Golden Days still out of Nebraska's reach

USC brings Nebraska back to reality with a make-no-mistake-about-it visit to Lincoln

Heritage Festival brings the past to town

The Heritage Festival and Craft Show, which began in Nifong Park on Saturday. The festival celebrated its 30th anniversary this year.

Second Annual Flying Carp Race

The Flying Carp Race provides competition and envionmental awareness for participants.

Quick offensive plays drive Missouri past Western Michigan

A touchdown in the first drive of the game and a large first-half lead pushed the Tigers past the Broncos 52-24 on Saturday.

Wind energy blows into Columbia

A new energy farm north of King City, in Gentry County, Mo., started supplying electricity to Columbia on Sept. 6.

Terminally ill cancer patient rallied behind ‘1,000 cranes’

Friends and co-workers of Scott Laws made 1,000 origami cranes to show their support during his treatment for colon cancer.

Doug Luetjen's return lifts Kewpies

Hickman quarterback Doug Luetjen returned from injury to throw the winning touchdown pass with less than two minutes left.


Chase Patton scores a rushing touchdown

Backup quarterback Chase Patton scored the first touchdown of his collegiate career on a rush, not a pass.

Victim’s family struggles after his death

Donald Nickens was recently found guilty of second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of Chris Byers.

Prostitution suspect held on immigration charges

The Chinese citizen was arrested Thursday on suspicion of promoting prostitution out of the back of a convenience store.

Library to survey public opinion

After voters rejected plans for construction of two new libraries, the Daniel Boone Regional Library Board will conduct a survey to gauge public opinion.

Blackfoot trailer rentals appear to skirt city codes

The city’s system for tracking the rental of mobile homes allows some landlords to rent substandard trailers undetected.

Visioning effort enters home stretch

The Community Choices Open House on Thursday attracted 470 people. Now it’s up to consultants to compile the results. A Missourian survey, however, gives some indication of people’s priorities.

Missourian visioning survey results

During the Community Choices Open House on Thursday, the Missourian asked participants to fill out a paper survey indicating which six of the 118 strategies from the visioning effort’s Citizen Topic Groups they had selected as their priorities. A total of 93 of the 470 participants filled out the survey. Here are the results.

Fans make first-time visits to Missouri football game

Many fans found a new experience in Columbia at Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

Missouri: Home of a few ‘firsts’

Missouri is known for producing more than just corn and cattle. Some of today’s most popular products were born in the state of Missouri.

What to do if... You fall in public

School board member Tom Rose talks about his work as a veterinarian

Tom Rose is very active in the Columbia community, volunteering in several organizations and mentoring students. He recently was appointed to the school board, and he also owns Rolling Hills Vet Clinic.

MU students prefer movie ‘Wedding Crashers’

More than 37,000 MU Facebook members list their favorite interests, musicians, movies and books.

Final: Missouri 52, Western Michigan 24

Quarter-by-quarter recaps of the Missouri-Western Michigan football game