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Max Armstrong looks at the weather forecast, airport delays and a little Al Capone history

Max Armstrong looks at the long-term view for these freezing temperatures, though he offers some warm spots listeners could consider visiting. Max shares that winter weather has also caused airline delays too. Max remembers Rose Marie, who played Sally on the Dick Van Dyke Show, and an interesting tidbit from her early life - she says she knew Al Capone.

Midwest Digest is a twice-daily audio feature produced by Max Armstrong, offering news and commentary from across the Midwest.

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