Bad habits exacerbated in Missouri football loss to Kansas State

Even after addressing numerous minor problems during the bye week, the Missouri football team made costly mental errors against Kansas State, leading to a 24-17 loss.

Mid-Missouri mushroom-hunting group makes first foray into woods

The mid-Missouri chapter of the Missouri Mycological Society is hosting events related with mycology until the first week of November this year.

Musicians fight breast cancer by jamming on Ninth Street

Musicians gathered to jam and raise funds for the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center on Saturday along the Ninth Street sidewalk.

Missouri swimming and diving team wins first event of season

The Missouri women's swimming and diving team finished first at the Show-Me Showdown on Saturday, while the men's team came in second. Head coach Greg Rhodenbaugh still sees room for improvement.

Occupy COMO gains supporters at Liberty Plaza, on Facebook

Columbia has seen many protesters join the nationwide "Occupy" movement that was started in New York about three weeks ago.

Cougars' Velickovic brings Risk to Columbia College soccer team

The Columbia College soccer team plays Westminster College at 6 p.m. Sunday at Westminster Field in Fulton.

Missouri baseball steals win over Iowa

Missouri outfielder Blake Brown's new technique for stealing bases helped lead Missouri to a 9-1 win over Iowa on Saturday. 

Missouri volleyball falls at Baylor

The Missouri volleyball team lost a road match against Baylor on Saturday, losing in five sets for the third straight match.

EAST CAMPUS: Lee Elementary hosts annual carnival for families

Children and parents enjoyed the Lee Expressive Arts Elementary School annual carnival Saturday.

Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival: After 20 years, three founders are retiring

The Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival, which continues Sunday, has grown since it was first held in 1991.

Cougars' international players share culture with volleyball teammates

The Columbia College volleyball team features five international players from Serbia, Canada, Egypt and Brazil. Vesna Trivunovic from Serbia is learning "O Canada" from her Canadian teammates.

Harrisburg family offers reward for missing man

A missing man's family offers a $10,000 reward for information leading to his discovery.

MULTIMEDIA: Jet Roberts pumps energy into sports radio show

Jet Roberts' sports talk show allows him to channel his love of sports, and his band allows him to channel his love of music.

UPDATE: Boone County Art Show winners announced

Artists received awards for paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramics and more in the Boone County Art Show on Friday evening. 

Hickman boys cross country finishes second at Helias Invitational

The Kewpies boys team finished second place overall, and both the boys and girls teams had strong individual finishers.

Rock Bridge cross country wins Border War meet

The Bruins boys and girls cross country teams both took first place at the Border War at McNair Park in St. Charles.

Rock Bridge football capitalizes on mistakes

The Bruins rally in second half to beat Francis Howell on homecoming.

Senior lifts Missouri soccer team with goal, colorful high-five routine

MU soccer player Kendra Collins raised her team's level of enthusiasm before Friday's win against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville.

Onside kick sets tone for Hickman in homecoming win

The Kewpies ended a three-game losing streak, beating Gateway Tech 27-15.

Columbia residents join solar energy projects to save money, environment

Columbia's solar energy production has increased from zero to nine megawatt-hours over the past four years.