the novel and how bits of her own experiences are woven throughout the story. You can find more at https://gailgrantpark.weebly.com/#/. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/local-news/detective-solves-out-of-this-world-mysteries-in-new-book
These are your Morning Headlines... Rexburg's annual Lights ON! Christmas celebration kickoff is tonight. Also, this Friday non-residents can purchase license and tags for the 2024 deer and elk hunting season. Lastly, the Idaho National Laboratory is opening its 4th annual Bright Future in Energy Scholarship competition for 2024.
Chloey Hall is a BYU-Idaho student who has struggled with mental health her entire life. Despite these challenges, she is stronger because of it and says that Heavenly Father has supported her through it. She also offers advice to those facing similar challenges as well as counsel to those who have friends and family with mental health challenges. If you, or someone you know is struggling with their mental health and/or thoughts of suicide, help is always available at the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by dialing 9-8-8. Article: www.byui.edu/radio/
Josh Leukhardt is one of three directors for the BYU-Idaho Theatre Department's production of "A Medieval Christmas Pageant: Plays from The York Cycle." He joins reporter, John McSwain to talk about the production. The show begins on November 29. For more, go to www.byui.edu/theatre. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/byu-idahos-a-medieval-christmas-pageant-the-york-cycle-is-ready-to-boost-your-holiday-spirits
Reuben J. Appelman is the author of "While Idaho Slept," a book about the murders of four students at the University of Idaho. In an interview with BYU-Idaho Radio, Appelman talks about what goes into writing a book like this, how it affects him, and more. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/
Police in Chubbuck are searching for a man who robbed a credit union, Tony Carpenter gave a talk at the BYU-Idaho devotional called 'Mortality is a master class' and an injured 21-year old man was rescued from the summit of Snow King Mountain.
This devotional address titled "Mortality is a Master Class" was given by Brother Tony Carpenter on the campus of BYU-Idaho on November 21, 2023. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/devotional/life-is-a-master-class-worth-taking-says-byu-idaho-devotional-speaker
Tony Carpenter is the Creative Services manager at BYU-Idaho. He delivered the BYU-Idaho devotional on November 21, 2023. He joined BYU-Idaho Radio to discuss his devotional. His talk is titled "Mortality is a Master Class." Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/devotional/life-is-a-master-class-worth-taking-says-byu-idaho-devotional-speaker
These are your Morning Headlines... Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has concluded a nine day ministry trip to Mexico. Plus, the number of people with disabilities in the workforce is rising. Then, a local family is working to raise money for a Rexburg landmark.
These are your Evening Headlines for November 20, 2023... Several cars are totaled after a Pocatello garbage truck drove through a church parking lot. Plus, if you like to sing and serve, there is a group that may interest you. Then, young adults gathered around the world for a devotional from Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
Award-winning author, Paige Edwards, joins BYU-Idaho Radio to talk about her newest book, Skye Fall. She talks about what goes into writing a book like this and what her journey to becoming an award-winning author was like. You can find more about her and her books at www.authorpaigeedwards.com. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/award-winning-author-adds-another-book-to-the-shelf
These are your Morning Headlines... Talk with Governor Brad Little personally today on a statewide telephone town meeting today from 12 to 1pm. Also, the Bureau of Land Management has Christmas tree permits available now through December 24th. Lastly, here are some tips to travel safe this winter.
These are your Evening Headlines for Friday, November 17, 2023... Friends and family gathered to remember the life of President M. Russell Ballard at his funeral services. Plus, the Rexburg Care Fair is happening this weekend. Then, history will be made at the Idaho Falls Symphony tomorrow night.
The Little Miss Rigby pageant gives girls ages 5 to 13 a reason to perform on stage, polish their poise, and increase their self-esteem. The pageant started over 15 years ago and has been the primary driver for funding the Rigby High School Dance team. Each year the pageant participants are partnered with a high school dancer as their mentor through the pageant.
BYU-Idaho religion professor Chase Rockwood talks with reporter, Isabella Salazar, to discuss his journey to BYU-Idaho. He also offers advice to returned missionaries and freshman at the university. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/campus-news/byu-idaho-a-special-place-for-one-religion-professor
These are your Morning Headlines... The Idaho Department of Education is starting a podcast titled, "The Super in 10." Also, an Interfaith Worship is happening this Sunday. Lastly, The BYU0Idaho Theatre Department is gearing up for its second show of Fall Semester.
In this edition of the Evening Headlines... Elder Jeffrey R. Holland has been called as the Acting President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Plus, a new book shows how a couple drew closer to Christ through kidney donation. Then, there is a new indoor baseball and softball facility in Pocatello.
Cody Miller reports on the Campus Christmas celebration here at BYU-Idaho.
Speaker and author, Michelle Dennis Christensen, joins BYU-Idaho Radio to talk about her memoir, "Mirrors of Jesus: Finding Parallels of Christ in Our Lives." She discusses what spurred her to write the book and what she has learned through the process. Article: https://www.byui.edu/radio/local-news/new-book-details-how-couple-drew-closer-to-christ-through-kidney-donation
On this Thursday morning, these are your Morning Headlines... The Jackson Police Department is expanding its License Plate Reader program. Plus, the Idaho Falls Community Hospital has started a support for those affected by strokes. Then, a look at longest serving senior leadership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.