Kansas State stifles Missouri in Manhattan

After the Kansas State men’s basketball team flew into the Columbia airport on Friday, the Missouri women boarded the same plane and left a day earlier than scheduled for Manhattan, Kan. to beat the ice storm that hit most of Missouri

Brown upset about missed opportunity

After Saturday’s game, Marshall Brown sat alone on the bleachers in the dimly-lit practice gym at Mizzou Arena. His head was down, his body slumped as he waited for the questions.

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Ice storm warning extended

Columbia came through the first wave of the predicted weekend ice storms with no power outages, officials said Saturday as a second wave of wintry precipitation began bearing down on Central Missouri.

Winter storm blamed for 3 deaths, power outages

KANSAS CITY — Three people died in three separate crashes Friday as a wintry mix of snow and ice fell across parts of Missouri, leaving roads slick and dangerous, authorities said.

MU hungry for its first Big 12 win

It’s hard to call the third game of the Big 12 Conference season a must-win game. But when you’re 0-2 going into the game and its followed by a trip to Lawrence, Kan., that might be the best way to describe it.

MU’s Rucker sets aside NFL draft

Martin Rucker finally knows where he will play next year.

Missouri's motivator

K-Kay Pickens dances to music no one else hears. She grooves in the locker room, at teammates’ houses and even on the court.

More recruits getting quick start in college

Some high school seniors just can’t wait to get to college.

Rested & Ready

Matt Pell is a three-time NCAA qualifier. He’s an All-American with over 109 wins in his college wrestling career with a chance to move into second in career wins all-time at Missouri, behind Ben Askren. He’s also a cheap baby sitter.

Library tax gets OK for April ballot

Voters in the Boone County Library District will be asked in April to increase their taxes by 21 cents per $100 of assessed property value to finance new libraries in northern Columbia and Ashland.

KU sets standard

The Big 12 Conference season is just a week old, but the league’s top team might already be apparent.

Floyd offers to stay until job starts June 1

University of Missouri System President Elson Floyd told a special meeting of the Board of Curators on Thursday that he will begin his new job at Washington State University on June 1 and offered to remain at UM until then.

Soldier receives offers of help

SPRINGFIELD — A soldier whose stored possessions were sold while he was in Iraq might never recover such treasures as family photos, but offers of help are streaming his way from strangers touched by his plight.

Sanders Collection is a rich trove

The 9-inch-wide, cast-aluminum “O” from the “Boone County Jail” sign that hung outside the old building has been collecting dust since it was removed during reconstruction in 1988. Each of the letters from the title were distributed to people involved in the project.

Tiger Hotel terminates leases

Residents of the Tiger Hotel’s independent living community found out this week that they will soon have to find another home.

Community leaders honored

About 1,200 people who attended Columbia’s diversity breakfast Thursday morning gave standing ovations to NAACP President Mary Ratliff and members of the Minority Men’s Network when they were recognized for promoting diversity in the community.

Remember your best time at Missouri Theatre? Share it!

It’s a romance that has spanned four decades.

Mall sets new youth policy

Store managers are banking on a new policy that would limit when and where unsupervised youths hang out at the Columbia Mall to create a friendlier shopping environment and increase business.

Boone County under ice storm warning

An ice storm warning remains in effect for the Columbia area until midnight Sunday.