Posted 6:14 PM 5/26/2017 by Annie Hammock, KOMU 8 Interactive Director
UPDATED 5/26/17 7:01 p.m. with new information.
COLUMBIA - A 4-year-old child was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died after a fire at a home on Quail Drive, according to the Columbia Police Department and the Columbia Fire Department.
Posted 3:34 AM 5/26/2017 by Kyrah Davis, KOMU 8 Reporter
JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Eric Greitens called for the special legislative session on Monday, and it’s costing taxpayers thousands of dollars.
Senate Administrator Marga Hoelscher said she estimates the special session will cost $9,000 for one day and $28,000 for a week (Monday (More)
Posted 6:09 AM 5/26/2017 by James Packard, KOMU 8 Reporter
JEFFERSON CITY - The Missouri Department of Transportation was preparing Friday for a weekend of heavy travel.
AAA predicted the 2017 Memorial Day weekend would be the (More)
Posted 9:56 PM 5/25/2017 by Jenna Puritz, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Pizza Tree, a local restaurant in Columbia, is participating in a national campaign that works with the non-profit group No Kid Hungry, which is focused on eliminating child hunger in the United States.
In the month of May, Pizza Tree will be donating one dollar of every (More)
Posted 8:40 AM 5/25/2017 by Emma Rechenberg, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Columbia visitor Zach Walther describes Uber as "convenient."
The 23-year-old frequently uses the ride-sharing app, which arrived in Columbia three years ago in October 2014.
"It's all on my phone, I don't have to worry about finding rides, or dealing with finding taxis (More)