Monkey business is not new to Columbia

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 | 8:12 p.m. CDT; updated 8:19 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — This isn’t the first time a monkey has made headlines in Columbia. A story about a monkey on the loose made the Missourian’s front page on three days in May and June 1943. The following is a timeline culled from those reports: