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6:21 pm
Tue May 29, 2012

Newscast for May 29, 2012

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Columbia group aims to prevent community violence
  • Mo. court strikes down part of a 2008 harassment law
  • Community garden opens at Ridgeway Elementary
Politics
6:02 pm
Tue May 29, 2012

Columbia group aims to prevent community violence

The Columbia Community Non-Violence Initiative is aiming to help prevent violent acts like the shots fired at Albert-Oakland Pool last night.

Members of the Columbia group will meet tonight to discuss ways they can continue to raise awareness and promote nonviolence in the community.

Spokesperson Jonathan Lowe said many group members were at the pool when the shots were fired but have not yet discussed the incident. He says the group aims to present alternative opportunities for those who might have violent thoughts or think of taking violent measures.

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