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.
If Bruce Cole is released, he will be placed under house arrest in his California home as he awaits trial.
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.
The company says 900,000 Missouri residents might be eligible if they meet income guidelines.
Tom Clements, head of the Colorado corrections department, came to the state in 2011 after working three decades in the Missouri prison system.
The proposed overhaul would create new classes of felonies and misdemeanors and give Missouri judges more flexibility in sentencing.
Lisa Janis was one of 52 teachers nationwide to receive the $500 Terri Lynne Lokoff/Children's Tylenol National Child Care Teachers Award.
They hope to raise $150,000, money that will also help recovery efforts from Hurricane Katrina in Louisiana as well as Superstorm Sandy in New York and New Jersey.
The Tigers ended their season with a 84-72 loss to Colorado State on Thursday night in the Midwest regional of the NCAA Tournament in Lexington, Ky.
Rain will begin late Saturday afternoon or early evening and become snow Saturday night and into Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service.
The choices for mayoral, Third and Fourth ward candidates are clear.
Several issues addressed at Thursday night's Como Disabilities Advocacy Network Candidate Forum related to improving city transit and retaining affordable housing options for persons with disabilities.
Joe Moseley, the former state senator and prosecuting attorney, collapsed after a 28-mile bike ride Saturday. He is now taking time off from work to begin cardiac rehab.
Mayor Bob McDavid wrote that the Columbia Police Officers' Association's post showed "breathtaking racial insensitivity that cannot be tolerated."
Bob McDavid has never considered himself a politician, but since his election in 2010, he has come to relish his role as mayor and spokesman for Columbia, those close to him say.
Missouri is currently in 12th place at the swimming and diving championships.
Senior attackman Tommy Feiser led the Kewpies with three goals.
The Cougars' Hunter Parrish finished second overall among individual golfers.
Seven of 10 Tigers moved on to the second round of NCAA Wrestling Championship in Des Moines, Iowa.
The kickoff for Earth Hour in Columbia begins noon today at City Hall with a proclamation from Mayor Bob McDavid and a tour of the green features in City Hall’s LEED Gold building.