Margie Vandeven

Audio: Northeast Missouri school leader says rehiring ed commissioner is a step in the right direction

A northeast Missouri school official says the next K through 12 education commissioner brings a sense of collaboration to the table. Paris Superintendent Aaron Vitt says Margie Vandeven does not use a top-down approach.      Paris Superintendent Aaron Vitt thinks having Vandeven at the helm is a great sign for Missouri’s students.     […]

CAFO

Trenton Farms wins bid to open CAFO in Grundy County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s Clean Water Commission yesterday voted to allow two new concentrated animal feeding operations in the state after years of pushback from opponents worried about possible pollution, smell and other issues. Commission members voted 4 to nothing in favor of Trenton Farms to operate in southwest Grundy County. RNR Farms […]