Activists air concerns about Taser use by Columbia Police

A coalition of several advocacy groups held a press conference Monday after reviewing the records of Taser incidents released by the Columbia Police Department on Oct. 31. The police department released a response to the conference.

MU graduate publishes book about potato chips

Dirk Burhans, of Harrisburg and an MU alum, first came up with the idea to write about potato chips while walking through the snack aisle at a grocery store in Ohio.

Judge continues murder trial of man charged in Bentley slaying

The murder trial of one of the five men charged in the June 10 slaying of a Columbia man was continued Monday in Boone County Circuit Court. A new trial date will be set in early December.

Kansas State announces Snyder as new coach

The most successful coach in Wildcats history is comin gback to "calm the waters."

BOONE LIFE: Puppies for sale

Mike Criner is hoping to sell 10 German shepherd puppies for $100 apiece.

Sheriff asks public to help identify woman's body found in concrete

A hunting party found the body encased in concrete and stuffed in a toolbox on Nov. 15.