MU won't eliminate coal use overnight, Chancellor Brady Deaton says, but the campus has made considerable steps in that direction.
Jared Mohler of Columbia pleaded not guilty to charges of sexually abusing children. A March trial date was set for his father.
Revised figures released Monday predict tax revenues for fiscal year 2010 will be 6.4 percent less than the previous year, which means officials might have to cut an additional $200 million from the state budget.
The Columbia College women's basketball team earned its 12th straight victory Monday night with a 74-44 win at McPherson (Kan.) College.
The new school's students, who moved from Field Elementary, found a bigger building with updated technology and contemporary design.
The Hickman girls basketball team ran past Newburg 63-44 on Monday at the Rolla tournament.
Football fans clashed online over the weekend in a verbal brawl about conflicting band performances after the Texas Bowl.
The city of Columbia and Columbia College have drafted a collaborative plan for improving a section of Range Line Street along the college campus north of Rogers Street. The project, if approved, would cost a total of about $1.2 million.
Public officials and an auto mechanic offer advice for meeting some of the challenges created by single-digit temperatures.
The parks are open for ice skating and fishing respectively, but note the safety guidelines.
Gov. Jay Nixon and legislative leaders released their joint estimates Monday.
The National Weather Service doesn't expect Columbia to warm up any time soon. The forecast calls for temperatures below 20 at least through week's end.
Following a requirement by the federal government, Columbia Public Schools is implementing a new system allows students and staff to identify more than one choice for their race.
Lawmakers are looking into open enrollment policies for public schools, which would allow students to switch schools at will.
A gunman opened fire at a federal building Monday, killing one. The gunman was killed in a running gunbattle.
Children at Trailwoods Elementary are learning Chinese through a partnership with the Confucius Institute at the University of Kansas. The lessons are designed to teach content besides language; soon, the students will be covering math concepts during Chinese class.
There are 10 more potential witnesses in a Kansas trial of a man accused of shooting and killing an abortion provider.
Brooks Anderson Blunt was born on Jan. 1 in Springfield.
The harvest is a record for the state's 21-year-old muzzleloading season, which lasted 10 days in late December.