'Mission Intermission:' Thousands Of Latter-day Saint Missionaries Sent Home Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Apr 6, 2020

Latter-day Saint missionaries arrove at the Salt Lake City Airport by the hundreds. Those who don't live in Utah are shuttled to hotels as they wait for a connecting flight.
Credit Courtesy Ryan Wells

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-days Saints has been attempting to send every foreign serving missionary back to their home country due to the COVID-19 outbreak. That includes 12,000 returning home to Utah. The full story can be found at KUER.org.