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Judge asked to dismiss security guard from suit in Anthony Warren killing

Judge asked to dismiss security guard from suit in Anthony Warren killing

Posted 4:24 PM 6/18/2018 by David Estrada, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – The attorney representing the security guard who shot Anthony Warren at a Waffle House on New Year's Day has asked a  judge to dismiss her client from a wrongful death lawsuit. At hearing Monday, attorneys for members of Warren's family said the judge should refuse.

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Survey: 3/4 of Columbia residents satisfied with city and services

Survey: 3/4 of Columbia residents satisfied with city and services

Posted 9:27 AM 6/18/2018 by Blake Sammann, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The city will discuss the results of the 2017 Community Survey at Monday's city council meeting.

Used to track resident satisfaction and city performance, the survey got 850 responses. 

It found 74 percent had a positive view of the city, while only 10 percent said (More)

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300 bicyclists ride across Missouri this week on Katy Trail

300 bicyclists ride across Missouri this week on Katy Trail

Posted 8:31 AM 6/18/2018 by Evan Dodson, KOMU 8 Reporter

BOONE COUNTY – The Katy Trail will see more bike traffic than usual this week with the 2018 Katy Trail Ride.

The 232-mile journey begins Monday in St. Charles. The five-day trip will end Friday in Clinton. People from all over the country and Canada are expected to participate.

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State agricultural bill limits what is called "meat"

State agricultural bill limits what is called "meat"

Posted 1:13 PM 6/18/2018 by Lindsey Wilkerson, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Missouri is the first and only state to define "meat" as exclusively animal product.

The Missouri General Assembly passed Senate Bill 627, which (More)

6/16/2018

Doctor helps Missourians get back on their feet with new bunion procedure

Doctor helps Missourians get back on their feet with new bunion procedure

Posted 4:08 AM 6/17/2018 by Monica Madden, KOMU 8 Reporter

JEFFERSON CITY - A podiatrist with the Jefferson City Medical Group is the first doctor in Missouri to use a "game-changing" procedure to correct bunions. 

Dr. J.P. McAleer has been using the Lapiplastly correction (More)

6/15/2018

City Channel wins 2018 Telly honors

City Channel wins 2018 Telly honors

Posted 3:34 AM 6/16/2018 by Zoe Shedd, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Columbia’s City Channel was recently recognized for creative excellence in production by The Telly Awards Judging Council. Producers Zia Nizami and Jeff Rogers were awarded bronze and silver Telly Awards for their distinctly different videos.Nizami earned the Bronze (More)
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