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  • Missouri Task Force One leader remembers Hurricane Katrina
    This week marks ten years since Hurricane Katrina devastated portions of the gulf coast. Members of Missouri Task Force One were called in by the federal government and helped rescue victims, often by boat and often from homes. Approximately 80 members from Missouri helped with the hurricane efforts. Task Force leader Doug Westhoff says he […]  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:35:59 +0000

  • Ameren begins moving nuclear waste to central Missouri site
    Ameren has started moving spent fuel into its new dry cask storage facility in Callaway County that will hold a portion of that fuel. Shannon Abel with Ameren said the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is also involved in the move to ensure the process is done safely. “We have lots of regulatory oversight to ensure that […]  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:35:05 +0000

  • Missouri Highway Patrol investigating crash that killed trooper Friday morning
    A Missouri Highway Patrol Trooper has been killed in an accident west of Mexico. Trooper James M. Bava, 25, died in the crash of his patrol car this morning on a county road. At 8:29 a.m. he was pursuing a motorcyclist that he had seen commit a traffic violation, according to Corporal Scott White. “A […]  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:03:53 +0000

  • Ten-year old swimmer and high jumper named 2015 Show-Me STATE GAMES Athletes of the Year
    This summer, 24,375 athletes took part in the Show-Me STATE GAMES Olympic-style sports festival, many taking home gold, silver and bronze medals.  Only two athletes receive the GAMES highest honor – Male and Female Athlete of the Year.  The Show-Me STATE GAMES is pleased to announce Andy Gilmore and Danika Osman are the 2015 Missouri […]  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:30:29 +0000

  • Week two Missouri high school football results
    8/28 Adrian 41, Drexel 8 8/28 Afton (Okla.) 48, Miller 20 8/28 Aurora 56, McDonald County 21 8/28 Ava 45, El Dorado Springs 16 8/28 Battle 55, Holt 12 8/28 Belton 26, North Kansas City 7 8/28 Benton 20, Grain Valley 15 8/28 Bishop LeBlond 31, Van Horn (Independence) 20 8/28 Blair Oaks 48, Owensville […]  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:32:58 +0000

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  • Highway patrol interviews motorcyclist involved in Trooper death
    Highway patrol interviews motorcyclist involved in Trooper death
    The motorcyclist that Trooper James Bava was pulling over just before his death was found and interviewed by the Missouri State Highway Patrol's Division of Drug and Crime Control.

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      Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:10:56 CST

  • Dozens gather for mid-Missouri Pagan Pride Day
    Dozens gather for mid-Missouri Pagan Pride Day
    Dozens gathered downtown Sunday afternoon to celebrate mid-Missouri Pagan pride.

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      Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:41:15 CST

  • Relatives mad after court blocks suits over hospital deaths
    Relatives mad after court blocks suits over hospital deaths
    Relatives are outraged after the Missouri Supreme Court decided wrongful death litigation can't go forward against a northwest Missouri hospital.

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      Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:35:00 CST

  • Bike ride program raises awareness about local water protection
    Bike ride program raises awareness about local water protection
    Bike ride series educations local residents about protection local waterways from litter and pollution.

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      Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:25:22 CST

  • Hundreds mourn slain 9-year-old Ferguson girl
    Hundreds mourn slain 9-year-old Ferguson girl
    Hundreds gathered to remember 9-year-old Jamyla Bolden who was killed when shots were fired into her Ferguson home as she did homework on her mother's bed.

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      Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:09:12 CST

  • Columbia Daily Tribune - news/local

  • New journalism school dean asks for faculty, staff input
    University of Missouri School of Journalism Dean David Kurpius is asking for faculty and staff input before he sets an agenda for the school’s future.  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500

  • City considering solutions to Again Street stormwater woes
    Residents living near Again Street Park and city officials are discussing solutions to a stormwater issue that has plagued the area for decades.  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500

  • Columbia Fire Department responds to plant fire in Bunceton
    The Columbia Fire Department sent vehicles and personnel to Bunceton on Saturday to help fight a fire at the Better Bean plant.  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500

  • Private plane damaged while landing at Columbia Regional Airport
    A pilot escaped injury shortly after 2:15 p.m. Saturday when the landing gear of a single-engine private airplane collapsed upon touching down on the main runway of the Columbia Regional Airport.  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500

  • Downtown parking study might yield changes
    Wearing a reflective, neon-yellow vest and clutching a brown clipboard, Clint Smith made his way through each level of the parking garage at Fifth and Walnut streets Friday and used a red pen to count  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500


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