Bees, which pollinate up to $20 billion in American agricultural crops, have had a population drop of 30 percent every year since 2006.
Mable Grimes, 69, left the cotton fields of Missouri's bootheel for an education at MU.
Robert Eade, 77, shows his talents in many sports at the Missouri State Senior Games.
Journalistic efforts coupled with a knowledgeable network of people who are deeply embedded in the places they live can work together to make sure change agents have what they need to solve problems.
Mason Croy has competed in saddle bronc riding since he was 14 years old. Saddle bronc riding didn't just come to him naturally though.
Only 12 people competed in the Senior State Games dart competition Saturday at the Hearnes Center.
During the third year of the competition in Columbia, 115 kids ran, swam and biked on Saturday morning.
The job losses are due to cuts in federal health care payments from Medicare.
The Community Garden Coalition celebrated its 30th anniversary during its Garden Cruise event on Saturday. Gardeners had the opportunity to share with each other what they are doing in their gardens.
Loren David Baurichter II died Friday, June 14, 2013. He was 57.
Visitation will be held at 5:00 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Home. Graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Columbia Police Department responded to shots fired near the intersection of Tenth Street and East Broadway, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
Annie Alice Reed, 80, of Columbia died on Friday, June 14, 2013, at University Hospital.
Annie Alice Reed, 80, of Columbia passed away on Friday, June 14, 2013 at University Hospital.
The law says unaccredited districts must pay for their students to get the education they deserve. It is likely that school districts worried about money will delay enforcement again.
Once the Kansas City learned that Tampa Bay right-hander Alex Cobb suffered only a mild concussion after taking a line drive to the head, Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Rays was an afterthought.
St. Louis survived a slugfest against the lowest-scoring team in the major leagues and beat Miami 13-7 on Saturday.
The Hickman High School class of 1943 had its 70-year reunion Friday night at D. Rowes Restaurant & Bar. Twenty-one alumni attended the event.
The United States now has more than two-dozen bike-sharing programs in cities ranging from Tulsa, Okla., to Boston and Washington, D.C., with dozens more in the works.
Since the beginning of the legislative session, the governor's office has received more than 300 online messages and almost 200 phone calls regarding a bill about medical abortions.