Morning Jolt: Tiny town of Buford sold for $900K

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Weird news: Remember the story we highlighted last week about an entire town in Wyoming being sold at auction? Well it has been bough by an unidentified buyer from Vietnam. The town of Buford had only one resident, and he decided to pack up to be nearer his family.

What’s happening today:

- The White House will hold the 134th annual White House Easter Egg Roll today. The event will be on the South Lawn, and more than 35,000 people are expected at the event.

- Brazil President Dilma Rousseff visits the U.S. to talk about relations between the two countries. This is Rousseff's first official visit to Washington, D.C.

Opening bell: The Dow opened this week at 13,060.14.

Gas reports the lowest gas prices are in Wyoming ($3.587 a gallon) and Utah ($3.690 a gallon).

Motivational quote: "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein

Watercooler talk: Young comedian takes a stab at lazy parents. Watch the video report here:

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