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MIDDAY Midwest Digest, Feb. 1, 2019

Steve Alexander is in for Max, and talks about what the cold left behind for us, NCBA priorities, chicken wing consumption and a football team's back taxes.

As we head back to above-0 temperatures, we deal with what the record cold left behind, including broken pipes and potholes. In Chicago, train tracks were set on fire at switching stations to keep the tracks warm.

The NCBA annual meeting is closing up today, and the organization set priorities for 2019.

Are you stocked up on chicken wings for the Super Bowl? The National Chicken Council says 1.38 billion wings will be consumed during the game.

The state of Missouri says the Kansas City Chiefs owe back taxes.


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