NEWS

Morning Minutes, April 20

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

wayfarer \ WEY-fair-er \ noun; a traveler, especially on foot. — Dictionary.com

Website of the Day

The Wayfarers Association Hillwalking Club

http://www.wayfarersassociation.com

With over 300 members, the Wayfarers Association Hillwalking Club explores walking and hiking in the Wicklow/Dublin mountains area, as well as regular trips to other parts of Ireland.

Number to Know

6.6: In 2013, a 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit Lushan County, Ya’an, in China’s Sichuan province, killing more than 150 people and injuring thousands.

This Day in History

April 20, 1999: Columbine High School massacre: Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold killed 13 people and injure 24 others before committing suicide at Columbine High School in Columbine, Colo.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Jessica Lange, American actress, 65

Daily Quote

“For me, nothing has ever taken precedence over being a mother and having a family and a home.” — Jessica Lange