Fire District staff salaries have been standardized, except for that of Fire Chief Steve Paulsell, whose salary is scheduled to be addressed at a closed meeting July 24.
With 50 triathlons down, John Curtin only has 50 races left on his 100 triathlons in 100 days tour. The tour’s purpose is to raise awareness and funds for the prevention of sexual and physical child abuse.
Residents tried for an hour on Thursday to put out the fire in south Columbia before calling for help.
Thursday night was the first of 11 successive nights of activity at the Boone County Fairgrounds. The fair formally kicks off Monday.
The Department of Natural Resources took 55 samples on July 7 from the Community Toll Bridge to mile marker 30. June tests found high levels of E. coli, mainly in high-traffic areas near Tan-Tar-A Resort.
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Thirty-five Columbia veterans will now have homes of their own, thanks to an extension of the Housing and Urban Development-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing voucher program.
An increase in use of the area’s leash-free dog park highlighted the need for more parking spaces. The city hopes to start the project in August.
The hearing to determine whether he will get a retrial will wrap up Friday.
George Albright, who was charged with second degree involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of four Kansas City women because of an accident on June 1, 2006, was acquitted of all charges by a jury Wednesday evening.
Seven hundred incoming kindergartners participated in summer school this year.
Columbia pubgoers share their thoughts on InBev’s takeover of Anheuser Busch
A divorced couple who died in a murder-suicide inside a suburban St. Louis mall had a violent relationship that prompted at least four police visits and each to seek orders of protection against each other, court records show.
Debby Rose of Springfield said in the lawsuit that the 10-year-old bonnet macaque helps curb a social anxiety disorder that can cause her to have panic attacks in public.
Missouri officials said they conducted what they called a “special inspection,” part of a broad probe into questionable practices involving auction rate securities.
Chase Daniel, along with Chase Coffman, Jeremy MacLin and a few more Tiger football players, received national recognition from the media when they were named preseason all-conference players.
The Democratic candidate for attorney general unveiled plans to expand the state’s no-call list and crack down on e-mail spammers.
Columbia police are seeking three suspects in the incident.
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A 25-year-old male was robbed Thursday morning by three suspects near Garth Avenue and his wallet was stolen. The suspects have not been arrested yet.