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World War II veteran beats COVID-19, celebrates 96th birthday

He can still list the names of his friends in the 25th Division of the Infantry and knows he is one of the few remaining. Read more

Local News



Long-running East Campus lawsuit set for Monday hearing

Property owners are suing Betsy Peters and Janet Hammen for alleged misconduct regarding a 2011 agreement with architects wh…

Higher Education

Relevant Youth showcases MU Black creatives via Instagram

The public van virtually walk through the show to see a range of works and learn about the MU students who created them.



Housing authority to ask City Council to step up its support

A state decision denying tax credits for new public housing is prompting the appeal to the city.



A 1913 ruling on gum dispenser could be key to Mo. illegal gambling cases

The lure of a future payout — an unknown result — kept people playing, and that's what made it illegal, a judge wrote.


CPD investigates car crash involving MUPD car Saturday morning

The crash happened near the intersection of Stadium Boulevard and Providence Road around 3 a.m.


Columbia Police Department search for suspect who escaped stolen car stop

The juvenile passenger of the car was taken into custody by police.

Share with us about those lost to COVID-19

The Missourian wants to honor the lives lost to COVID-19 in our community. If you have lost a loved one to COVID-19 in Boone County, please share about them in this form. Our hope is to be able to publish some brief stories about all of the residents lost to COVID-19.


From the KOMU 8 First Alert Weather Team


Forecast: Sunday temps to cool through the day

After rain last night, the cold front will finally pass over Mid-MO this morning, allowing temperatures to cool to more seasonal conditions… Read more



Addison Potts committed to Missouri in eighth grade. Where is she now?

As an eighth grader, Addison Potts already knew she wanted to be a Tiger. Here's what she has been up to since. Read more

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