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A Columbia police officer was terminated from employment Wednesday following an incident in one of the department’s holding cells.

By Rehman Tungekar (Columbia, Mo.)

Camille Phillips / KBIA

Columbia’s city council has passed the city’s annual budget for fiscal year 2012. KBIA’s Camille Phillips has this story on the impact.

Members of the Missouri Senate have returned to Jefferson City to begin week two of the special legislative session.�

By Marshall Griffin (Jefferson City, Mo.)

Governor Nixon has announced some cuts to the University of Missouri System won’t be renewed next year.

By Adam Smith (Columbia, Mo.)

The Missouri House Elections Committee passed a bill Thursday that will push back the presidential primary elections.

By Ashley Massow (Jefferson City, Mo.)

Columbia's New City Councilmembers Take Their Seats

Apr 12, 2011
Melanie Gibson / KBIA

Helen Anthony and Fred Schmidt were sworn into office at a special city council meeting Monday.

Mid-Missouri Heads to the Polls

Apr 5, 2011
Kyle Stokes / KBIA

It’s Election Day in mid-Missouri. Polling stations throughout Boone County and Cole County opened at 6 this morning, and remain open until 7 tonight.

 

Over the past 12 years more than 650 people graduated from the Boone County Drug Court. Drug court graduates and county drug court officials talk about the process.

By Rachel Levin (Columbia, MO)

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