Council members cited the stance of the city Board of Health and scientific evidence for the benefits of continued fluoridation in their decision.
Several politicians and MU officials attested to Deaton's compassionate leadership. He is retiring as chancellor on Nov. 15 after serving nine years.
Senior quarterback James Franklin is close to getting back on the field for the Tigers, but he is still listed as "questionable" in this week's injury report, and will likely be held out until Nov. 23.
Mingu Kim of Columbia and Aaron Argyres of Clayton engineered a material for bone repair. In December, they will travel to Washington for the competition's final round.
Local Columbia artist Jean Griffith takes discarded trash and turns it into art. Her site on Etsy.com has had 1,200 views since her shop opened in February.
The plan will attempt to raise MU's ranking in Association of American Universities by recruiting more faculty, bolstering research and planning investments.
The board that provides support and training for Columbia's Neighborhood Watch program needs members. One-third of the seats are empty, and the terms of another third ended in September.
Still confused about what's at stake in Tuesday's special election for the sewer bond? Here's what you need to know before you go to the polls.
The Missouri women's soccer team lost to Arkansas 4-0 in the first round of the Southeastern Conference tournament Monday, eliminating them from contention.
Kentucky coach Mark Stoops says that the Wildcats will be minus two wide receivers for Saturday's game against No. 9 Missouri.
Tennessee (4-5, 1-4 SEC) will face a fifth consecutive team ranked 11th or better Saturday when they host No. 7 Auburn (8-1, 4-1).
The calls claim to be from Central Bank. Similar scams were reported in 2008, 2009 and 2012.
The event, titled "Poison-Free Power," will include discussion of sustainable energy sources and the danger of nuclear power plants.
The road closure is due to the ongoing demolition of The Rome restaurant, which closed in June after operating for five years.
A Monday-morning car chase ended after the car crashed and the occupants fled on foot. Four people were arrested in connection with the incident.
For many MU students, repayment of educational loans is little more than a far-off reality to be dealt with after graduation.
The most popular stories of the week included pictures of former City Councilwoman Almeta Crayton's memorial service and a vigil held for Brandon Coleman.
Josh McCown, playing in place of the injured Jay Cutler, threw for two touchdowns Monday night as the Chicago Bears won 27-20 and ended a six-game skid to the Green Bay Packers.
The Columbia College women's basketball team defeated St. Gregory's University 93-74 on Monday night for a win in the first game of the season.
The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver on Monday issued a temporary injunction barring the Department of Agriculture from inspecting the plants. Slaughterhouses in New Mexico and Missouri had hoped to start up as soon as this week.