Those two-wheeled contraptions can sometimes be a roadside annoyance, but all it takes is an afternoon on a bicycle in downtown Columbia to feel compassion for the plight of cyclists.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has launched its Environmental Health Tracking Network Portal.
MU was selected to receive a $35,000 to $50,000 grant to help develop ways of reducing the university’s carbon footprint. Former Sustain Mizzou president Patrick Margherio said they plan to use the money to expand the Building Dashboard program.
Two propane gas companies sued by consumers who are complaining that the company cut back on the amount of propane in canisters while still charging the same price. The cost has since dropped, but the cutback on fuel in the tanks continues.
A Columbia resident's YouTube video of a local construction site garnered some attention with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, who sent an inspector to the site Wednesday morning.
The city-sponsored event to teach kids about Columbia watersheds was called off early because of storms.
One of the applicants for the Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission said the council's delay might be agenda-driven. Third Ward Councilman Karl Skala said the extension was based on the small pool of applicants.
Zia Matoori, a chef at Churchill's restaurant, has planned a five-course meal that will incorporate Mediterranean and Italian elements, in addition to a summer theme.
Trey Quinlan, a chef at Bleu Restaurant and Wine Bar, has planned a Tuesday menu that is to include scallops, caprese salad and filet of rib-eye.
Heat indexes could exceed 100 degrees this week, so the Humane Society is offering tips to keep pets safe.
After a Michigan man attempted to rob an Illinois woman at gunpoint, she called 911 and led the unsuspecting man to the sheriff's department, the authorities said.
The state Supreme Court's ruling requires all sex offenders register for their crimes, including those committed before the registry's creation in 1995.
Ameren Corp took its first step toward diversifying its fuel mix Thursday by signing an agreement to buy 102 megawatts of wind power from phase II of Horizon Wind Energy's Pioneer Prairie Wind Farm in Iowa.
Hershel Knuckles struck a low-hanging tree branch while boating on Saturday. He underwent surgery and has since been released from Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
In the Supreme Courts ruling, Justice Clarence Thomas wrote that employees have to prove that age played a key role in employers' decisions to prove age descirmination.
Strong storms tore through the Midwest Wednesday, bringing tornadoes and flooding with them.
After scrubbing a shuttle mission because of a hydrogen gas leak, NASA plans to send an unmanned rocket to the moon on Thursday.
The Kansas City Chiefs currently train at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, but an updated incentive package would require the Chiefs to train in Missouri for 10 years to get $25 million in tax credits.
Missouri-based electric cooperatives and the Missouri Department of Transportation will use the money for projects including debris removal and repairing electrical transmission systems damaged by winter storms in late January.