Opponents of Proposition B say it's a misguided move toward creating a union.
The city will vote on Nov. 4 on financing renovations and additions to the water system, which will total $38.9 million. The renovations were designed with the six-year goal of "getting more water where it needs to go," said Connie Kacprowicz of Columbia's Water and Light utility.
Local entities could apply for grants and loans to improve infrastructure.
To support the initial purchase of the bonds, rates for utility customers would rise steadily over the next six years. There would be two annual increases of 1.5 percent on the monthly rate and four more of 5 percent, accounting for a total rate increase of 23 percent.
The ballot measure would set renewable energy standards for those operating in Missouri.
Lawyers Stephen McAllister and David Frederick recently addressed at MU some of the issues that the Supreme Court could face during the next presidency.
Republican vice presidential candidate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, swung through southern Missouri Friday, speaking to an estimated 20,000 supporters, according to the Springfield News-Leader.
Gibbons, a Republican, wants to emphasize justice over headlines.
Koster has been a senator for Missouri's 31st District, in the western part of the state, since 2004.
The disputed ad says an airstrip on Graves' property was renovated with taxpayers' money.
In the latest twist in the television back-and-forth between the two former colleagues, Republican Michael Gibbons is calling out Democrat Chris Koster's campaign for including factual inaccuracies in their most recent statewide ad that was released Thursday.
Columbia residents might be hearing something new when they pick up their phones. A Democratic automated telephone call that began circulating in Missouri this week is intended to be a "counter-punch" to those being sent by Republican Sen. John McCain's campaign, former Missouri Gov. Roger Wilson said Thursday morning.
Democrat seeks seat in U.S. Congress after four years in state legislature.
He'll tell you it's the story of Small Town, USA, where hard work and conservative values eventually meet opportunity.
Tamara Millay is becoming a well-known name on Missouri ballots.
Constitution Party candidate Rod Farthing roots his policies in faith.
The Republican candidate for state treasurer says he learned the value of hard work and fiscal responsibility from his parents.
When he's not traveling around the state and attending events, state Rep. Clint Zweifel, D-St. Louis County, tries to spend as much time with his family as he can.
The "Road to Victory" rally is scheduled for 11 a.m. at the university's McDonald Arena. Doors open at 9 a.m.
Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin charged the state for her children's travel expenses. State law does not specifically address expenses for a governor's children. The law allows for payment of expenses for anyone conducting official state business.