Posted 6:50 AM 4/7/2017 by Desiree' Evans, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The Smithsonian initiated Jazz Appreciation Month in 2002, it is now celebrated nationally and Columbia is no exception.
Several events have been planned over the course of the month to celebrate the jazz music and its history. On Sunday, Columbia-based restaurant Murry's (More)
Posted 9:32 PM 4/1/2017 by Max Diekneite, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Drivers from across the Midwest gathered to raise money for terminally-ill children Saturday afternoon at Columbia's Stony Creek Inn.
"These kids may not have all of the opportunities other kids have, but we're able to take these children and make a special day (More)
Posted 10:07 PM 4/2/2017 by Emily McCarter, KOMU 8 Reporter
JEFFERSON CITY - A new senate bill aims to prevent shock drowning by improving the safety of Missouri lake docks.
Senate Bill 297 was created to help ensure public safety at the Lake of the (More)
Posted 11:20 PM 4/2/2017 by Emily McCarter, KOMU 8 Reporter
BOONVILLE - Mid-Missourians gathered in Boonville Saturday to raise money for MU's Thompson Center during the Knights of Columbus' 8th Annual Autism Ride.
Ride Coordinator Richard Kuster said the Knights of Columbus hosts the ride to benefit those in need.
"We're a charitable (More)
Posted 6:22 PM 3/31/2017 by Emily McCarter, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Utilities Department will replace three old and rusted culverts to improve road safety with the Sinclair Road Culvert Replacement Project.
Engineering Specialist Tom Wellman said the culverts, which carry water underneath Sinclair Road, have been badly damaged by (More)