Rising chloride levels suggest that the treated city wastewater moving through Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area has mixed with the underground water that supplies the city's well field for drinking water.
Missouri sophomore swimmer Sam Tierney said he sees the trials as a great way to become a better swimmer. His goal is to gain more experience for his next three years of college competition.
It's been more than 60 years since the area has experienced such high temperatures for three or more consecutive days in June, according to the National Weather Service. The heat advisory will be in effect until Saturday evening.
UM System President Tim Wolfe said a new model for the University of Missouri Press will be up and running "soon," but he had no timetable and no specifics.
The decision to move the show from its usual location at Memorial Stadium was made earlier this year due to ongoing construction at the stadium.
It's been 60 years since the area has experienced such high temperatures for three or more consecutive days in June, according to the National Weather Service.
Jake Sherlock, a former Opinion and News editor for the Columbia Missourian, reports the conditions around Colorado Springs caused by wildfires.
In an effort to hold local media stations accountable for truthful reporting and advertising, FlackCheck.org has created the "Stand by Your Ad" campaign that allows participation from citizens.
The new playoff system means big money for major college football, leaving some to wonder whether a portion of that windfall should be heading the players way.
A total of 21 college football players have collapsed and died during conditioning workouts since 2000 — many on the first few days, when even the fittest players are often pushed too hard.
In anticipation of the Supreme Court's Thursday ruling on health care, there are multiple potential outcomes.
The second and third suspects were arrested Tuesday and Wednesday in connection with a recent home invasion and robbery.
A house at 4301 Vermont Court caught fire twice Wednesday morning, leaving the home uninhabitable.
As the U.S. Supreme Court works to reach a decision regarding the Affordable Care Act, a question of loyalty to one's political party versus the Constitution comes into play.
John Buck and pinch hitter Logan Morrison connected for consecutive home runs in the seventh inning, rallying the Miami Marlins past St. Louis 5-3 Wednesday night and ending their eight-game losing streak against the Cardinals.
The city of Columbia is buying a 1.3-acre addition to the northeast boundary of Clyde Wilson Memorial Park. The East Campus Neighborhood Association helped raise money for the purchase.
With Missouri's official move to the SEC nearing, the wrestling program is trying to figure out where it belongs.
Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning to help the Royals to a 5-4 victory and three-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays.
The MU Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Center will host a field day June 30 in New Franklin to share its research about growing various fruits and nuts.
Give a couple fifth-graders some newly sharpened pencils and a few pieces of lined paper and they could have knocked out a college football playoff format before lunchtime, with a break in between for tag at recess.