columbia daily tribune http://kbia.org en Columbia Daily Tribune hosts 13th annual Hero Awards http://kbia.org/post/columbia-daily-tribune-hosts-13th-annual-hero-awards <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>On Monday, April 14, the Columbia Daily Tribune recognized 41 individual volunteers and groups at the 13<sup>th</sup> annual Hero Awards. Of the 41 nominees, seven received awards for their contributions.</p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:42:21 +0000 Stephanie Kawula 51386 at http://kbia.org Columbia Daily Tribune hosts 13th annual Hero Awards Columbia school board voted to increase tax levy http://kbia.org/post/columbia-school-board-voted-increase-tax-levy <p></p><p>The Columbia Board of Education has voted to increase the city’s school tax levy.</p><p><a href="http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/education/columbia-schools-tax-to-increase-slightly/article_161beebc-0b51-11e3-83d5-10604b9ffe60.html">The Columbia Daily Tribune reports</a> the board approved a new total tax levy of $5.42&nbsp;per $100 of assessed property valuation. That’s an increase of 2.2 cents from last year, the smallest the board has approved since 2008.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 22:53:22 +0000 The Columbia Daily Tribune 39297 at http://kbia.org Columbia school board voted to increase tax levy Ferguson family starts billboard campaign http://kbia.org/post/ferguson-family-starts-billboard-campaign <p>Ryan Ferguson’s family started a billboard campaign Monday, encouraging the public to provide information about a composite image of a man possibly linked to the 2001 murder of Columbia Tribune editor Kent Heitholt. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 23:41:17 +0000 Maoling Xiong 25041 at http://kbia.org Ferguson family starts billboard campaign Court revives discrimination lawsuit against MU http://kbia.org/post/court-revives-discrimination-lawsuit-against-mu <p>A Missouri appeals court has revived a former professor's gender discrimination lawsuit against the University of Missouri. Thu, 25 Oct 2012 21:47:47 +0000 Associated Press 23457 at http://kbia.org Court revives discrimination lawsuit against MU Columbia paper shows circulation, revenue increase http://kbia.org/post/columbia-paper-shows-circulation-revenue-increase <p>The report the Audit Bureau of Circulations released earlier this week shows increase in papers&rsquo; revenues throughout the country. Mon, 07 May 2012 13:32:07 +0000 Inna Volyanska 13677 at http://kbia.org Witnesses raise more questions about Heitholt death http://kbia.org/post/witnesses-raise-more-questions-about-heitholt-death <p>Two more witnesses are raising questions about evidence that helped convict a Missouri man in the 2001 death of Columbia Daily Tribune sports editor Kent Heitholt. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 14:00:58 +0000 Associated Press 12533 at http://kbia.org