The National Agriculture Statistics Service reported Monday that 93 percent of Missouri's corn crop has matured, about 14 days behind normal.
Faculty of the Missouri School of Journalism select the medalists who are scheduled to lecture Tuesday before receiving their awards.
"Dinosaurs Unearthed" will open Nov. 7 at the St. Louis Science and "DinoQuest" will open May 1 at the Missouri Botanical Garden.
The sons of Boone County Fire Protection District Chief candidate Kenneth Craft Jr. have arrest records in Florida, but Fire District board members said their decision on who should be the next chief will be based on credentials.
The council passed an amendment to include protection for pedestrians and wheelchair users in an ordinance that prohibits the harassment of bicyclists.
Board members for Regional Economic Development Inc. have approved $25,000 toward the creation of an interactive Web site that would provide a wealth of information on Columbia and Boone County properties suitable for new businesses.
With the completion of a project in Jefferson City that will turn landfill gas into electricity, Columbia Water and Light has met its requirement to generate or purchase at least 5 percent of its energy output from renewable sources.
On Monday, Mayor Darwin Hindman requested that an ordinance permitting Columbia residents to raise chickens within city limits be prepared for City Council consideration.
Jurors heard testimony Monday from several eyewitnesses to the September 2007 shooting death of Jeremy Bohannon. Bohannon was shot by his former brother-in-law William Clinch, who is on trial for first-degree murder and armed criminal action.
The Tigers like to play doubles as much as Blake Starkey likes to coach it.
Department of Corrections Director George Lombardi said it was costing too much to provide security while media personnel conducted interviews.
The company is deciding where to build a new drug distribution center.
Last season, the Columbia College soccer team didn’t have captains and its season ended 9-8-3. This year, Jordan Cox and Lloyd Jacobs stepped up to the challenge and have helped lead this season's team to a 12-2-1 record.
With a roster that includes four starters and four seniors, this year's Missouri women's basketball team thinks it has a great chance to prove naysayers wrong.
Iowa State got its first conference win in two seasons with a comfortable win over Baylor. Texas Tech got its first road win with quarterback Steven Sheffield at quarterback, upsetting Nebraska in Lincoln.