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MIDDAY Midwest Digest, June 27, 2018

Max Armstrong talks about a new Supreme Court ruling, grain markets, Sonny Perdue claims and a train station.

The Supreme Court ruled that unions can't collect fees from non-members. The case originated in Illinois.

There's been some stability in the grain market. The weather and forecast for heat is impacting prices. 

Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue says he hopes there will be a plan to boost farm income in the event there's still a trade dispute with China by harvest time.

A clock was stolen from the old Michigan Central Station in Detroit. But was returned, along with other items that have been stolen over the years. The building will be renovated to housing. 

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