Boone County government offices, including the courthouse and annex, will shut down for Lincoln's Birthday on Wednesday and President's Day next Monday.

The city of Columbia will remain open both days, as will MU, Stephens College and Columbia College.

Columbia Public Schools will be closed for President's Day only.

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