This week: Olympic Games scheduled all week

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Look ahead

- The Olympics will be taking place all week. Check out for schedules, news and more.

- Wednesday is the anniversary of the day the I-35W Mississippi River Bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis collapsed during evening rush hour. It happened on Aug. 1, 2007.

- Friday sees the opening of two more big summer movies: “Total Recall,” a PG-13 remake of the Arnold Schwarzenegger movie, this time starring Colin Farrell; and “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days,” rated PG.

- Sunday is International Beer Day. It’s a day to celebrate beer at a pub, at home with friends or wherever you like to hang out. Get more information about the day at

Gas price update

- This week: $3.490

- 1 week ago: $3.437

- 1 month ago: $3.397

- 1 year ago: $3.693

- Record high: $4.114

Source: AAA

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