Republican newcomer Caleb Rowden defeats veteran politician Ken Jacob in the area's closest House race.
The race between Kurt Schaefer and Mary Still, who have known each other since working for then-Attorney General Jay Nixon, only became more heated as the campaign wore on.
People from both sides of the aisle took to establishments around Columbia to watch the election results come in with supporters of the party of their choice.
Mitt Romney telephoned the president, then spoke to disappointed supporters in Boston.
So far this season, Mason Murray has exclusively played quarterback. But injuries in the Kewpies' secondary have forced Murray to fill a new role as a defensive back.
Here are the results from Boone County in all races with all precincts reporting.
When it comes to Missouri's interior defensive linemen, Sheldon Richardson has garnered all the attention this year. But Matt Hoch, the guy who plays next to him, is starting to produce in his own way.
Election officials are predicting that 72 percent of registered voters will cast ballots Tuesday in Missouri.
WHAT VOTERS ARE SAYING: 'I'm a little over everything with the election, but I'm still anxious to know the outcome'
Citizens share their reactions as they vote around town: "I don't have formal plans for the results, but I'll definitely be glued to it. This will be an exciting day."
Justin Eddy, 9, from Rocheport, recently made the finals of the All American Quarter Horse Congress in Columbus, Ohio. He's committed to trying to win it next year.
The tax will bring in an estimated $5.4 million annually for mental health services focused on children in Boone County.
Southern District Commissioner Karen Miller also wins another term.
Missouri's defense was strong, forcing 32 turnovers and holding Lindenwood to 31 percent shooting from the field in a 88-46 exhibition victory Tuesday at Mizzou Arena.
Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill won her re-election bid for Missouri's Senate seat.
After months of campaigning and news coverage of that campaigning, election night is finally here. We're compiling a running list of commentary from various news sources.
Delta Air Lines has rejected an offer from the city for a revenue guarantee in exchange for continuing its service between Columbia and Atlanta, Mayor Bob McDavid announced at a news conference Tuesday afternoon.
In other statewide races, Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster defeated Republican attorney Ed Martin. Republican Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder won a third term.
For myriad reasons, people around the city were motivated to overcome obstacles to get out and vote — or to help others accomplish that task.
The presidential race and a proposed increase in Missouri's tobacco tax were top of mind for many.
To tap into some of the pride around voting, the Missourian caught up with voters and their “I Voted” stickers today at polling places around Columbia.