Maria Ioudenitch Top Of The Morning News: Friday, May 25, 2012 By Maria Carter • May 25, 2012 Kansas City voters will decide two measures in August. It’s increasingly difficult for mid-sized farms to compete against both large and small farmers. It’s a daily digest of headlines from KCUR. A Veteran Performer At 16: Maria Ioudenitch By Laura Spencer • May 25, 2012 Courtesy of Kansas City Symphony. A teenager takes the stage tonight at Helzberg Hall with the Kansas City Symphony at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. And she’ll be right out front.