In addition to issues regarding Columbia's tourism industry discussed at the Columbia City Council meeting Monday, members also talked about parking at Indian Hills, parking garage art, solar power, Google's broadband network and funding for the Central Missouri Humane Society.
Stimulus spending may not prove to be very stimulating. According to a recent study, only spending on highly demanded government services appears to boost growth.
Tracey Conrad will be offered a one-year contract and will begin her new role on July 1.
Columbia Public Schools Superintendent Chris Belcher and School Board President Jan Mees talked about Columbia Public Schools and the district's bond issue.
House Budget Committee chairman said the House could pass the state budget and let the governor and Senate work together to make the governor's recommended cuts.
Talk of a megatrade had baseball buzzing Monday following an ESPN report based on unidentified sources.
Spencer Pearson's idea to legalize marijuana won him the 2010 Idea for Change in America competition. Pearson is one out of the 10 winners, who will receive the chance to share their ideas with the president's adiminstration and have a grassroots campaign.
After a car accident that left one dead and one injured, the man at fault was sentenced to seven years in prison.
The Kent, Ohio, ensemble performed "Funf Satze" by Anton Webern and the "String Quartet No. 4" by Bela Bartok.
A proposed bill would extend the current state law on texting while driving to all ages; only drivers ages 21 and under are banned from this action under the current law.
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A half-mile stretch of West Broadway from McBaine Avenue to West Boulevard has earned state approval for a place on the National Register of Historic Places.
Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer has supported conservative spending during his tenure in Congress.
The man was arrested on suspicion of several charges including felony resisting arrest and felony stealing.
During renovations to City Hall, a historic building will return to its orginial color after being painted yellow in the late 1970s.
An internationally known artist teaches at MU and tries to make his Chinese calligraphy relevant in mid-Missouri.
Operation Fairy Godmother, a project started by Debbie Leatherman of Joplin High School, helps make prom affordable to all students. Almost 500 students were invited to a recent Fairy Godmother event, where more than 1,000 dresses were available for only $5 a piece.
Buford, candidate for Columbia City Council in Ward 4, addresses 11 issues facing the city.
Missouri could potentially lose federal funding and one of its nine congressional districts if the state population is counted as too low.