The Missourian is in the business of revealing, not concealing. So you deserve to know more about our rationale for withholding names twice in the last two weeks.
Low recycling rates and millions of gallons of oil needed to produce and transport the bottles makes tap water all the more appealing.
Sally Field had a right to say what she wanted, but Fox Entertainment also had the right to censor what was broadcast.
Missourian columnist Miller says it’s nice to get away from the world of news for a week, but coming back home leads one to find that very little has changed.
As Americans, we spend more time showering our children and elderly with goods rather than investing time and caring in them.
The U.S. government has been denying visas to foreign scholars, often without giving them a reason why.
Rewarding thought processes and life experiences is important because it helps a person feel included and gives them the confidence to stand out.
The Columbia School Board has learned that choosing a high school site in secret doesn’t always generate the best site and can lead to a public backlash.
Public bodies that only give the party line are dangerous to the health of meaningful talk in our town.
David Rosman doles out praise to local establishments that live by good hospitality.
Snatching up the news is a good way to spoil a fine day.
Rose Nolen recalls her days of living in a small town and tells why she loves walking.
The Missourian has made coverage of Columbia's new high school site a priority.
Rosman says in order to be truly holy, you need to accept the holy beliefs of others.
This provides an e-mail link to the Missourian newsroom.
Low wages, a lack of health benefits and the ever-increasing rate of bankruptcies and foreclosures has pushed the once-middle class into the ranks of the working poor.
The leaders of 21 nations of the Asian-Pacific region gathered to meet in Sydney, Australia, this past weekend. President Bush held one-on-one meetings with all of these leaders in appreciation of how important their countries have become to the U.S.
In this section, we present a few of the major issues that have come up in the public discourse in the past week. We end each subject with a quesion to encourage you to consider your own opinions about these issues and how they affect our community. Please take a moment and contribute to the dialogue.
Level-headed community leaders are needed to address the difficulties that immigration has brought.
Missourian coverage of where to put a new high school helped force a more public discussion.