MORNING-MidwestDigest-07-14-17

Max Armstrong says rural Americans have higher death rates from cancer than urban counterparts. (audio)

A new report says rural Americans have higher death rates from cancer than the rest of the country. Though cancer death rates have decreased nationwide, slower reduction in rural areas. Higher percentage of rural Americans are uninsured, which could explain some of the difference.

A Mexican man had been removed from U.S. 7 times. He was driving drunk, unrestrained passenger in van he was driving was killed.

Is it possible we've seen peak ag price for the year? It could very well be, one analyst says. 

They started the annual walk 59 years ago. Bridge may be closed to vehicle traffic during annual Labor Day bridge walk on Big Mac.

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