missouri council for the blind http://kbia.org en Newscast for May 24, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-24-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newscast, including:</p><ul><li>The announcement that the University of Missouri Press is closing</li><li>&quot;FASTCAT&quot; is the new bus line in Columbia that will run between the MU campus and downtown Columbia</li><li>The Columbia Fraternal Order of Police continues to call for the removal of Chief Ken Burton</li><li>The Missouri Council of the blind wants a Columbia chapter</li></ul> Thu, 24 May 2012 22:45:43 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 14749 at http://kbia.org Missouri Council of the Blind trying to establish Columbia chapter http://kbia.org/post/missouri-council-blind-trying-establish-columbia-chapter <p>The Missouri Council of the Blind hopes to foster improvements for the visually impaired in Columbia by establishing a new chapter. The council hopes to identify key people in the community and&nbsp; is searching for leaders to run the Columbia council. With MU being a large part of the state Columbia community, executive director of the Council of the Blind, Chris Gray says the chapter would benefit the area. Thu, 24 May 2012 21:01:29 +0000 Nicole Krasavage 14739 at http://kbia.org