summer http://kbia.org en Summer classes become more interesting for middle school students http://kbia.org/post/summer-classes-become-more-interesting-middle-school-students <p>The summer session for Smithton, West, Oakland, Lange and Gentry middle schools began almost three weeks ago and with that beginning, came a huge project for the students to work on.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:28:37 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 55573 at http://kbia.org Summer classes become more interesting for middle school students Much of northern Mo. experiencing flash drought http://kbia.org/post/much-northern-mo-experiencing-flash-drought <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Parts of southern Missouri experienced flash flooding this past month. Now parts of northern Missouri are in a flash drought.</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 12:58:46 +0000 Associated Press 39815 at http://kbia.org Much of northern Mo. experiencing flash drought Water use on the rise in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/water-use-rise-columbia <p>Columbia Water and Light says its customer&rsquo;s water use is up this summer, amid hot and dry weather over the last few weeks.</p><p>The Department saw a significant increase in water use in June compared to June of last year. Spokesperson Connie Kacprowicz says in July there&rsquo;s already been 20 million gallons of water used in Columbia most days, even getting as high as 23 million gallons a day.</p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 15:13:02 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 17226 at http://kbia.org Water use on the rise in Columbia