Good morning and happy Monday! Let’s get your great week started!
Up until 2013, Pizza Hut was the largest buyer of kale in the US
They used it to decorate their salad bar pic.twitter.com/1rTLitCHRv
— Iman Jalali (@Stealx) March 26, 2022
On this day
In 1896, gold is found in Yukon.
In 1968, activist Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated.
In 1973, the World Trade Center opens in New York City.
In 1974, Hank Aaron hits his 714th career home run, tying Babe Ruth’s record.
In 1975, Microsoft is founded.
In 1986, Wayne Gretzky sets an NHL record with his 213th point of the season.
In 1989, NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays in the last game of his career.
According to National Today, today is National Walk Around Things Day, National Tell a Lie Day, National Vitamin C Day, National Cordon Bleu Day, National Hug a Newsperson Day and International Carrot Day. It is also National Public Health Week and National Safety Window Week.
Weather forecast from Environment Canada
In Salmon Arm
In case you missed it
Special weather statement in effect for Coquihalla Highway. Learn more here.
Kelowna Liberal MLAs suggest new riding and fourth MLA. Learn more here.
Lucky No. 7: Armstrong puppy born with rare green hue. Learn more here.
The season hasn’t started yet and we may have the catch of the year.
— MLB (@MLB) April 2, 2022
If your birthday is today, you share a birthday with actor Robert Downey Jr. (57), late actor Heath Ledger (would have been 43), actress Jamie Lynn Spears (31), magician David Blaine (49), actor Eric Andre (39), actress Natasha Lyonne (43), actor David Cross (58), actress Aliyah Royale (22), actor Craig T. Nelson (78), poet Maya Angelou (would’ve been 94), actress Estelle Harris (94), retired NHL goaltender Roberto Luongo (43), and internet sensation Grumpy Cat (would’ve been 10).
Have a great start to your week, no matter how many coffees it takes to get through the day!