JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — An Illinois megadonor is contributing $500,000 to the effort to make Missouri a right-to-work state.
Missouri universities' libraries move to digital collections
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 12:26pm
JOPLIN (AP) — University libraries across Missouri are spending more of their budgets on online resources and subscriptions, as well as prioritizing facility space for people and computers instead of books.
Arson suspected in last week's southwest Missouri wildfires
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 12:15pm
FORSYTH (AP) — Forest Service officials say wildfires in Taney County last week are being investigated as possible arson.
Illinois megadonor jumps into Missouri right-to-work fight
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 11:59am
Police arrest man in domestic assault investigation
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 11:53am
JEFFERSON CITY - Officers arrested a man on Tuesday following an investigation into alleged domestic assault.
The 74-year-old female victim said her son, Matthew Johnson, came to her house on February 19. When he got there, she said ran out of the house, but Johnson allegedly knocked her to the ground, and dragged her across the concrete back inside.
Man arrested in theft of ambulance from Missouri hospital
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 10:37am
TRENTON (AP) — Authorities say a man has been arrested in the theft of an ambulance from a northwest Missouri hospital.
Train strikes, kills 9-year-old in northern Missouri
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 10:28am
MARCELINE (AP) — Authorities say a train has struck and killed a third-grader in northern Missouri.
Downtown Columbia might see more trash compactors
Posted on 21 February 2018 at 8:50am
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Solid Waste Utility and Downtown Community Improvement District will meet Wednesday night to discuss the addition of three new trash compactors to downtown.
Icy conditions blanket western counties; Columbia faces freezing rain
Posted on 20 February 2018 at 9:03pm
SEDALIA - Icy weather hit Sedalia and other western counties on Tuesday. The conditions are expected to continue through Wednesday morning. Columbia will see freezing rain as well.
Columbia leaders discuss economic growth, hyperloop, education
Posted on 20 February 2018 at 8:06pm
COLUMBIA - The 2018 Economic Outlook Conference kicked off at Columbia College with a laugh and speakers discussing how Mid-Missouri is advancing its future workforce.
Missouri House pushes back against 'revenge porn'
Posted on 20 February 2018 at 7:34pm
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill outlawing so-called "revenge porn."