The resolution would allow the state to issue $950 million in bonds to pay for a range of capital projects that could include higher education facilities, transportation projects and work in state parks and public school districts.
About 30 MU academic community members have signed a letter requesting the revocation of Larry James' candidacy for a senior position at the College of Education.
The legislation is intended primarily to protect agri-businesses from animal rights groups.
The Kewpies played up to their new ranking, using plentiful steals and a 28-point performance by sophomore guard Jimmy Whitt to knock off the Jays for the third time this season.
Coach Jim Scanlon ordered his team to stop scoring down the stretch during the Bruins' 94-39 victory against visiting Springfield Central on Tuesday night.
The meeting is one of a total of 16 public forums the department will hold statewide to solicit opinions from community members on state transportation needs.
The legislation comes in reaction to President Barack Obama's call for comprehensive strategies to curb gun violence.
On Wednesday, high school players around the country will sign their letters of intent to play college football. Coaches must evaluate more than just 40-yard dash times and tackling technique when they decide whether to offer a scholarship.
The assessment was performed by the Columbia/Boone County Department of Health and Human Services in a partnership with the PedNet Coalition and Central Missouri Community Action.
The newly completed visitor center features iPad kiosks to engage visitors and provide them with information about Columbia attractions and the community itself.
Susan "Tootie" Burns, Mark Jones and Laura Nauser are competing for a seat on the Columbia City Council. Polls remain open until 7 p.m.
After a group of dogs tested positive Saturday for the parvovirus, the Central Missouri Humane Society is in need of toys, blankets and bleach.
There should be an expanded Department of Labor. It would be a place where all matters involving work issues could be handled. There are probably more issues related to job unfairness that go undetected than in any other area of human endeavor.
Reflecting the wider public debate, many students mentioned debt, both public and private, as a major cause of America’s stagnating economy and loss of confidence in government.
Notable properties of 2013 will be recognized Tuesday night by the Columbia Historic Preservation Commission in the lobby of city hall.
Here are the descriptions and details of this year's notable properties.
Emily Miller scored 13 of her 15 points in the first half Tuesday in the Kewpies’ 69-29 victory over visiting Jefferson City.
The Tolton Catholic boys basketball team used its bench extensively in a dominating win over Missouri Military Academy on Tuesday night, as ten players scored en route to a 59-19 victory.
The Columbia College women's basketball team moved up one spot to No. 17 in the NAIA rankings Tuesday after collecting two wins last week.
The Cougars topped the NAIA rankings for a fourth consecutive week, receiving all 11 first-place votes after tallying two comfortable wins last week to remain unbeaten at 24-0.