Brian Pepoon

Student Newscaster

Brian Pepoon is a student newscaster for KBIA.


PM Newscasts
5:59 pm
Fri February 24, 2012

Newscast for February 24, 2012

Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:

  • State Senate map preliminarily approved
  • Fulton superintendent says no more budget cuts this year
  • Columbia educator honored in documentary
  • Protest against Tiger Town in downtown Columbia
  • Last year's drought impacting this year crops
PM Newscasts
5:41 pm
Fri February 17, 2012

Newscast for February 17, 2012

Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:

  • Fulton's possible biodiesel production plant
  • Columbia Regional Airport gets new leadership
  • Governor Nixon asks for ethics reform in state government
  • Help on the way for Missouri's homeless with disabilities
PM Newscasts
5:59 pm
Fri February 10, 2012

Newscast for February 10, 2012

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Joplin looking for weather radios
  • New video camera for Columbia Police
  • True/False Film Festival chooses its lead documentary
  • Politicians to meet in Columbia to discuss flooding issues
Science, Health and Technology
9:26 am
Fri February 10, 2012

Grant will help keep Columbia creeks clean

Bill Bumgarner flikr

Boone County and the City of Columbia are using a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency to study storm-water runoff into Bear Creek, north of I-70. A task force will focus on reducing pollutants, which flow directly into the creek, untreated.  

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PM Newscasts
6:46 pm
Fri February 3, 2012

Newscast for February 3, 2012

Former Senator Rick Santorum
Gage Skidmore Flickr

Regional News Coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:

  • Former Senator Santorum's Missouri campaign trail
  • Missouri's congressional map upheld
  • Columbia Housing Authority reform
10:13 am
Tue January 31, 2012

Millions practice earthquake safety in the Great Central US Shakeout

Earthquake seismogram
Dave Schumaker Flickr

The two-hundredth anniversary of the New Madrid earthquake was recently. The Great Central U.S. Earthquake Consortium is not waiting around for it to happen again. The group is helping set up region-wide readiness programs.

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