Census Bureau regional director Dennis Johnson said the volunteers will be asking the same 10 questions that are on the paper census forms.
A recent study determined that a new water main was needed, according to Columbia Water and Light.
Harry Markopolos, who discovered and alerted authorities to the Madoff investment fraud scheme, spoke to an audience at Cornell Hall at MU on Friday.
The Cycle Recycle program, which aims to give away previously used bicycles, will hold an event Sunday as part of Bike, Walk & Wheel Week. Line vouchers will be handed out at 9 a.m. and bikes will be given away at noon.
A Columbia College business class presented a marketing plan to Cuba Development Group Inc. on Thursday, that involved looking at education and safety in the city of Cuba, Mo.
Starting Saturday, visitors will be allowed to tour Warm Springs Ranch. The ranch is the new home to Budweiser’s Clydesdale breeding program. On Friday, the ranch held an open house for special guests and showed off their new-to-the-public facility. Jim Poole, general manager of Clydesdale operations, spoke about the decision to move to Boonville, what goes on at the new facility and what it takes for Clydesdales to be fit for commercials.
Champion Bank of Creve Coeur and BC National Banks of Butler were closed along with five others, bringing the number of U.S. bank failures this year to 64.
Volunteers at Derby Ridge work with kingergartners through a multigenerational learning program.
Strong wind gusts, large hail and frequent lightning are predicted for Boone County and all adjacent counties.