8 Goes Green


Mid-Missouri businesses strive to go green

Posted 1:49 PM 11/19/2014 by Marcel Clarke, KOMU-8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Some local businesses in Mid-Missouri are making sustainability a priority in the office. The Mid-Missouri Tourism Council sponsored an event Wednesday for business owners and managers to communicate ideas in how to decrease carbon offsets.

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Electric bikes becoming another option for commuters

Posted 9:24 AM 11/5/2014 by Tiege Dooley-Panko, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Tom O'Connor said he whisks by other cyclists in the bike lane as if to say "see you guys later." But it's not because O'Connor is a superhero cyclist, in fact he said he's the opposite. He's able to get more places quicker than ever before because of a new addition to his bike...a (More)...

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