Four arrested in connection with shots fired off Providence Road

Two of the suspects were arrested as they headed to class, according to the Columbia Police Department.

Bad economy means another scaled-back Thanksgiving, but some won't skimp

A 16-pound turkey and all the trimmings will cost an average of $49.20, a 13 percent jump from last year, or about $5.73 more, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation

Toy safety report finds some dangers

Toys deemed potentially dangerous included a whirly wheel, a plastic book, a wooden blocks set and a Sesame Street Oscar doll. About 200 toys children's products were reviewed for the report released Tuesday.

Boone County Sheriff's Department recognized for traffic enforcement

The Traffic Unit of the Boone County Sheriff's Department was recognized for its enforcement of driving laws. The Columbia chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving nominated the unit.

Columbia College women's basketball team runs past Baker

The Columbia College women's basketball team beat Baker (Kan.) University 87-66 on Tuesday night in Columbia

Columbia College men's basketball team wins at Missouri Valley

The Columbia College men's basketball team beat Missouri Valley College 73-50 on Tuesday night in Marshall to improve to 4-2 this season.

Missouri baseball field earns award

Simmons Field at Taylor Stadium has been named one of 11 Field of the Year winners by the Sports Turf Managers Association.

Occupy COMO's belongings removed without incident from city hall

The group is still allowed to protest but cannot store items in front of the Daniel Boone City Building.

Judge dismisses lawsuit against Columbia SWAT

Jonathan Whitworth and his family sued 12 police officers after the February 2010 raid at their home. Two of the family's dogs were shot, one fatally.