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Columbia police accounted for more than five local assaults and robberies this past week.

Cooling centers provide escape from the heat

Jul 2, 2012
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Triple-digit temperatures with heat advisories and excessive heat warnings continue today, throughout much of the state. 

The Missouri Council of the Blind hopes to foster improvements for the visually impaired in Columbia by establishing a new chapter. The council hopes to identify key people in the community and  is searching for leaders to run the Columbia council. With MU being a large part of the state Columbia community, executive director of the Council of the Blind, Chris Gray says the chapter would benefit the area.