earth hour

5:21 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Mid-Missourians power down for Earth Hour 2014

Many people across Mid-Missouri shut off their lights Saturday night to participate in Earth Hour 2014. The worldwide initiative started in 2007, and has grown rapidly since its inception.

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PM Newscast
6:10 pm
Fri March 22, 2013

Newscast for March 22, 2013

Regional news from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Federal sequestration cuts will close Columbia's airport control tower
  • MoDOT issues travel advisory ahead of winter storm
  • 'Earth Hour' organizers say it's more than electricity
Science, Health and Technology
8:37 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Earth Hour organizers say it's about more than electricity

Credit roxeteer / Flckr/Creative Commons

The City of Columbia is encouraging people to turn off the lights in their homes and buildings this Saturday in celebration of the annual Earth Hour event. Earth Hour is a global program that promotes energy savings, and Columbia has participated in it each year since 2008.

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Arts and Culture
4:48 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

Why, Yes, That Is Sunshine Edition ft. Picnics, Pictures and Puppies

Les Bourgeois
Les Bourgeois

The kids might have the whole week off, but you have something better: the weekend. Soak up some sun this weekend and pretend you're on spring break, too. Visit the vineyards. Run a 5K. Adopt a new pup--anything to stay in the sun!


A-Frame Grand Re-Opening at Les Bourgeois Vineyards (Sat, 3 p.m.)

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