Organizers might cancel Palm Sunday processional because of snow

Laura Davidson, the parish administrator at Calvary Episcopal Church downtown, said she expects weather will prevent the outdoor walk from happening. 

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: McDavid's record shows he deserves re-election

One of Bob McDavid's colleagues said he thinks McDavid's analytical skills would make him a good mayor for as long as he wants to work.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Missouri residents deserve clean energy

We must do something to address how our over-reliance on imported coal affects the health of our children.

Hickman baseball team eager to start season

Led offensively by Louisville commit and possible Major League Baseball draft pick Colby Fitch, the Kewpies are ready to get their season started and try to get a district crown. 

New Battle High School boys basketball coach ready to build program

Coach John Burns said he can't wait to build a culture at Battle High School this fall. 

Upcoming road trip has special meaning for Columbia College softball player

For Cougars senior outfielder Karina Veit, a road trip to California offers a chance for her to play in front of family, friends and former coaches.

Missouri gymnast Mackenzie McGill steps into leadership role

McGill prepares for the Tigers' first SEC Championships — which could be their last meet of the season — with her leadership role for next year in mind.

Missouri baseball loses series opener against Tennessee

The Missouri baseball team fell 4-0 to Tennessee on Friday, dropping the Tigers' record to 7-11 on the season and 1-3 in the Southeastern Conference.

Dom Bradley, other remaining Missouri wrestlers eliminated from NCAA tournament

Five Missouri wrestlers earned All-American status at the NCAA tournament in Des Moines, Iowa. Three lost in the semifinals Friday evening.

Columbia College receives gift for fundraising campaign

A $100,000 gift from the MFA Foundation has increased the Tradition Meets Tomorrow campaign's funds to $8.5 million.

Police search for suspects in Santa Rosa Court armed robbery

Two robbers fled the scene on foot, but a K-9 unit search was unsuccessful.


UPDATE: Columbia Regional Airport control tower to close by May 7

The Federal Aviation Administration said the decision was prompted by federal budget cuts.

COMO YOU KNOW: Chris Gervino

Chris Gervino has been a sports director at KOMU since 2000.

Judge again orders stop to Missouri college drug tests

A preliminary injunction that temporarily prevents Linn State Technical College from screening all first-year students and some returning students for cocaine, methamphetamine, Oxycodone and eight other drugs was granted by a U.S. District Judge.

Judge approves reduced bond for ex-Mamtek CEO

If Bruce Cole is released, he will be placed under house arrest in his California home as he awaits trial.

Audit criticizes Missouri legislature over open records exemption

A revision to the Sunshine Law would reduce fines for violators from up to $1000 to $100, but individual legislators will still be exempt from releasing their records.

Low-income Missouri residents can get free cell service

The company says 900,000 Missouri residents might be eligible if they meet income guidelines.

UPDATE: Man investigated in Colorado prison chief death dies

Tom Clements, head of the Colorado corrections department, came to the state in 2011 after working three decades in the Missouri prison system.

Missouri Senate asking for comment on criminal code

The proposed overhaul would create new classes of felonies and misdemeanors and give Missouri judges more flexibility in sentencing.

Missouri early childhood teacher wins national honor

Lisa Janis was one of 52 teachers nationwide to receive the $500 Terri Lynne Lokoff/Children's Tylenol National Child Care Teachers Award.