4th of July http://kbia.org en Columbia Police Department steps up fireworks patrols http://kbia.org/post/columbia-police-department-steps-fireworks-patrols <p></p><p>Extra patrol officers from the Columbia Police Department are scheduled to enforce fireworks ordinances from July 1 to July 5. While the police department typically has extra officers on duty around this time every year, this is the first year possession of fireworks is illegal in the city limits.</p><p>Columbia Police Department spokesperson Latisha Stroer is asking that individuals with fireworks complaints call the non-emergency number at (573) 442-6131 and not 9-1-1.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:17:41 +0000 George Varney 36307 at http://kbia.org Columbia Police Department steps up fireworks patrols Mid-Missouri Mormons celebrate religious freedom with walk, run http://kbia.org/post/mid-missouri-mormons-celebrate-religious-freedom-walk-run <p>Columbia&rsquo;s Mormon congregations celebrated religious freedom this morning and marked an event from the church&rsquo;s history.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 04 Jul 2012 17:19:00 +0000 Kellie Moore 17034 at http://kbia.org Mid-Missouri Mormons celebrate religious freedom with walk, run