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Man arrested after near-miss with Columbia patrol vehicle

Man arrested after near-miss with Columbia patrol vehicle

Posted 12:39 PM 4/28/2016 by Katie Pylipow, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department said Thursday it arrested a man after he nearly collided with a patrol vehicle twice Wednesday afternoon. 

Officials said an officer was traveling southbound on the US 63 Connector at I-70 when a vehicle driven by Marlon Folkes (More)

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Bill placing requirements on expert witnesses heads to Gov. Nixon's desk

Bill placing requirements on expert witnesses heads to Gov. Nixon's desk

Posted 9:12 PM 4/27/2016 by The Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri lawmakers have approved a bill to add requirements for expert witnesses who testify in court proceedings.

House members voted 85-68 on Wednesday to send the bill to Gov. Jay Nixon. The measure would require experts' opinions to be based on sufficient data and (More)

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Columbia welcomes eighth major trail to the city

Columbia welcomes eighth major trail to the city

Posted 10:59 AM 4/28/2016 by Taylor Stevens, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Columbia Parks and Recreation planned a ceremony Thursday to welcome the latest addition to the city's trail system.

The Grindstone Creek Trail is 1.75 miles of concrete, following the Grindstone Creek for a majority of the path. It's the eighth major trail in the city's (More)

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