• Missouri women drop regular season finale to Texas A&M Posted on 25 February 2018 at 8:02pm

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Carrying a six game win streak into the final regular season game against No. 17 Texas A&M, No. 11 Missouri looked to finish the season on a high note but fell to the Aggies 82-63. 

    Missouri trailed by just three points after the first quarter, but a rough second quarter where the Tigers were outscored 22-7 would prove fatal as they weren't able to claw back. 

  • Rally supports Dreamers with DACA deadline looming Posted on 25 February 2018 at 7:26pm

    COLUMBIA - With only eight days left until DACA recipients’ permits start to expire on March 5, a rally at Boone County Courthouse Plaza attracted more than 150 supporters Sunday afternoon.

    The future of DACA has been in the headlines since last September, when President Trump announced the expiration date for this Obama-era program. Congress has not been able to pass a bill, as Trump hoped, and federal lawmakers are still debating over a fix for DACA and other immigration policies.

  • The Green Duck Lounge continues the conversation of race in Missouri Posted on 25 February 2018 at 4:45pm

    COLUMBIA- On Sunday, MU Theatre closed out the world premiere of The Green Duck Lounge, a play that explores race relations in Missouri across several different eras.

    Much of the inspiration for the play came from the 2014 shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, as well as the 2015 protests on MU's campus itself.

  • Deputies detain 13-year-old for threat made at Auxvasse Elementary Posted on 25 February 2018 at 4:16pm

    AUXVASSE - Callaway County deputies detained a 13-year-old student Friday for allegedly making a threat against Auxvasse Elementary school. 

    The Callaway County Sheriff's Office posted on its Facebook page over the weekend that the elementary school's administration notified the sheriff's office about the threat. 

  • Largest indoor garage sale with more than 60 vendors brings crowd Posted on 25 February 2018 at 4:06pm

    COLUMBIA - Columbia’s largest indoor garage sale brought people from far and wide with over 60 vendors in the Columbia Expo Center.

    The garage sale opened its doors at just after noon on Sunday and already had a line of several hundred people waiting outside the door. 

  • Volunteers clean up litter before it becomes a problem Posted on 25 February 2018 at 3:59pm

    COLUMBIA – Missouri River Relief hit the road Sunday to clean litter off the streets in order to keep it out of the river. Spring is coming, and with it the possibility of heavy rainfall, which could make a big mess even bigger.

    "We're just about to get our spring rains coming in, so all the trash that's collected along our roads is going to end up washing into creeks and streams, down into storm drains and all that stuff ends up eventually moving into the Missouri River and then the ocean," Missouri River Relief Program Manager Steve Schnarr said. "Right here is where we can stop that.

  • Missouri State Capitol renovations begin next week Posted on 25 February 2018 at 2:02pm

    JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — Renovation work on the State Capitol building in Jefferson City begins next week.

  • Mizzou drops third straight conference game in Kentucky Posted on 25 February 2018 at 11:49am

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Three weeks after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats for the first time at home, the Missouri Tigers were unable to complete the season sweep on Saturday.

    Mizzou dropped its third straight conference game, 88-66. The Tigers fall to 8-8 on the season with the loss. 

  • Dogs showcase their hunting skills at local tournament Posted on 25 February 2018 at 1:32am

    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.

  • Bowling tournament: Strikes for a cause Posted on 24 February 2018 at 9:24pm

    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.