Mark Bergin

Student Newscaster

Mark Bergin is a student newscaster.

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Science and Technology
11:02 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Q&A with policy advisor for the ACLU on net neutrality

Gabe Rottman, legislative council and policy advisor for the ACLU’s Washington Legislative Office.
Credit ACLU

In January the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision on the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) “net neutrality” regulations.

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Education
9:12 am
Wed March 12, 2014

Columbia residents weigh in on CPS superintendent finalists

Dr. Peter Stiepleman addresses the public during Tuesday night's "Meet and Greet" event at the Columbia Public Schools administrative building. Stiepleman currently works as the Columbia Public Schools assistant superintendent of elementary education.
Mark Bergin KBIA

The search for a new superintendent for Columbia Public Schools is almost over.

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Education
3:57 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

Live Blog: Columbia Schools Superintendent Meet & Greet

Credit Mark Bergin / KBIA

Follow this blog for live, continuing coverage of the "Meet and Greet" event for the two finalists for the Columbia Board of Education's superintendent position.

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Intersection
3:24 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

When could marijuana become legal in Missouri?

It’s been a big couple of years for marijuana legalization efforts around the country, with states like Colorado and Washington legalizing the recreational use of cannabis.

Here in Missouri, Rep. Chris Kelly (D-Columbia) introduced a bill in January that, if passed, would create a legal framework to grow and possess marijuana in Missouri.

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Politics
5:42 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Newscast for November 19, 2013

Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:

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Business
9:11 am
Tue November 5, 2013

Columbia Airport adds second daily flight to Chicago

Credit clarkmaxwell / Flickr

The Columbia Regional Airport is adding a second daily flight to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.

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Politics
5:39 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Newscast for October 29, 2013

Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:

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Politics
4:10 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Outside firm finds deficiencies in Randolph County budget

Credit File Photo / KBIA

An outside auditing firm has found deficiencies in the 2011 and 2012 Randolph County budgets. Casey-Beard-Boehmer PC conducted an audit released in September on behalf of the Missouri State Auditor’s Office.

Deputy State Auditor Harry Otto said he does not anticipate how the Missouri State Auditor’s Office will assess Randolph County until the full audit is completed despite the deficiencies found by the outside CPA firm.

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