Chris Koster supports Amendment 1, saying it will help prevent future regulations on the ag industry. Joe Maxwell is against the measure, saying it will only benefit large corporate farming operations.
An abandoned grain elevator located just south of 8th and Mitchell still scars the St. Joseph skyline while repeated efforts to tear it down are thwarted. Now, a third attempt to tear it down might be stopped as well.
Monday's stormy weather is blamed for an accident that injured a St. Joseph man. Troopers say Paul Branson, 47, was thrown from his motorcycle when he went off Interstate 29 during a period of heavy rain Monday.