Mercy, one of the state’s major health care providers, is laying off 39 employees in Springfield. KSMU’s Jennifer Davidson has more.
Many people across the Ozarks like to know the source of the food they’re putting in their mouths; for example, were pesticides used on these bell peppers? Or, did this milk come from cows that were given growth hormones? In Peace Valley, Missouri – that’s in south-central Missouri—KSMU’s Jennifer Davidson traces the food source of chickens that will soon be appearing in some health food stores across the Ozarks.