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JCPS board treasurer talks communication within the district

JC school board treasurer explains communication policy

School leaders in Jefferson City are working on improving transparency and teacher relations after facing some criticism last year. 

Columbia College trustees approve formation of schools

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Columbia College, which has seen a growth in online enrollment in Columbia and 36 satellite campuses across the country, is changing its structure to streamline its administration.

Missouri lawmakers seek to remove executives from Capitol

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A state Senate panel has signed off on a plan to move some of Missouri's executive officials out of the state Capitol so that lawmakers can have more room for their own offices.

New Missouri Auditor names chief of staff, deputy auditor

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's new Auditor Nicole Galloway has named two senior staffers to help her lead the office.

protesters of police force

Bill to limit deadly force advances in Missouri Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A bill to limit police use of deadly force has advanced in the Missouri Senate, an effort aimed at addressing concerns raised after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson.

Man wanted for child sex abuse hiding from sheriff's office

A man in eastern Missouri remains on the loose, after investigators claim he sexually abused a 6 year-old girl. Officials say Eugene, or Neil, Haggard, 54, is currently wanted for first-degree sodomy. They believe he is actively hiding from authorities.

At least three people taken away in handcuffs

Three people were arrested Tuesday after a motorcycle crash at a Columbia motel.

Ashland biker and car collide

Child hurt after crashing bike into car

A 10-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after crashing his bike into a vehicle Tuesday morning.

Columbia police make an arrest in Forest Ave shooting

Columbia police have made an arrest in a Sunday afternoon shooting that happened at Forest Avenue and Grand.

Trailer fire investigation

Columbia trailer fire under investigation

Tuesday, Columbia fire investigators are still looking for a cause of a trailer fire.

Obama, Baltimore violence


Obama: 'No excuse' for violence in Baltimore

President Barack Obama on Tuesday condemned the "criminals and thugs who tore up" the city of Baltimore on Monday night, after rioting and looting paralyzed the city and overwhelmed local officials.

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