Darain Atkinson was sentenced Monday in St. Charles on state charges of stealing and fraud.
Mayor Bob McDavid called it "a matter of fairness" for the council vote to be postponed to allow Rock Quarry residents another opportunity to present a valid petition.
The economics of the current drought are likely to nose up prices for bacon and other pork products next year, by as much as 10 percent.
Bargain store CEO Steven Fishman donated $500,000 to his alma mater, Columbia College. The funds will be used to open the Steven and Barbara Fishman Center for Entrepreneurship.
A convenience store planned for the intersection of Rock Quarry Road and Grindstone Parkway has prompted protests and a petition from nearby residents.
A Columbia company is attempting to produce Missouri's next renewable energy resource, and its owners are hoping to start with the Columbia Municipal Power Plant.
The Columbia Swim Club wants to capitalize on increased membership and interest since the Summer Olympics by hosting a swim meet in February.
Boone County officials are considering whether to restrict new subdivisions along private roads.
Radio host, financial author and motivational speaker Dave Ramsey and his team offered tips on running small businesses through the EntreLeadership seminar on Friday.
Mamtek CEO Bruce Cole is accused of using bond revenues to avoid foreclosure on his Beverly Hills, Calif., home and misleading financiers about Mamtek's troubled operations.
The Securities and Exchange Commission also sued Mamtek U.S. CEO Bruce Cole and his wife, seeking financial penalties.
Walgreen Co. has completed a deal that involves the purchase of 144 stores in the mid-South from Stephen L. LaFrance Holdings Inc.
Two motels have failed to meet the international fire code and the city ordinance to install manual fire alarms despite a one-year period that they had since the initial inspection.
Even though it's taller than the iPhone 4S, it's lighter, thanks to a new screen technology that makes the whole phone thinner.
Principal on the bonds for improvements to the electric distribution system and parking garages will now be paid. Previously, the city of Columbia only paid the interest on the bonds.
City Manager Mike Matthes' upcoming 2013 budget would raise commercial and residential building permit fees for the first time since 1996 if passed.
After Friday's hailstorm, car dealerships in Columbia have had to adjust to the effects the weather had on their inventory.
The Columbia City Council approved block grants, which will be used to fund various community projects. Four organizations that applied for the grant were denied.
The Council members discuss about altering the passed ordinance on Tuesday which excludes subdivided properties from redevelopment status.
MBA students used data about ticket sales, television revenue, donor contributions and fan spending to conduct a study on the economic impact of Missouri's move to the SEC.