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    YOUR VIEW: KOMU8 Comeback Story Causes Facebook Outcry

    Posted 12:45 PM 4/26/2013 by Sarah Duffey and Tom Martin

    SALISBURY - A couple weeks ago KOMU brought you the story of a high school basketball player that lead his team to a state title. It came close to a year after he survived a deadly car accident that killed the other driver. In this week's Your View, we examine the often sensitive (More)

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    Your View: Viewers Question Coverage of Moberly High School Lunch Situation

    Posted 9:01 PM 4/12/2013 by Nick Brennan & Scott Malone

    MOBERLY - In recent weeks, some viewers have said on Facebook that KOMU 8 News did not effectively cover the story of Moberly High School staff allegedly taking away students' lunches if the students owed lunch money to the school.

    Specifically, viewers want to know why the story did not (More)

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    YOUR VIEW: Small Town Coverage

    Posted 5:45 PM 4/5/2013 by Veronica Polivanaya and Jessica Reese

    MOBERLY - In recent weeks, some viewers have said on Facebook that KOMU is giving small towns a bad reputation. In particular, viewers have pointed out our Moberly coverage. On Mar. 29, 2013, KOMU reported that Moberly school district officials took away students' lunches if students owed lunch (More)

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    Your View: Viewers Support Role of Anchors

    Posted 2:46 PM 4/2/2013 by Asger Mow and Peter Terpsta

    COLUMBIA - They are the face of the show and the leaders of the ship--the anchors. In this week's Your View, KOMU 8 News looks at the role of anchors and their importance for a TV station. "The anchor and the quarterback have a lot in common. When things are going well they get too (More)

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    YOUR VIEW: Highway 54 Crash Coverage

    Posted 5:56 PM 3/23/2013 by Kerry Leary and Jake Schlegel

    JEFFERSON CITY – Earlier this month, a car accident took the life of one woman and severely injured another passenger after a pick up truck went the wrong way on Highway 54 in Jefferson City. Immediately after hearing about the fatal accident, KOMU 8 News sent a reporter to the scene to get (More)

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    YOUR VIEW: Viewers Want Less Kansas News

    Posted 6:40 PM 3/19/2013 by Mychaela Bruner and Ally Crutcher

    COLUMBIA - According to comments and emails KOMU 8 News received, viewers want less Kansas and more Missouri news. On March 9, 2013, KOMU 8 News posted a story written by the Associated Press covering Kansas government.  Governor Sam Brownback's administration wanted to repeal corporate (More)

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    YOUR VIEW: Women's Sports Coverage on KOMU 8 News

    YOUR VIEW: Women's Sports Coverage on KOMU 8 News

    Posted 4:53 PM 3/13/2013 by Dan Kennedy and Danielle Carter

    COLUMBIA - Our KOMU 8 News sports team has been bringing you, the viewer, the very latest in local and national sports news for the past several decades. From Mizzou football to the Rock Bridge High School's women's basketball team, our sports crew covers it all. However, one viewer feels as (More)

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    YOUR VIEW: School Security

    Posted 12:31 PM 3/13/2013 by Megan Rice and Shanley Reynolds

    COLUMBIA - In February, KOMU looked into school safety. After recent tragic incidents including the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut, many parents were wondering...What security measures are mid-Missouri school's taking?

    In a Target 8 Investigation by KOMU reporter (More)

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    Your View: Viewers Question Snowstorm Coverage

    Posted 8:37 PM 3/12/2013 by Jonathon Shipman and Karline Swan

    COLUMBIA - During last month's snow storms, KOMU 8 reporters were in the thick of things reporting on road conditions, school closures, and traffic while advising Mid-Missouri to stay home. In this week's Your View, we examine our coverage of the snowstorm.

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    YOUR VIEW: Viewers Question Accuracy of Weather Team

    YOUR VIEW: Viewers Question Accuracy of Weather Team

    Posted 9:34 AM 3/7/2013 by Chloe Alexander and Diana Schnese

    COLUMBIA- Our weather team was busy tracking the snowstorms that hit Mid-Missouri the last two weeks of February. During the snowstorm, KOMU 8's meteorologist updated viewers every hour to give them expected times of snowfall. But, one viewer felt KOMU 8's coverage wasn't as accurate as it should (More)

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