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A Labor Day tradition in Columbia delayed due to weather

Posted 5:27 AM 9/1/2014 by Josh Sultan, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The Labor Day holiday isn't just a day off for many business owners and government officials, it also marks a Columbia tradition.

Runners got up early Monday morning to participate in the 55th annual Heart of America (HOA) Marathon. There were a few weather-related issues (More)...

Folk festival allows visitors to step back into pioneer days

Ferguson shooting could shift county exec election

Yesterday

Kansas City airport gives all-clear after false bomb threat

Kansas City airport gives all-clear after false bomb threat

Posted 6:54 PM 8/31/2014 by Kellan Marvin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - Terminal B at Kansas City International Airport was evacuated around 6:45 p.m. due to a false bomb threat.Airport spokesperson Joe McBride said a man approached an airport employee about a bomb in a car parked at the curb. The man is now in custody.Passengers were moved (More)...

Ferguson police start wearing body cameras

Joplin football stadium named after legendary coach

Local kids hook in holiday weekend

Plea hearing set in Mamtek case

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8/30/2014

Motorcycle rally rattles nerves in KC suburb

Motorcycle rally rattles nerves in KC suburb

Posted 11:05 AM 8/30/2014 by The Associated Press

GRAIN VALLEY (AP) - A Labor Day weekend rally of what the government calls an outlaw motorcycle gang has some suburban Kansas City residents and law enforcement officers a little on edge, but one of the motorcycle group's local leaders says those fears are overblown.The Kansas City Star (More)...

Ice cream contest takes the heat off in Arrow Rock

Man charged in co-sleeping death

Families gather for Labor Day fair, honor everyday heroes

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