P&Z recommends rezoning approval for redevelopment of downtown property [Graphic]

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Michael LaCoste, second to right, and Alex Trumble, far right, act in an office while Daniel Willis shoots his short film, "Ups and Downs," on March 17. Willis said he plans to submit the film to the Silver Screen Film Festival.

Gonorrhea, chlamydia rates in Boone County [Graphic]

STD rates become focus of local health initiative [Graphic]

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Missouri baseball fans bundled up for the Tiger's game against the Texas Longhorns on Friday. Many spectators even used blankets to stay warm in case their sweatshirts and coats weren't enough.

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Missouri quarterback and Heisman finalist Chase Daniel threw out the ceremonial first-pitch of the Tiger's game against the Texas Longhorns on Friday.

Priday, not Crow, makes history for Missouri baseball team [Photo]

Missouri's Jacob Priday is congratulated by his teammates after hitting a three-run home run in the third inning of the Tiger's game against the Texas Longhorns on Friday. Priday hit four homers on the night, breaking the Big 12 Conference record, during the Tigers' 31-12 victory.

Cleanup Columbia [Slideshow]

As part of “Cleanup Columbia” on Saturday, Kristen Heitkamp is organizing neighbors to pick up trash at Lions-Stephens Park. Listen as Heitkamp explains what the park has to offer and what needs to be done to beautify the Benton-Stephens area.

Voting patterns show views on election [Graphic]

First Ward results [Graphic]


Columbia School Board results [Graphic]

Columbia's aspiring young filmmakers emerge for student film festival [Photo]

Kevin Kersting, left, and Ben Kaplan, right, battle mummies as part of their movie filming on March 9. The main fight scenes for the movie were filmed on the Francis Quadrangle on the MU campus.

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The flower of a vinca plant blooms near 9th Street in downtown Columbia on Wednesday.

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17-month-old Emma Miller gets some help getting untangled from her kite from her mom, Megan Miller, at Kite Flying Day at Douglass Park in Columbia on Saturday. A lack of wind made getting a kite to stay airborne a little difficult, but it couldn't prevent dozens of children and their parents from enjoying a fun and relaxing day in the sun.

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George Wang, 3, runs to try to get his kite airborne at Kite Flying Day at Douglass Park in Columbia on Saturday.

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Ben Sharpe, 10, gets a little tangled while trying to get his kite off the ground at Kite Flying Day at Douglass Park on Saturday. "It's going pretty well, I could use a little more wind," Sharpe said.

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Caitlin Linas heads a ball during a game against the Milwakee Panthers Sunday morning at MU's Walton Stadium. The Tigers won the game 3-0; all the goals were scored during the second half.

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Missouri outfielder Kurt Calvert bunts the ball to center at the bottom of the sixth inning during the series finale with Oklahome State on Sunday.

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Missouri catcher Trevor Coleman attempts to tag Oklahoma State's Jordy Mercer during the seventh inning of the series finale at Taylor Stadium on Sunday.

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Rock Bridge outfielder Lonnie Hofmann catches a fly ball in centerfield during Wednesday's game against Hickman. Hickman won 6-4.