One of the city's agreements with a student-housing developer, American Campus Communities, has already fallen through. That leaves the city saddled with a $300,000 bill, Deputy City Manager Tony St. Romaine said.
During the next 20 years, the city will lay a concrete base under Columbia's brick streets to even them up. The city will also develop a list of asphalt-covered brick streets to uncover.
Missouri basketball players Wesley Clark and Shane Rector and football players Shaun Rupert and Aarion Penton were arrested Saturday night after a traffic stop.
MU's Pure Irish Club has a repertoire that includes traditional Irish folk songs as well as Avicii.
The Missouri Tigers received an at-large berth to the Women's National Invitation Tournament on Monday. The Tigers play at Creighton on Thursday.
After winning their third-straight American Midwest Conference title, the Cougars hope to avoid the trek back to Columbia until after the national championship game Tuesday night.
Missouri coach Frank Haith's yearlong experiment using Jordan Clarkson at point guard has been, from a statistical standpoint, a success. That experiment could involve a new variable Tuesday when the Tigers host Davidson in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament at 8 p.m.
Several pre-approved, controlled fires — including a 200-acre blaze in the Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area — burned south of town Monday. Although the winds only blew between 3 and 5 mph, it was still enough to waft the smoke into town.
Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill answered questions for more than an hour Monday in a town hall forum in Columbia. Community members asked questions on a range of topics such as foreign policy, marijuana legalization and military issues.
The College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources is offering an introductory drone application class after spring break.
The Stephens College Stars softball team lost in back-to-back shutouts Monday night against William Woods University.
Warren Buffett made an offer to pay $1 billion to anyone who fills out a perfect NCAA tournament bracket — and he's feeling confident.
The posturing and politicking is finished. The field has been chosen, the bracket has been set and the madness of March has finally arrived in college basketball.
Phal Sok died Saturday, March 15, 2014. She was 76.
Phal Sok, 76, of Columbia, MO, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014.
Ian Thomas expressed frustration about the city staff not bringing up the development agreements earlier and the resulting midday meetings that had to be scheduled.
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Despite their portrayal — or lack thereof — in media and society at large, black women are indeed beautiful and indeed have value.
The elementary school's multi-age approach to learning would likely make the move with students and faculty.
The top-seeded Huskies (34-0) are trying for a record ninth NCAA tournament title, which would break a tie with Tennessee for most all-time.