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Fallen veterans exhibit leaves Columbia

Posted 5:52 PM 10/3/2015 by Adam Pressler, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA- Saturday marked the final day of the Remember Our Fallen exhibit at the Columbia Mall. The moving exhibit honors fallen soldiers who served during the Iraq War. The Missouri exhibit was unveiled in 2011 and honors 152 service members.

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One person dies after moped crash in Cole County

One person dies after moped crash in Cole County

Posted 9:37 PM 10/2/2015 by James Packard, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLE COUNTY - The Missouri State Highway Patrol said Friday night one person was dead after a crash between a moped and another vehicle.

Corporal Scott White said the crash happened on Highway 50 in Cole County. He said the person operating the moped died. White did not know how the crash happened.

This is a developing story. KOMU 8 News will provide additional details as they become available. 

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FNF live blog week 7:high school football photos, videos, scores

Posted 3:44 PM 10/2/2015 by Katie Grunik and Amy Money, KOMU 8 Digital Producers

COLUMBIA - Football fans filled in the sidelines Friday for a chilly night of mid-Missouri high school football. 

(See scores.)

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California man charged with trafficking heroin

California man charged with trafficking heroin

Posted 2:36 PM 10/2/2015 by Jeffrey Militzer, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY – The U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri Tammy Dickinson announced that a California man was charged in federal court today with possessing heroin with the intent to distribute. State troopers report finding approximately seven pounds of heroin hidden in (More)...

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