Waugh Street traffic to be restricted Monday

Traffic will be restricted on Waugh Street between Paquin and Locust streets on Monday for street repairs.

West Boulevard North to be reduced to one lane Tuesday

Traffic on West Boulevard North will be reduced to one lane Tuesday due to sewer repairs.

Seventh Street between Broadway and Cherry Street closed next week

Seventh Street will close between Cherry Street and Broadway next week due to underground electrical maintenance.

Skating community to gather for annual Shred Fest

The annual skateboarding event at Cosmopolitan Park celebrates the sport and safe choices.

Columbia resident arrested in connection with Oakland Park shooting

A 28-year-old Columbia resident was arrested and charged with armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon in connection with the shootings at Albert-Oakland Park on Monday.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: University of Missouri Press should remain a priority

A university that doesn't value astute thinking and literary craft and surrenders the chance to promulgate them is simply contributing — eagerly, in this case, it would seem — to the continued decline of the culture.

Don Webb, Aug. 2, 1928 — May 29, 2012, of Phoenix

Linda Barnes remembered for dedicated service to Columbia Public Schools

Jimmie W. Algiere, May 3, 1941 — May 31, 2012, of Columbia

Linda L. Barnes, Dec. 7, 1953 — May 30, 2012, of Columbia

FROM READERS: Photos from the Voluntary Action Center's Spring Into Action

Boone County National Bank presented the 11th Annual Voluntary Action Center’s Spring Into Action, which was held on May 22 at the University Club.

Paulino shuts down A's as Royals win 2-0

Felipe Paulino kept the scuffling Athletics at bay for six innings to give Oakland its season-worst ninth straight loss.

UPDATE: Johan Santana pitches Mets' first ever no-hitter, Cardinals lose 8-0

Johan Santana pitched the first no-hitter in New York Mets' 51-season history, beating the Cardinals 8-0.

Commission rejects St. Louis Rams' proposal to upgrade dome

The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission has denied a proposal from the St. Louis Rams to upgrade the 17-year-old Edward Jones Dome.

Jonathan Baldwin, Brandon Albert absent from Kansas City Chiefs practice

Wide receiver Jonathan Baldwin and offensive tackle Branden Albert were both absent at a Kansas City Chiefs practice Friday.

Cardinals add Schumaker to disabled list, activate Craig

The St. Louis Cardinals have added Skip Schumaker to the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring, and activated first baseman and corner outfielder, Allen Craig.

Arkansas paired with Missouri as cross-SEC rivals

The Southeastern Conference on Friday affirmed its football and basketball scheduling formats and set Missouri as Arkansas' cross-division rival.

Royals recall infielder Yuniesky Betancourt, option Irving Falu to Omaha

The Kansas City Royals have recalled infielder Yuniesky Betancourt from his minor league rehab assignment and optioned Irving Falu to Triple-A Omaha.

UPDATE: SEC supports playoff that includes best 4 teams

On Friday, the Southeastern Conference took an official stance in support of a proposed four-team playoff for the national title.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Dissent in redistricting case points the way to reform

Between now and when the redistricting process starts anew in 2020, Missourians owe it to themselves fix the process' inequities.