Joplin tornado: School district says 135 students won't return

At least 135 students affected by the May 22 tornado won't return to the Joplin School District in the fall.

Five ways to stay cool tonight in Columbia

To escape the heat, here's a list of five ways to stay cool Friday night.

Missouri Wine Competition winners announced

Blumenhof Vineyards and Winery tops list of winners at 2011 Missouri Wine Competition. 

Endangered American burying beetle may return to Missouri prairie

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wants to work with the St. Louis Zoo to reintroduce the colorful beetle to Wah'kon-tah Prairie in St. Clair and Cedar counties.