Weather Forecast

Corn stalks under the sun and heat Tuesday in Farmingdale, Ill. An unusual, late-summer heat wave enveloped much of the Midwest as temperatures crept toward the upper 90s, and beyond in some places. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Drought inching back

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A growing season that began unusually wet and cold in the Midwest is finishing hot and dry, renewing worries of drought and the impact it may have on crops.


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