A new stake has been created in the Philippines. Created from a mission district in the Philippines Baguio Mission, the new stake consists of the Laoag 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Bacarra, San Nicolas, and Batac wards, and the Badoc, Paoay, Pasaquin and San Lorenzo branches. Elder Philip T. Sonntag of the Second Quorum of the Seventy officiated at the creation of the stake.
Elsewhere, stakes were reorganized in Cheltenham, England; Peoria, Ill.; Pocatello, Idaho; and Provo and Sandy, Utah.SANDY UTAH ALTA VIEW STAKE: (April 30, 1989) President - Jerry Beck Black, 38, dentist, succeeding G. Scott Dean; former stake president's counselor, high councilor, bishop and branch president, married Debra Sue Dunn. Counselors - Jeffrey C. Bateson, 36, manager of project services in Church Finance and Records Department, former high councilor, stake mission president, bishop and counselor, married Mona Lee Wilde; Barry Clyde Conover, 42, deputy executive director of Utah State Tax Commission, former bishop and counselor, and elders quorum president's counselor, married Kathleen Parker Smith.