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Max Armstrong's Daily Updates

MIDDAY Midwest Digest, June 16, 2020

Max Armstrong talks about retail sales, corn crop condition, COVID-19 deaths in nursing homes, utility worker scams and peregrine falcons.

Retail sales are important to the economy. May showed an 18% increase in spending.

Heat and wind have taken a bit of a toll on the corn crop across the U.S. The rating feel 12 points in Nebraska.

More than 40 percent of the COVID-19 deaths have been in nursing homes, and it could be higher than that.

Police in Indiana say there are people posing as utility workers claiming late payments.

Peregrine falcons are doing well in Wisconsin.

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