The Lucas Oil Speedway took a hit from the storms, as the new roof is now gone.
Max reminds listeners to be sure to take shelter when storm sirens go off, and don't go out for a photo.
Planting progress in North Dakota and Wisconsin is ahead of Illinois.
Two-thirds of the wheat crop is in good/excellent condition.
Do you wince when your tax bill comes in? Some states in the heartland have the highest property taxes.