MORNING-MidwestDigest-02-01-17

Steve Alexander fills in for Max Armstrong and offers insight on Caterpillar and Cornell. (podcast)

Follow Max on Twitter @MaxArmstrong.

Trooper Ben Gardner, public information officer for the Kansas State Patrol tweeted a picture of a cattle drive in Ellsworth, Kansas, noting there's "Nothing to see here. Keeping MOOving along." @TrooperBenKHP

Caterpillar is moving its global headquarters to Chicago area. Closer to global transportation hub. About 300 people will work there eventually. Moving from Peoria. Fits pattern of companies moving top executives to Chicago area. 

Fisk Johnson really likes Cornell University - he has five degrees from there. Fisk Johnson holds the record for the most degrees earned by a student at the New York University. The CEO of SC Johnson gave $150 million to the College of Business, which is named the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business.

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