The presidential campaign, parties, parades and celebrations are over. It's time to get to work.
The Health Connection is closing because of budget constraints, but some are willing to pay extra to keep it open.
Measure would create 3,000 jobs and protect consumers from rate increases.
While banks all over the country are suffering, experts say central Missouri banks and the local housing market seem to be doing O.K., all things considered. Many of those same markets elsewhere in America are in much worse shape.
A recent Missourian article on climate change gave attention to an issue we all need to be aware of.
Is it time to revisit whether or not the smoking ban is working for Columbia? Should we consider exempting bars?
Barbara Hoppe's experience with Neighborhood Watch and other neighborhood organizations makes her the best candidate for Sixth Ward council member.
The Sixth Ward incumbent is not afraid to stick up for what is right.
The Sixth Ward incumbent studies the details to make informed choices for the city.
Rod Robison's involvement in law enforcement and community activities, as well as his support for responsible development, make him a welcomed change for City Council.
Barbara Hoppe's experience listening to differing opinions on complex issues and making tough decisions make her the best council candidate for the Sixth Ward.
In a city where many council votes tally 4-3, Barbara Hoppe is an important vote. She has consistently made decisions that are good for the community now and in the future.
Barbara Hoppe's efforts in finding a suitable bicycle trail have demonstrated her courage and foresight.
As a member of the University of Missouri's Track and Field Officials Association, Rod Robison showed his enthusiasm and dedication.
A front-page article on March 31 promoted legalizing the sale of raw milk and included only a few paragraphs about the health risks.
The church offers families, the disabled and those who don't like to dress up in their Sunday best a way to attend church in a more accommodating manner than traditional churches.
A recent report released from the Missoui Information Analysis Center cites common qualities as warning signs for militant and terrorist tendencies. Those include: "subversive" literature, religious or anti-abortion paraphernalia and support for third-party candidates.
Margaret Bauer, an alumnae of the Missouri Scholars Academy, disagreed with columnist Katy Steinmetz's opinions on the program. Bauer believes MSA exposes its participants to various opportunities by creating a fun environment.
Barbara Hoppe's balanced approach to issues has improved the health of the community.
Barbara Hoppe has been a valuable asset to the community, and through her encouragement of debate and public discussion will prove a great candidate for the Sixth Ward.