Candidates for governor need to get serious about tackling the root causes of joblessness and it's time to get creative in seeking new sources of revenue.
Edward John Maher was fully cooperative when confronted and taken into custody at his Ozark apartment. Maher is suspected of pulling off a brazen heist of 1 million pounds in England.
The recommendation would create about 14,000 more jobs for women in the armed forces. Women currently are not allowed to serve in infantry, armor or special forces units.
Edward John Maher, who was suspected of driving off with a fortune in England worth $1.5 million back in 1993, has been captured in rural Missouri, where he had been working as a cable guy and raising a son who apparently knew nothing of his father's past.
Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifelreturned the Distinguished Service Cross and Croix de Guerre to Margaret Means, a relative of Maj. Ernest Slusher.
MU plant pathologist Johann Bruhn is trying to establish a market for truffles grown in Missouri.
Ozark Forest Mushrooms farm harvests 100 pounds of mushrooms per week from inoculated logs.
Columbia organizations received a $4,000 boost Jan. 26 for their attempts to relieve hunger.
From Readers, a new section at ColumbiaMissourian.com, offers readers the opportunity to submit their writing and photographs for publication on the website.