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Semi crash ties up traffic on 36 Highway

Google Traffic Map 36Hwy and I-29 A viewer has called in to let us know a semi truck has flipped over causing traffic issues on 36 highway in St. Joseph. We’re getting reports that eastbound 36 Highway

Crews investigating semi fire in school parking lot

Photo courtesy Darrell Wright The Missouri Fire Marshall’s Office is investigating after a semi fire in the Chillicothe R-II schools parking lot. Chief Darrell Wright with the Chillicothe Fire Department said crews responded shortly before 1 p.m. Monday

USDA issues sour egg board report

The Department of Agriculture says the American Egg Board engaged in inappropriate conduct following a USDA checkoff review. The results announced last week regarding what’s known as “mayogate” stem from an Agricultural Marketing Service review after Egg

Food industry leaders say consumers want GMO labels

With a new federal labeling standard on the way, food company executives told the Wall Street Journal that consumers want GMO products labeled. The Wall Street Journal gathered executives in agribusiness, consumer products and government to explore