Winners were Dakota Varvil, 14, of Ashland and Ryan Rounsavall, 17, of Columbia.
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Eight girls compete for master showmanship at the Boone County Fair

Winners were Dakota Varvil, 14, of Ashland and Ryan Rounsavall, 17, of Columbia. Read more

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Fight over Medicaid expansion in Missouri appears to be nearing the end

But Thursday’s landmark Supreme Court ruling did not address how the state will pay for adding people to the state’s Medicai…

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Faces of the Boone County Fair

People from all over Boone County attended the fair Friday in Columbia. Fairgoers of all ages had the chance to ride rides, …

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Parson vetoes law that would have addressed the legality of Columbia mayor's campaign finance committee

The governor vetoed a bill that would have allowed lobbyists running for some public offices to maintain candidate committee…

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Fulton woman pleads guilty after shooting boyfriend while acting out a movie scene

Kalesha Marie Peterson, 40, was sentenced to eight years in prison for involuntary manslaughter.

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Hickman assistant coach arrested on child pornography charges

Ben Melvin was an assistant coach for soccer and boys' basketball at the high school. 

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Forecast: Heat and humidity peak this weekend

Heat will continue across the region through the next week. Forecast as of 7/24/2021. Read more

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O'Hearn, Royals end Tigers' 7-game winning streak, 5-3

KANSAS CITY — Ryan O’Hearn hit a three-run homer and Carlos Santana also connected as the Kansas City Royals beat Detroit 5-3 Friday night,… Read more

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