Robison's presence on the council will benefit the entire city.
The Sixth Ward candidate educates herself about city issues before taking a stance.
Gov. Nixon should place Director of Public Safety John Britt on administrative leave pending a full investigation and accounting of acts of profiling under his supervision at MIAC, and should fully answer and apologize for the militia report.
Finally, technology that is making our lives easier.
For years, drug use in the U.S. has been thought of as a social or crime problem, but now it is seen as an international problem involving military expenditures and delicate diplomacy. Journalists from across the country discuss how this problem affects both Mexico and the U.S.
With the Tigers entry into the Elite Eight, it's hard to believe that men's basketball coach Mike Anderson might consider leaving. Athletic Director Mike Alden could offer him a contract extension at the season's conclusion.
Having the interim police chief join the community conversation in such a thoughtful way is refreshing to see.
Barbara Hoppe should be re-elected to the City Council.
While Columbia has certainly grown in size since 1973, the size of the City Council has not.
Inexperienced lawmakers tend to stick to their ideology during their limited time in office, which is one reason why so little is getting done in Jefferson City this session.
Their dedication in providing specific guidance, tailored for my arthritis, is the very essence of the university's "Make a Difference" program — they made a real difference in my life.
Greed often leads to unethical behaviors. The president says we have to get back to the values that built this nation, and greed is not one of them.
Columbia residents outside of the Sixth Ward are counting on Hoppe being re-elected.
Killing is not good for society.
Although Hoppe had a personal interest in the proposed Hinkson Trail GetAbout plan, she voted based on what was best for residents, not for herself.
Health Connections success benefits the community that supports MU.
President Barack Obama asked Americans for support and patience with his economic initiatives during a speech Tuesday night.
There is no place in Columbia quite like the Health Connection. It should be saved, even if it means higher fees.
Columbia's Humane Society finished in the top spot after phase one of Zootoo.com's national search for a shelter to make over. The Humane Society still needs Columbia's help to win phase two of the contest.
All four candidates for two City Council seats are in favor of listening to the views of neighborhood associations, but how much influence should an association have on the City Council?