Water quality of streams in Rock Bridge Memorial State Park is a concern to several Columbia residents who have filed a lawsuit against the city and developers in the hope of halting the development.
The month after a walkway collapsed at University Village and killed a Columbia firefighter, MU decided to add residence halls and other auxiliary buildings to a regular cycle of assessments by an outside firm.
Flooding was mostly minor, but thousands of acres of farmland were under water.
The loss of Weatherspoon, the team's first-round pick from Missouri in 2010, is a blow to the Falcons, whose disappointing 4-12 finish in 2013 was marked by a string of injuries. Weatherspoon has eight sacks and two interceptions in his first four seasons.
University Village residents were told to stay away from the area where Ameren Missouri officials were working to fix a gas line break Tuesday. MU and Ameren gave conflicting accounts of what caused the break.
Domionte Cheatum's trial begins Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of Anthony Unger during a drug deal in June 2013.
Lisa Ballenger, who is now the deputy recorder, is one of three employees of the recorder's office who are candidates for the position.
Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine spoke with reporters Tuesday afternoon about the impact of four recent transfers from his program and his plans for the team going forward.
Tuesday's 421-0 vote in the House was Congress' strongest response yet to the outcry over backlogs and falsified data at Veterans Affairs. The Senate is expected to vote on a similar bill within 48 hours, Democratic leader Harry Reid said.
Fourth-graders wrote about a person or a situation that best exemplifies Blind Boone's famous motto, "merit not sympathy wins."
According to a copy of the police report, Smith was attempting to make a turn in Kansas City's Power & Light entertainment district when he struck the light pole about 12:30 a.m. The officer reported that Smith "appeared confused and began mumbling statements that I did not understand."
The Americans have the lengthiest first-round trek among the 32 teams at 8,800 air miles, chartering roundtrip flights from Sao Paulo to Natal (1,420 each way), Manaus (1,680) and Recife (1,300).
The new opposition group, Missourians for Better Transportation Solutions, said the proposed three-quarters cent sales tax would mark a "radical departure from the way roads have been traditionally financed" and could affect lower-income residents more than some of the heaviest users of state highways.
An Iowa man was arrested by Columbia police on Sunday morning on a charge of domestic assault. He also had three outstanding arrest warrants.
Emergency room physician Adam Beckett has created an online global network for people who want to volunteer on overseas medical relief trips. He and a group of volunteers are about to provide help to people in the world's second-largest refugee camp.
Over the last three years, MoDOT has made some tough cuts to personnel, facilities and equipment and has saved more than $500 million. But we know we cannot cut our way to a functional, safe and prosperous transportation system.
The important thing is to find the good life where ever you are.
No Miami miracle this time, either. A blowout got interesting for a few minutes, but in the end, it wound up as a blowout — and the road to a third straight NBA championship for the Heat got considerably tougher.
Jason Vargas cooled down hot-hitting Cleveland, Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals held on for a 9-5 victory over the Indians on Tuesday night.
The Cardinals have three consecutive shutouts for the first time since April 2013. St. Louis, with 13 shutouts this season, was coming off 5-0 victories over Toronto on Saturday and Sunday.