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Dogs showcase their hunting skills at local tournament

Dogs showcase their hunting skills at local tournament

Posted 5:45 AM 2/25/2018 by Hailey Jennings, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – Dogs are putting their hunting skills to the test at a nationwide event in Columbia this weekend.

The Barn Hunt trial is a sport that measures a dog's speed and accuracy.

The main objective is who can find the correct number of rats the fastest. 

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Bowling tournament: Strikes for a cause

Bowling tournament: Strikes for a cause

Posted 5:44 AM 2/25/2018 by Rob Veno and Amber Raub, KOMU 8 Reporters

COLUMBIA - People from the community put on their bowling shoes to help raise money for a local high school. 

Father Tolton Regional Catholic High School hosted its sixth annual bowling tournament Saturday at AMF Bowling on Providence road. 

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2/23/2018

Continuing coverage of Gov. Eric Greitens after indictment

Continuing coverage of Gov. Eric Greitens after indictment

Posted 6:10 PM 2/23/2018 by The Associated Press and Maggie Madro, KOMU 8 Desk Producer

ST. LOUIS - Gov. Eric Greitens will step down from the Republican Governors Association's executive committee amid backlash from other lawmakers after he was indicted on Thursday. The Missouri Republican Party also sats the indictment is a "political hit job" (More)

2/22/2018

Mid-Missourians react to idea of arming teachers

Mid-Missourians react to idea of arming teachers

Posted 9:02 AM 2/23/2018 by Caroline Peterson, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his proposal to arm teachers. KOMU 8 asked educators and other mid-Missourians how they feel about the idea as a safety precaution for schools.  

“We know that there are a lot of districts, especially rural districts (More)

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