Morning Minutes: May 21

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Ulterior ul-TEER-ee-er (adj.) Further, future; more distant, remoter; situated on the farther side, thither; going beyond what is openly said or shown and especially what is proper --

Web Site of the Day

In addition to a regular forecast, this site has all you need to know about the weather as you plan a trip -- from road conditions to Web cams to travel tips. There’s also an in-the-works feature that gives you a forecast based around your itinerary.

Number to Know

30: Number of episodes of the cartoon “Mister T.” The show was centered around – obviously enough – Mr. T, whose birth we celebrate today. He was born in 1952.

This Day in History

May 21, 1881: The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.