The Rundown: A Rare Mormon Gold Coin Goes Up for Auction

On the show today, we take a look at a rare $20 gold coin minted in the Salt Lake Valley in 1849. What’s the big deal? It was the first $20 gold piece ever struck in the United States. We’ll speak with Mark Borckardt of the auction house selling the coin to hear that story. Plus, your top local headlines.


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