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MORNING-MidwestDigest-01-08-18

Max Armstrong talks about flu outbreak in U.S. (audio)

A high fever, chills, muscle aches, fatigue, they are part of the influenza of this winter. Rest, experts say. 26 states are reporting high flu activity. Experts say it’s not too late to get a flu shot. Keep washing your hands.

Many of us on the farm beat couldn’t recall the last time a president addressed the Farm Bureau. It was 26 years ago when George Bush did it. Trump will be on stage at 3 p.m. today.

Severe drought covers a fourth of Missouri.

Jerry Van Dyke died at age of 86. He grew up in Danville, Ill. There are reports he was kicked out of high school for riding motorbike down the hallway.

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