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Max Armstrong's Daily Updates

Midwest Digest, April 19, 2022

Max Armstrong talks about mail slow downs, highway deaths in Kentucky, winter wheat crop condition, planting progress and more.

Some mail will get slowed down next month, as the USPS tries to recover financial losses.

More highway deaths in Kentucky have been reported as the pandemic has eased. However, police say many of the deaths have been preventable.

USDA shows the winter wheat crop at 37 percent poor to very poor. And planting of corn and soybean crops is about average, barely started.

A northern Illinois farmer who has tilled images in his field has found others feel the same way he does.

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