In small towns in mid-Missouri, people of different ages and origins sound off about the political and social issues that matter to them.
Noor Azizan-Gardner has worked with diversity issues for 18 years. On Tuesday, it was announced that she will take over as chief diversity officer of MU.
Although the deadline for states to apply to create a state health care exchange is approaching, many states haven't taken the steps necessary to apply.
MU Health Care is in violation of a federal regulation governing pharmaceutical services, according to a letter sent to administrator Jim Ross last week. Deficiencies were found during a September site visit.
The Missourian has published a number of articles to help inform voters about the candidates and ballot issues for the 2012 general election.
If the tax passes, money could go toward a variety of services listed in the state law that allows counties to levy a tax for children's mental health, including temporary shelter, crisis intervention and early intervention.
Columbia residents got to explore the city's "haunted" history on a tour Thursday that took them from Stephens College to MU's Museum of Art & Archaeology.
Craig Lycke went from 320 pounds to 195 pounds in four years through diet and exercise. On Thursday, he was recognized as one of 12 Columbia residents chosen as winners of the Mayor's Council on Physical Fitness and Health awards.
Juniors Molly Kreklow and Lisa Henning have taken on leadership roles as the Missouri volleyball team's only upperclassmen and hope to lead the Tigers out of a month-long slump.
The Lenoir Woods senior community hosted a meeting Thursday for residents and representatives from REDI and CiViC to discuss the potential implementation of an enhanced enterprise zone that would include the area.
When was the last time Missouri played Florida? Who won the Gators' first Heisman trophy? Test your knowledge of the University of Florida's football program.
Columbia gas prices averaged $3.10 Thursday, a 42-cent decrease from the 2011 state average.
After a structure fire Wednesday night at Loop 70 Auto Parts, surrounding businesses are dealing with smoke damage.
Jerome "Jerry" Jett died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. He was 81.
Public housing and Section 8 residents talked about avoiding discrimination and eviction during a Resident Advisory Board meeting Thursday night.
The Cougars overcame a rebounding and size disadvantage to defeat the Bison 71-61 in the team's first game Thursday at Southwell Complex.
Missouri golf will host the NCAA Regional Championships in Columbia.
We asked readers to send in photos of their pets dressed in Halloween costumes. Here are some of our favorite dogs and cats dressed up for the holiday.
Columbia firefighters put out a garage fire at Mid-Missouri Auto Works on Thursday afternoon.
The senator's support of cap-and-trade system and EPA regulations could cost Missouri residents.