Monday night crash damaged three parked cars, one injured
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 9:18pm
JEFFERSON CITY - A Monday crash in Jefferson City damaged three parked vehicles and injured the driver.
Curtis Murrell was injured and transported to a Columbia hospital by EMS, according to a report released on Tuesday.
UPDATE: Police investigate after man shot at Columbia Mall [embedded content]
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 8:22pm
COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 confirmed on the scene of the incident a man was shot on Tuesday at the Columbia Mall.
WATCH: Trump holds a news conference
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 5:26pm
WASHINGTON, D.C.: The news conference is scheduled to start at 4:30 p.m., according to Trump.
CPD asks for help finding suspect in early-morning incidents
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 4:53pm
COLUMBIA — In a new briefing Tuesday afternoon, Columbia police asked the public for information on two separate early-morning incidents.
The first incident happened at about 12:33 a.m. on the 10 block of Pendleton Street, according to police. Residents of the home saw a man peeping through the window. They called 911, and the man fled.
Public, private schools talk reopening
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 4:49pm
COLUMBIA - The parking lot at Tolton Catholic High School will fill up two weeks before Columbia Public Schools.
The schools have announced different models for reopening.
UPDATE: The Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences won't play football this fall
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 4:34pm
(CNN) -- [Breaking news update, published at 4:40 p.m. ET]
The Pac-12 Conference CEO Group unanimously voted Tuesday to cancel the fall sports season, including football.
Biden selects California Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 4:23pm
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden has chosen California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate.
It’s a move that fulfills the wish of Democrats clamoring to see a woman of color on a major party’s presidential ticket for the first time in history.
Mourners and activists call on Parson to better protect Missourians
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 4:02pm
JEFFERSON CITY – A news conference staged Tuesday put mourners and activists in front of cameras to call on Governor Parson to protect Missourians from COVID-19.
Jefferson City School Board agrees to sell Simonsen building for apartments
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 3:17pm
JEFFERSON CITY — The Jefferson City School Board has agreed to sell the former Simonsen Ninth Grade Center building to a real estate developer who plans to convert the building into about 65 apartments.
According to the National Register of Historic Places, the school was built in 1905.
Tuesday COVID-19 Coverage: Boone County announces 33 new cases [embedded content]
Posted on 11 August 2020 at 3:09pm
As COVID-19 continues to spread, KOMU 8 will continue to update you about impacts in the community.
You can find an active map of confirmed COVID-19 cases county by county here, COVID-19 cases in Missouri broken down by county.