Wednesday, August 29, 2007 | 2:22 p.m. CDT;
updated 1:58 a.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008
About 5,000 fewer Boone County residents were living in poverty in 2006 than in 2005, according to statistics released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Tuesday, but the number of Columbians in poverty rose by more than 600.
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