Peggy Guptill died Wednesday, June 5, 2013. She was 60.
Cable crews were digging to lay fiber optic cables for Charter Communications when they hit a gas line on Lemone Industrial Boulevard and New Haven Ave near U.S. 63 on Friday.
Dr. Mitchell died on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. He was 80. He came to Columbia, in 1969 to become chair of agronomy at MU. He and his wife enjoyed 57 years of a very special marriage.
Missourian reader Billie Silvey shared pictures of several plants she photographed in bloom.
On June 15, the Friends of Centralia Battlefield will be hosting a fundraiser to raise funds for the upcoming Centralia Battlefield Reenactment in September.
R. Leroy Owen died Friday, June 7, 2013. He was 90.
John M. Nowell died Thursday, June 6, 2013. He was 62.
Leroy Owen worked for the University of Missouri as a painter and proudly served in the Army for several years.
Crews continue work to restore Columbia's main gravel trails damaged by flooding.
Joel Ewbank manages the care in his home of three patients with profound medical and developmental issues. "These patients are my family members," he said.
Placement of large cellphone towers in town squares or residential neighborhoods could hurt property values.
Dr. Roger Mitchell died Tuesday, June 4, 2013.
An EF3 tornado in Missouri's St. Charles and St. Louis counties was said to be 1,000 yards wide and had winds of 136 to 165 mph.
The city will provide $9 million from its lodging tax fund for the development.
The Missouri senator's hold effectively prevents the chamber from approving Air Force Lt. Gen. Susan Helms' nomination.
"Strike up the Band" was the first of a 24-event concert series extending through the summer.
The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended the City Council approve the plan and accompanying request for rezoning. Collegiate hopes to build a six-story student apartment complex for as many as 354 residents.