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MIDDAY Midwest Digest, September 5, 2018

Max Armstrong talks about job growth, corn harvest and crop conditions, missing people and killings.

Last month was the 94th consecutive month of job growth in the United States. However, the jobs picture in dozens of cities doesn't seem to reflect that.

As corn harvest is getting underway, the condition of the crop slipped slightly in the last week. The soybean condition has held steady.

Authorities around Des Moines, Iowa, have been looking for a missing 50-year-old man. His body was found, but foul play isn't suspected.

Last Saturday a grandfather in Michigan was stabbed and murdered by a drug user.

Several listeners have met Paul Harvey, and he was just as gracious and kind in person as suspected to be.

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