roads http://kbia.org en Senator McCaskill answers to Columbia residents http://kbia.org/post/senator-mccaskill-answers-columbia-residents <p>Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill met with Columbia residents during a town hall meeting on Monday. She talked about the economy, boosting jobs in the state and the improvement of the nation’s deficit.</p><p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:47:05 +0000 Romain Cluzel 49774 at http://kbia.org Senator McCaskill answers to Columbia residents Snow and cold temps make clearing roads difficult in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/snow-and-cold-temps-make-clearing-roads-difficult-columbia <p>Mid-Missouri drivers are dealing with slippery roads Thursday after a winter storm that dumped two inches of snow in Columbia, according to <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/product.php?site=lsx&amp;product=RTP&amp;issuedby=lsx">the National Weather Service</a>.</p><p>Across Mid-Missouri, as of 10:00am Thursday morning highways were listed as either covered or partly covered according to the Missouri Department of Transportation’s traveler information map. Check for the latest updates <a href="http://traveler.modot.org/map/">at this link</a>. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:02:01 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 46107 at http://kbia.org Snow and cold temps make clearing roads difficult in Columbia Drivers asked to be cautious due to heavy rainfall http://kbia.org/post/drivers-asked-be-cautious-due-heavy-rainfall <p>Heavy rainfall across Missouri has caused flash flooding and road closures in Boone County and could cause flooding along the Mississippi.</p><p> Fri, 31 May 2013 20:13:37 +0000 A. J. Feather 34668 at http://kbia.org Drivers asked to be cautious due to heavy rainfall Caution urged for farmers on roads http://kbia.org/post/caution-urged-farmers-roads <p>The head of the Missouri State Highway Patrol says drivers need to be careful now that the state has granted drought-related waivers that will result in more farm machinery on the roads.</p><p>The Missouri Department of Transportation granted the waivers because the drought is forcing some farmers to travel longer distances to obtain hay, silage and grain.</p><p>Patrol Superintendent Ron Replogle encouraged farmers to review regulations related to farm vehicles and the transportation of goods.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 13:49:35 +0000 Associated Press 19443 at http://kbia.org Caution urged for farmers on roads