The new truck will ease the burden on the city's one existing truck for commercial recycling, which already goes to the campus three times a week.
Gina Werdehausen, a victim of a shooting in Callaway County on Oct. 26, was released from the hospital Monday.
Though several middle and elementary schools were used as polling places for the election, that was not the lone factor for closing the schools. Several schools that were polling places did stay open.
The plan highlights needs for changes in infrastructure, regulating commercial development and maintaining development densities consistent with the area.
Why do election judges drop everything to work on Election Day? Listen as they explain why.
Jaimie Grimes, 18, of Columbia is in serious condition at University Hospital. The driver of the truck remains unidentified.
After a shaky first game, the Cougars swept Stephens 25-22, 25-8, 25-11 Tuesday at Silverthorne Arena.
Space shuttle Discovery will make its final journey into space Wednesday after 10 years of service. The launch will mark the 39th launch for NASA's oldest surviving shuttle.
While at the polls on Tuesday, I decided to steal a Steve Goodman melody, “Chicken Cordon Blues,” and put my own words to it. It is called "The Voter Ballot Box Blues."
Corporate war profiteers, lobbyists, politicians and others encourage a war paradigm for their own self-interest. The loss of life and limb, prestige, integrity and other resources by many is too great a price to pay.
The use of our tax dollars to help undo the harm people are doing to their own children goes against the grain. If government doesn't step in to try to protect these children, who will?
Republicans have seized control of the House for the first time since 2006, riding a wave of voter discontent and economic woes to directly challenge President Barack Obama's agenda.
Democrats lost Senate seats in at least five states Tuesday, but were guaranteed to keep the majority thanks to wins in California and West Virginia. Republicans scored big wins, taking Senate seats in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Arkansas, North Dakota and Indiana.
ColumbiaMissourian.com has reporters waiting at watch parties and filling readers in on election results as they come in at The Watchword.
Data on how the Missouri elections stack up in the race for control of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.
Key races in the Midwest and the South could indicate the extent of a Republican resurgence in Congress.
Voters will decide key issues in Tuesday's election.
Missouri voters are deciding who will succeed Rep. Kit Bond who will retire when his term ends. Boone County voters will also decide on a presiding commissioner.
The public is being asked to report any fraud or voting rights abuses they witness at the polls Tuesday.
The UM System Board of Curators met Monday to set objectives for a new retirement plan for faculty and staff. The curators' goal is to develop a viable benefits plan based on the system's research as well as input from faculty and staff.