Planning and Zoning rejects car lot proposal

Columbia residents aired concerns about the environmental and aesthetic impact of a large car lot immediately east of U.S. 63 and Stadium Boulevard.

Bowden remembered at memorial Thursday

Relatives and friends of Columbia Police officer Molly Bowden gathered to remember her life and celebrate her 3½ years of service.

Tatlow resigns from Boone County Family Resources

Embattled board member Steve Tatlow resigned, accusing fellow board members of slandering his character and failing to uphold the organization’s bylaws.

Registration numbers low for UM emergency notification system

The emergency notification system for the University of Missouri System has been up and running for a month, but so far students, faculty and staff have not been flocking to sign up.

Three mid-Missouri men volunteer in Sudan

Three linemen with Boone Electric Cooperative will travel to Sudan to bring electricity to an African village.

Two bodies identified as husband and wife

Preliminary findings at the scene are consistent with a homicide/suicide, according to a news release from the Callaway County Sheriff’s Department, and officers were treating the investigation as a homicide.

Bowden to be remembered tonight

Relatives and friends of Columbia Police officer Molly Bowden will gather to celebrate her 3 1/2 years of service at about 9:30 p.m. tonight near the intersection at Forum and Nifong boulevards.

Two bodies found in Callaway County home

Two bodies were found inside a home a few miles south of Fulton after police received a 911 hang-up call on Thursday morning.

Two arrested on suspicion of stealing bait car

The Columbia Police Department’s bait vehicle program began in December as an effort to catch those involved with auto thefts. Vehicles, which are left in high auto-theft areas, are equipped with alarm systems and GPS tracking.

Blunt refuses to answer questions about e-mail lawsuit

The governor had promised to answer questions about the lawsuit at a news conference, but he devoted barely two minutes to questions and wouldn’t discuss anything in detail.

Forget impeachment, think criminal prosecution instead

The process of impeaching President Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney would take too long, but criminal charges after they’ve left office aren’t out of the question.

Horton key for MU men's basketball team despite back injury

Senior Jason Horton had statistically his best game of the season in MU's win over UMKC on Tuesday. His season-high 11 points were crucial to the victory.

MU women's basketball team stalls<br>against No. 23 Colorado

The Missouri women’s basketball team took a lead early in the second half, but a Colorado run took away any chance at victory in the Big 12 opener.