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Curators focus on research and MU School of Medicine growth plan
The School of Medicine is looking to recruit 40 research-intensive faculty members over the next five years.
Sep 21 8:15PM Local News

Final suspect arrested in Sylvan Lane homicide
The fifth suspect was arrested by U.S. Marshals in Georgia.
Sep 21 7:44PM Local News

Legislative Forum seeks to help inform representatives on youth issues
JUUL, a newly popular e-cigarette, will be discussed at the forum.
Sep 21 3:32PM Local News

FDA: Be careful when dispensing chewable flea and tick treatments to pets
Improper dosing of dogs and cats can cause symptoms including muscle tremors and seizures, the FDA said.
Sep 21 2:03PM Local News

Six Creeks Greenway" to be name of proposed 30-mile loop
The Columbia Parks and Recreation Commission approved the name on Thursday night, which was chosen from three finalists.
Sep 21 2:25AM Local News

U.S. Cellular dials up fourth Community Connections program
The company will provide up to $1,000 to youth groups that participate.
Sep 21 2:15AM Local News

Planning and Zoning Commission approves amendments to Family Resources plan
The new building will provide much needed office space for Boone County Family Resources.
Sep 21 2:00AM Local News

If you've got some free time Nov. 6, the Boone County clerk could use your help
Taylor Burks is on the hunt for up to 150 more poll workers than he had for the August primary.
Sep 21 1:00AM Local News

Abortion services could stop at Columbia Planned Parenthood on Oct. 1
Planned Parenthood is asking a federal judge to prevent the restrictions from taking place.
Sep 20 11:55PM Local News

Algae bloom at Stephens Lake could bring early end to summer swimming
Whatever you do, don't touch the water it could make you sick.
Sep 20 11:30PM Local News

For the first time, girls are joining Cub Scout packs in Columbia and all over the country
Cub Scout Pack 58 now has 73 members, and 13 of them are girls.
Sep 20 11:00AM Local News

At city commission meeting, community opinions on scooters are split
The main concerns people had were regarding making sidewalks safe, especially for people with disabilities. Others said Columbia should give Bird a chance.
Sep 20 4:00AM Local News

At Wednesday town hall, congressional candidate Hoagenson talks health care, student loans
Hoagenson, a Democrat, is running to unseat 4th Congressional District incumbent Vicky Hartzler, R-Columbia.
Sep 20 3:40AM Local News

Nicole Galloway discusses anonymous donations ahead of "Dark Money" screening
The state auditor, up for reelection in November, said anonymous donations are problematic and that fighting dark money is one of her priorities as state auditor.
Sep 20 1:45AM Local News

Boone County is looking to lease out its former fairgrounds
Commissioners plan to issue a request for proposals from those who might want to lease the property for 50 or 100 years.
Sep 20 12:40AM Local News

Task Force 1 rescues over 200 people, 20 pets during Hurricane Florence relief
Halfway through their deployment, Missouri Task Force 1 members have rescued a total of 216 people and 20 pets.
Sep 20 12:00AM Local News

Missouri Municipal League honors Columbia's Community Scholars Program
The program that pairs incoming Hickman freshmen with city employees for shadowing opportunities was honored with the 2018 MML Innovation Award.
Sep 19 11:00PM Local News

Boone County law enforcement officers to benefit from fund
Families of all sworn, full-time officers across all law enforcement agencies in Boone County will now be covered by the Officer Down Fund, once only available to Columbia police officers.
Sep 19 10:45PM Local News

Flu season is coming. Here's one place to get your flu shot.
Flu shots are now available without appointment from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.
Sep 19 10:20PM Local News

Students, faculty cope with two untimely deaths at Fairview Elementary
After two students died within just eight days of each other, Fairview Elementary School has brought in additional counselors to help support grieving students, staff and families.
Sep 19 10:15PM Local News