The money would allow the city to update the current treatment plant and to meet the Missouri Department of Natural Resources requirement for increased capacity.
Travel packages to the Big 12 Championship are sold out, but driving is always an option.
At Lange Middle School, classes resumed as usual after the doors were locked at 9:40 a.m., school officials said.
Columbia police are looking for suspects in a drive-by shooting that damaged several vehicles in northeast Columbia on Monday night.
Police said they don’t believe Dwight T. Hayes’ story that he was merely a “lookout” in this weekend’s murder of a 55-year-old hotel general manager.
MU football players, Coach Gary Pinkel and various spirit squads will make appearances. Coffee and hot chocolate will be provided.
“Matt Blunt: Document Destroyer” was created and paid for by the Missouri Democratic Party in response to the e-mail controversy in the governor’s office.
Max Zofness passes the lacrosse ball Monday to his roommate Blaine Skrainka while playing on the front lawn of their house on University Avenue.
All applications must be turned in to the Columbia city clerk’s office by noon on Friday, Dec. 7. There are 22 positions open, including seats on the Mayor’s Committee on Physical Fitness and the Special Business District Board.
MU football players took some time after their victory over Kansas to celebrate their No. 1 ranking, but they quickly went back to work, preparing for a rematch Saturday against Oklahoma for the Big 12 title.
Precision passing from quarterback Chase Daniel and clutch kicking from Jeff Wolfert helped them earn Big 12 player of the week honors
Down on the Las Vegas Strip the Tigers aren’t even rated the best team in their next game, against No. 9 Oklahoma.
Former Texas A&M assistant Mike Sherman was hired to lead the Aggies Monday, and former Nebraska assistant Turner Gill is among the candidates to replace Bill Callahan in Lincoln.
On the mat, sophomore Max Askren is a “grinder,” according to MU wrestling coach Brian Smith. Away from the mat, Askren’s coach describes him as a deep thinker who enjoys learning about other cultures and their languages.
Despite their differing personalities, Hickman juniors Jessi Strother, Chloe Perkins and Hannah Babcock have combined to form solid leadership for the Kewpies on and off the volleyball court.
The Department of Water and Light invites the public to give input on the future of Columbia’s energy system at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the City Council Chambers of the Daniel Boone Building, 701 E. Broadway.
The city is looking at new ways to clear streets more quickly after snowfalls.
Dwight T. Hayes, 21, was charged in connection with the killing of Cynthia White this weekend. Police also arrested him in connection with two other crimes earlier this month.