A new budget proposed by Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City, would allocate $379 million — $31 million more than under Nixon's proposal — to the University of Missouri System.
Larrell Banks of Fulton was arrested Monday morning and charged with second-degree homicide and armed criminal action in connection with a shooting on North Eighth Street and Park Avenue on Sunday afternoon.
It was a day of surprises for the five children of Rodney and Bobbie Blackwell: Dad came home.
The rezoning approval allows the developer to build up to 150 apartments in a building that cannot be more than 80 feet tall. The building is also expected to include retail space on the ground floor.
The council voted Monday to charge utilities customers who pay their bills with a credit card a yet-to-be-determined service fee.
The Associated Press named the Tigers' Frank Haith its Big 12 Conference Coach of the Year on Monday.
The review was recommended by Second Ward City Councilman Jason Thornhill following complaints about low morale within the department.
North Light LLC hopes to buy city property adjacent to the Short Street garage site, where it would erect an office and retail building. Meanwhile, developers of the Crosscreek Center want permission to put a hotel on the land.
The Tigers moved up two spots to No. 5 in the AP rankings and three spots to No. 5 in the ESPN/USA Today coaches' poll. Kentucky, Syracuse and Kansas hold the top three spots in both polls.
Haith led the Missouri men's basketball team to a 27-4 regular season tally.
The Cougars fell to rival William Woods 72-67 and will wait until Wednesday to see whether they receive an at-large bid to the NAIA tournament.
The six-story building is expected to be completed next summer, around the same time as the $9 million parking garage and the new DoubleTree hotel.
A paved public drop-off facility would serve as a separate, safer waste disposal area for small vehicles, including cars and passenger trucks.
More than 37,000 tickets were sold for the weekend festival, exceeding organizers' expectations.
Warm, dry weather will combine with stiff winds to create a fire hazard.
Missouri National Guardsman Sgt. Rodney Blackwell returned to Columbia for two weeks of leave. His first priority was surprising his kids.
Lisa Nichols, owner and operator of Fat Chicks Chow Wagon, finds a way to balance her busy life serving food in Columbia and being a mother and wife.
Attendees of True/False films sum up their opinions of the movies they saw in one word.
Barbara Hoppe has addressed a variety of issues, including: trash collection, late-night noise and street improvements.
Reimbursements for building new hoop houses that extend the growing season have been available to Missouri farmers since 2009.