Posted 10:25 PM 1/20/2017 by Matt Vereen, KOMU 8 News Reporter
COLUMBIA – Missouri is the only state without a prescription drug-monitoring program in place, but officials in Columbia are hoping to change that in their city.
The Columbia Department of Health and Human Services has drafted a new ordinance to bring prescription drug monitoring to (More)
Posted 3:36 AM 1/20/2017 by Lauren Petterson, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The U.S. Department of Agriculture released a new set of regulations on Wednesday that clarifies standards for living conditions for organic livestock and poultry.
According to the USDA, it will enforce these regulations:
- All organic animals must (More)
Posted 6:56 AM 1/20/2017 by Nora Faris, KOMU 8 Reporter
JEFFERSON CITY — If Missouri fails to comply with the federal REAL ID Act, some Missourians could face a real problem: they will not be able to use Missouri-issued driver’s licenses or IDs to board commercial flights.
Beginning Jan. 22, 2018, the Transportation Security (More)
Posted 6:23 AM 1/19/2017
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 26-year-old St. Louis man is now charged with two counts of first-degree murder for the deaths of two brothers more than two years ago.
Authorities said Derrie Williams is also charged with two counts of armed criminal action. He was arrested Wednesday.(More)...
Posted 8:47 AM 1/19/2017 by Samantha Kummerer & Charles Nichelson, KOMU 8 Digital Producers
COLUMBIA - Columbia Police officers arrested Carl Lovell Wade, according to reports, after investigating a robbery at First State Community Bank on Golden Bear Drive.
Wade, 51, a Columbia-native, reportedly took a taxi to the bank, before handing a teller a note demanding cash and (More)