MORNING-MidwestDigest-06-19-17

Max Armstrong talks about wheat market, rising water in Lake Michigan. (audio)

That region around Kansas City, many who had planned quiet Father's Day were instead busy picking up and cleaning up after storms moved through.

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke said there are better ways he can assist Donald Trump as he pulled out of running to take job with Department of Homeland Security.

California isn't only place where lack of water was once a great worry, but is no more. Lake Michigan is at highest level since 1998. Damage to lakefront properties is now a worry.

Wheat market is now at highest level in about a year. 

Forest fire in Portugal is creating concerns about wheat yields in Europe.

Actor Stephen Furst has died. He was in Animal House movie. He died of complications from diabetes. Managed diabetes from age of 17. He was in Cincinnati a number of years ago where first made it known he had been on dialysis for two years. He was 63.

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