The tooth fairy forks over an average of $3.70 per tooth, with some children waking up to as much as $100 under their pillows.
Investigators say a Water Patrol boat being driven by 35-year-old Trooper Stephen Burgun of Jefferson City collided Thursday night with a boat driven by 55-year-old Brian Pecenka, of Lake Ozark.
Perry Beam, 48, posted on Aug. 10 a cellphone video online that documents what is being widely deemed a racist and insensitive rodeo clown act at the Missouri State Fair.
Scientists have found that worries about money can cause people to lose the equivalent of about a dozen IQ points temporarily.
The initiative proposed for the 2014 ballot would limit interest and charges for loans such as consumer credit, installment, title and short-term loans.
Only archery hunting will be allowed on the Jameson Island unit of the Big Muddy National Fish and Wildlife Refuge near the central Missouri town of Arrow Rock.
Hickman lost its first football game of season to Lee's Summit North, 27-16.
Additional tax credits will be used for redeveloping projects in Joplin and St. Louis.
An unnamed doctor is scheduled to participate in the executions of two convicted Missouri killers, including serial killer Joseph Franklin. The American Civil Liberties Union has said this violates the physician's duty to do no harm and is calling for a suspension of his certification.
Department of Transportation spokeswoman Holly Dentner said the agency printed 2.7 million copies — almost half as many as the 5 million printed for the last edition.
The Rams (1-3) avoided their first winless preseason since 2002 on Chase Reynolds' lone reception of the game.
The Chiefs' third-string quarterback Tyler Bray outplayed Chiefs backup QB Chase Daniel and Packers backups Vince Young and B.J. Coleman.
The Royals outscored Minnesota 17-3 in the three-game set to finish the season series with a 15-4 record against their AL Central rival.
The company has Eighth Street closed from Rogers Street to Alton Avenue, and Hickman Avenue closed from Seventh to Eighth streets to repair a gas leak.
MU soccer player Loudell Crumpler has returned from a season-ending knee cap dislocation and looks to get more out of her season.
The Columbia School District has sold 17 trailers total. Trying to get rid of all 154 has been a slow process.
Fast-food employees rallied in support of higher wages and expanded workers' rights on Thursday in Columbia and other parts of the country.
Memorial Stadium concession stands will be stocked with water, and mist stations and ice will be available. Fans can bring a sealed bottle of water or an empty bottle to fill at water jugs inside the stadium.
The Missouri Department of Economic Development announced $2.6 million in AmeriCorps grants to be distributed to fifteen organizations throughout the state. Four Columbia-based programs will receive funds.
The task force decided, by consensus, to launch its work by bringing to the Sept. 11 meeting proposed research questions that will be organized and prioritized for attention.