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MORNING-MidwestDigest-01-09-17

Max Armstrong shares information about the Council Bluffs, Iowa, man killed in the Florida airport shooting. (podcast)

The Council Bluffs, Iowa, man killed in Fort Lauderdale shooting is being remembered as one-of-a-kind by his sister. He owned a surveying company based in Omaha. He was one of five people killed in the baggage claim area. He and his wife, who was shot in the next, had flown to Florida to take a Caribbean cruise. 

Have you noticed the price of gas creeping up? The price of gas has risen 12 cents in past three weeks. It's 33 cents higher than a year ago following the OPEC agreement to reduce output. It was almost a year ago that the price of oil hit its lowest point in 26 years.

After robust soybean export sales this fall and winter, is the sizzling market cooling down? South American crop and sales already made believed to be behind this cool down.

North American International Auto Show is getting underway today for the press. Public gets in on Saturday.

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