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Democrats fight gun exposure to children

Democrats fight gun exposure to children

Posted 2:48 PM 12/6/2016 by The Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Missouri want to criminalize firearm storage that allows children to easily find weapons and potentially cause harm.

Children's Firearm Safety Alliance co-founder and Democratic Rep. Stacey Newman tells the Springfield (More)

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Governor-elect Eric Greitens said wife was robbed at gunpoint

Governor-elect Eric Greitens said wife was robbed at gunpoint

Posted 9:26 PM 12/5/2016 by Danielle Katz, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS - Governor-elect Eric Greitens' wife Sheena was robbed at gunpoint Monday night. According to KSDK, St. Louis Police said three suspects were in custody. 

Sheena Greitens was sitting in her car after leaving a restaurant around 6:18 p.m. when a man opened (More)

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Residents can offer input for Columbia road and sidewalk improvements

Residents can offer input for Columbia road and sidewalk improvements

Posted 6:05 AM 12/6/2016 by Anthony Romano, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Residents in the Columbia area will be able to speak their minds Tuesday at a public hearing about pavement and pedestrian improvements in Boone County.

The Missouri Department of Transportation is planning pavement and sidewalk improvement projects along Route B in Columbia in (More)

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City council working to limit stolen property from pawnbrokers

City council working to limit stolen property from pawnbrokers

Posted 7:24 AM 12/6/2016 by Joe Gjata, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – The Columbia City Council voted 5-2 in opposition to an ordinance that would have revised some licensing regulations related to pawnbrokers Monday night. 

The measure was to amend Chapter 13 of the Code of Ordinances to aid the investigation and recovery of stolen (More)

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