Good morning Okanagan! It’s time to get your Wednesday started!
Fun Fact: Do you suffer from lepidopterophobia? It is a fear of butterflies and other flying insects.
Actress Nicole Kidman suffers from it.
On this day
In 1923, Harvey Firestone starts Firestone Tire and Rubber by producing inflatable tires.
In 1984, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar passes Wilt Chamberlain for the most points in NBA history.
In 1997, ‘The Crocodile Hunter’ debuts.
In 2012, the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians play a 16-inning game, the longest game to occur on the opening day of the season.
Today is National Caramel Day, National Deep Dish Pizza Day, National Flash Drive Day, National Library Workers Day, Go for Broke Day and First Contact Day.
Weather forecast from Environment Canada
In Salmon Arm
In case you missed it
This umpire camera gives a prospective on how hard hitting a baseball is.
Dylan Cease, 98mph Fastball and 81mph Knuckle Curve (home plate views).
Hitting is hard. pic.twitter.com/esqgYkNagU
— Rob Friedman (@PitchingNinja) March 31, 2023
If your birthday is today, you share a birthday with actress Lily James (34), pop singer Pharrell Williams (50), and actor Sterling K. Brown (47).
Have a great day everyone!