Claim can't be checked because there are no U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics on recidivism at state and county levels.
Fall 2019 public life reporter. I am a senior studying international journalism and Spanish.
Sales tax brought in nearly $500,000 more in 2019 than the the city manager and most members of the City Council anticipated.
The Columbia City Council voted unanimously to allow the dispensary in the Centerstate Crossings shopping center.
Columbia Mayor Brian Treece boasts that his city has the strongest economy in Missouri.
Ann Marie Long, who started the Change.org petition, said Thomas asked her to start the petition to help represent his side.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is looking into the Cannabus, whose staff have been accused of illegal marijuana sales.
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, left, and Mayor Brian Treece discuss priorities for Columbia and the state Thursday at a news conference in Columbia.
Parson met with Mayor Brian Treece on Thursday to discuss priorities in Columbia and in the state.
Melegrito's late father-in-law gave him the machete about 30 years ago. When he lost the machete on Sept. 7, 2019, he thought it was gone forever.