More rain expected by Wednesday in parts of Missouri

ST. LOUIS — Some Missouri communities may see minor to moderate flooding this week in the wake of drenching storms, the National Weather Service said today, even as forecasts are calling for more rain.

Man arrested on charges of unlawful use of weapon

Jeremy K. Tremblay, 25, was arrested Monday night after firing a rifle while intoxicated, according to the Boone County Sheriff's Department.

Letter: Sturtz can solve First Ward’s problems

Sturtz is creative, understands economic issues, is a strong communicator, easily accessible, and uninfluenced by special interests.

Career educator Hairston knows education from many sides

Columbia School Board candidate Gale “Hap” Hairston would bring 27 years of experience in education to the board.

County legal counsel dies after scooter accident

John L. Patton was driving a 2003 Aprilia Scarabeo scooter on Saturday night and deputies said he was injured in an attempt to avoid a deer in the road.

Supreme Court should recognize Second Amendment

The Supreme Court should let stand the D.C. Federal Appeals Court’s decision that D.C.’s ban on handguns violates the Second Amendment.