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Max Armstrong looks at news from across the Midwest including the story of a lake event gone sour, rising market prices, and some interesting hot dog facts.

Max Armstrong shares the story of a Michigan lake event that started off clean, but didn't stay that way. News from This Week in Agribusiness about the grain markets which kept rising during the short holiday trading session on July 3. He shares news that applications by Americans for Canadian citizenship are about the same as they are after every presidential election. And Max offers interesting hot dog facts.

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

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