— Cut4 (@Cut4) April 19, 2022
Sup? Let’s get your Wednesday started!
Fun Fact: Up until the 1941-42 season, NHL goaltenders would have to go to the penalty box when they got the penalty.
One of the four skaters on the ice had to stand in the crease and defend the net and one was allowed to use their goaltender’s mask and goalie stick.
On this day
In 1912, Fenway Park in Boston officially opens.
In 1914, Canadian James Duffy wins the 18th annual Boston Marathon.
In 1916, the Chicago Cubs play their first game at Weeghman Field (now known as Wrigley Field).
In 1968, Pierre Trudeau is sworn in as the 15th Prime Minister of Canada.
In 1986, Michael Jordan sets the record for most points scored in an NBA playoff game with 63.
In 2008, Danica Patrick wins the Indy Japan 300 to become the first female driver to win a race in IndyCar history.
In 2018, electronic music artist Avicii dies of suicide.
According to National Today, today is National Cheddar Fries Day, National Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Day, National Look-alike Day, National Banana Day, Chinese Language Day, and Lima Bean Respect Day.
Weather forecast from Environment Canada
In Salmon Arm
In case you missed it
Section of KLO Road in Kelowna to be closed for construction. Learn more here.
ATV rollover claims Vernon man’s life near Enderby. Learn more here.
Wildfire training brings 300 firefighters to Penticton this weekend. Learn more here.
Here’s a good laugh for your Wednesday.
volume up and may this bless you with the same inappropriate laugh-cry it gave me pic.twitter.com/gkv7jKxREl
— shauna (@goldengateblond) April 16, 2022
If your birthday is today, you share a birthday with actress Carmen Electra (50), actor George Takei (85), actress Jessica Lange (73), and actor Shemar Moore (52).
Have a great day everyone!