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MORNING Midwest Digest, June 14, 2018

Max Armstrong talks about Flag Day, the Senate ag committee passing the farm bill, bears and cell phone theft.

Today is Flag Day. The official adoption of the flag happened 241 years ago. It's also the birthday of the Army.

The Senate Ag Committee passed the farm bill. It'll now go to the Senate floor. The bill continues much of the key programming in the current farm bill, as well as some improvements. 

More bears are wandering into parts where you normally wouldn't find them. A black bear was hit in Ohio recently.

A man walked into two Sprint stores, posed as a worker, and stole $10,000 in cell phones.

Baby McKenna is home from the hospital after being hit in the head with a baseball.

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