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Columbia landfill expansion plans would keep trash service costs low

Columbia landfill expansion plans would keep trash service costs low

Posted 6:51 PM 2/19/2018

COLUMBIA - Columbia's waste management department presented its plans for an expansion to the city's privately owned landfill Monday evening to city council. 

There are only 20 landfills in the state of Missouri. Of those 20, five are owned by city governments, which helps keep (More)

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No one hurt in fire just off I-70 in Boone County

No one hurt in fire just off I-70 in Boone County

Posted 5:28 PM 2/19/2018 by Danielle Katz, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

BOONE COUNTY - A 10-acre fire threatened several homes just outside of Columbia Sunday.

The fire was near the Route Z exit off Interstate 70. Boone County Fire Protection District said no one was hurt and reported no building damage.

Boone County Fire Chief Scott Olsen said the fire (More)

2/17/2018

Columbia students build skills and friendships at local chess tournament

Columbia students build skills and friendships at local chess tournament

Posted 5:53 PM 2/17/2018 by Jordan Smith, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - More than 100 students gathered to compete in the 2018 Columbia Elementary & Middle School Scholastic Chess Tournament at Lange Middle School Saturday.

It's an event that's been held since the late 1990s and has amassed a large group of dedicated participants throughout (More)

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