An equestrian area is one of the possible features being considered for the park.
While the ability to scan license plates could be a useful tool for police officers, the temptation to misuse such technology is high.
The 2010 proposed city budget includes a grant-funded sustainability manager, but there is disagreement on what this position's responsibilities would be.
The future of America is about more than the accumulation of money. Today's politicians should take their positions seriously and shift their priorities towards building a nation fit for tomorrow's generations.
Surveillance cameras will reduce dangerous crime, not bother well-behaved citizens.
The Missouri women's golf team won the Chip-N-Club Invitational on Tuesday in Lincoln, Neb. It was the Tigers' first championship victory since the fall of 2007 and the third lowest 54-hole total for the program.
On Thursday, the Boone County Commission will consider a property tax hike to help cover a budget shortfall.
The Columbia College volleyball team won its 10th match of the season Tuesday night against Missouri Baptist. The Cougars needed only three games to earn their second conference win.
Boone County officials said no lived at the duplex, which had extensive electrical rewiring.
Missouri's Phillip King and Katie Vanatta were recognized by the Big 12 Conference.
The Kewpies lost Tuesday at Helias.
Fourth Ward Councilman Jerry Wade is the first candidate to announce he will run for mayor in 2010. Mayor Darwin Hindman announced in August that he would not seek a sixth term.
The Columbia School Board approved allocations of funds that will be generated by a recent property tax increase as well as of stimulus money for Title I and Title II-D programs.
Authorities said the dogs were mostly small breeds including poodles, miniature pinschers and Yorkshire terriers.
The woman died after accidentally drinking diluted lye, which is used to make methamphetamine.
Scott Olsen, interim chief of the Boone County Fire Protection District, and Kenneth Craft Jr. of Bonita Springs, Fla., are the remaining candidates.
Proposed enhancements at A. Perry Philips Park and Gans Creek Recreation Area are up for public discussion again. What additions would you like to see made? What do you think of the current proposals?
An anonymous sex abuse victim filed a lawsuit against a Methodist church in St. Joseph along with other church units. Scheduled to go to trial on May 10, 2010, the case pertains to sexual misconduct that allegedly took place in the 1970s.
Thursday is the deadline for citizens to volunteer to help with a five-year school improvement plan for Columbia Public Schools.
The Espresso Book Machine will be able to print and bind a paperback book up to 830 pages long for pennies a page. Users can download files of books to print or publish their own work by uploading PDFs from a flash drive.