Economic incentive deals have a tendency to be good for business and bad for communities, but the IBM deal really is a win-win for all involved.
Columbia's new sustainability manager and a group of residents discussed ideas Tuesday night. Which of these ideas do you think has the most merit?
An investigation into the Nuclear Regulatory Commission uncovered problems with safety procedures.
A review of 10 legislative priorities shows the Missouri General Assembly could have done more this session to avoid the train wreck that has been postponed until next year.
Eleven-year-old Sean Kahler will testify against his father via a remote television at the June 22-23 preliminary hearing. His father, James Kraig Kahler, is charged with capital murder in the deaths of his wife, two daughters and his wife's grandmother.
Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton said the officers involved in the Feb. 11 incident acted appropriately and announced more changes to department policy.
A social worker said at a hearing Wednesday that testifying in court while his father watched could damage Sean Kahler's therapy. The father, James Kraig Kahler, is charged with capital murder in the deaths of his wife, his daughters and his wife's grandmother.
IBM will be good for Columbia, but it won't be quite as beneficial for the community as it has been hyped to be.
The Cougars beat 11th seeded Dickinson State University 1-0 and will play sixth seeded Belhaven University on Friday.
Maplewood Barn Community Theatre launches The Phoenix Season with a new stage and performances of "Arsenic and Old Lace" on through Sunday.
On Monday night, the City Council approved a request by the Columbia Farmers' Market to open three satellite locations: Forum Christian Church, Rock Bridge Christian Church and Boone Hospital Center.
Two MU professors received approval for approximately $1.2 million from the Department of Energy to further nuclear research.
The Columbia Board of Education held a special session Thursday morning to discuss long-term plans related to district funding and school improvements. Topics of discussion included next school year's budget reductions and the status of the Comprehensive School Improvement Plan.
When St. Louis Centre opened as what was then the nation's largest urban mall in 1985, it was hailed as a saving grace for downtown. Instead, it was a huge failure. On Friday, a wrecking ball will begin tearing down the old skybridge that connected the mall with Dillard's department store.
Almost 1,500 job seekers have signed up for updates on the IBM jobs coming to Columbia. The updates are provided by a website set up by the Missouri Department of Economic Development.
Russell Still of Columbia replaces Russell Thompson on the bipartisan panel of the Missouri State Board of Education.
A play about the life and times of ragtime musician J.W. "Blind" Boone give viewers a glimpse into 19th century American music.
Federal law caps liability for oil spills at $75 million, but U.S. Rep. Roy Blunt filed legislation Thursday that would raise the liability cap for an offshore, deep-water oil rig spill to $150 million or an amount equal to the last four quarters of the company's profits, whichever is greater.
Four sheriff's department deputies patrolled from 11 p.m. Saturday until 3 a.m. Sunday. The patrol was funded by a grant through Partners and Prevention at MU.