Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will hold a press conference Friday morning in Jefferson City to address why two Lake of the Ozark beaches were not closed during the summer. The beaches had high E. coli levels and could have caused danger for people in the lake.
MU's financial dilemmas balance out its world-class aspirations.
Columbia Missourian editor Scott Swafford and reporter James Patrick Schmidt talk about the issue and the proposed changes.
Gov. Nixon announced Monday that the Missouri legislature would reform the state's DWI laws by spring.
A provision to the USA Patriot Act is up for renewal that allows the FBI to access to personal data, a violation of the Fourth Amendment. Hunter S. Thompson had it right when he founded the Fourth Amendment Foundation to preserve the Constitution. Let's take up the cause.
As the Senate and House continue to work on resolving a health care bill, no one wants to pay the money needed to raise enough to finance the bill.
Cooperation between the Columbia School District, City Council and county agencies will provide free H1N1 vaccinations to public school students.
Stormwater flow creates levels of problems for Hinkson Creek.
After an announcement from Gov. Jay Nixon that the Department of Natural Resources had given him false information about E. coli levels in the Lake of the Ozarks, the department has been conducting an internal investigation set to conclude Friday.
Despite career times from Missouri sophomore Lisa Nathanson, Texas was too quick for the Tigers, who were swimming in their first dual meet of the season.
A two-car collision left one injured and backed up traffic Thursday night. The injured driver was transfered to Boone Hospital Center.
Johnny Wright arrived Wednesday night at the Boone County Jail after being extradited from Georgia. Wright was arrested in September on a second-degree murder warrant in connection with the 1976 disappearance of Becky Doisy.
Some of the letters written to President Harry Truman by his wife will eventually be displayed at the Truman Library and Museum in Independence.
The MU Police Department is looking for suspects in a burglary and an assualt. The separate incidents occurred on Sept. 19 and Sept. 27.
A ninth-grade girl at Troy Buchanan High School was arrested Oct. 8 on supsicion of bullying another girl through a Web site. The girl faces school discipline.
Johnny Wright, the suspect in the 1976 Doisy killing, was transferred to the Boone County Jail this week.
The Humane Society of Missouri is working with pit bulls seized this summer in the largest dogfighting raid in U.S. history. Jakob, Junior and Kali, three pit bulls seized in the raid, appear headed for gentler lives.
The Missouri Department of Conservation says 1,242 deer were killed from last Friday through Monday during the urban portion of Missouri's firearms deer season.
The football-field long sub sandwich will be sold for $2 a chunk.