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UPDATE: Police investigate after man shot at Columbia Mall

UPDATE: Police investigate after man shot at Columbia Mall

Posted 7:38 PM 8/11/2020 by Greta Serrin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and Noah Klein, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 confirmed on the scene of the incident a man was shot on Tuesday at the Columbia Mall.

Yesterday

UPDATE: Columbia school board votes to delay start, approves hybrid option

UPDATE: Columbia school board votes to delay start, approves hybrid option

Posted 10:53 AM 8/11/2020 by Emily Spain, KOMU 8 Anchor

COLUMBIA — Columbia's Board of Education voted Monday night to delay the start of the 2020-2021 school year.
This comes after district administrators recommended a start date after Labor Day. With the board's approval that means the school year will now begin on (More)
8/9/2020

Veteran leaves hospital after battling COVID-19 for three months

Veteran leaves hospital after battling COVID-19 for three months

Posted 2:49 PM 8/9/2020 by Matt McCabe, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA – A Korean War veteran won his latest battle on Thursday.

Harold Clark, formerly with the U.S. Army, left the Columbia VA hospital after a nearly 3-month long battle with COVID-19.

A Facebook post on the hospital's page showed a video of nurses and staff cheering for (More)

Yesterday

Pirates-Cardinals series postponed

Pirates-Cardinals series postponed

Posted 11:31 AM 8/10/2020 by CNN

PITTSBURGH —Major League Baseball has postponed scheduled games between the  (More)

8/9/2020

Police investigating shots fired in downtown Columbia Sunday morning

Police investigating shots fired in downtown Columbia Sunday morning

Posted 8:40 AM 8/9/2020 by Julia Bower, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Police are investigating shots fired in downtown Columbia early Sunday morning.

According to a news release from the Columbia Police Department, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 700 block of N. 6th St. at around 4 a.m. Sunday.

Upon arrival, officers (More)

8/8/2020

Virtual town hall outlines beginning steps to redefining community policing in Columbia

Virtual town hall outlines beginning steps to redefining community policing in Columbia

Posted 7:58 PM 8/8/2020 by Matt McCabe, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – The call to improve community policing is on the rise, especially in the wake of nationwide protests after the killing of George Floyd while in police custody.

In Columbia, a virtual town hall brought together community and law enforcement leaders to discuss beginning (More)

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