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Jefferson City council discusses next steps following blight study findings

The Jefferson City Council planned out its next steps to make noticeable changes to the rundown East Capitol Avenue area.

Fall pollen season in full force

Ragweed pollen season is set to peak in mid-September, but not before affecting 23 million Americans.

School bus goes off road because of cyclist

ABC 17 News confirmed a bus went off St. Charles Road Tuesday afternoon because of a person who was riding a bike near Battle High School northeast of Columbia.

Cole County commission votes to correct elected officials' salaries

The Cole County Commission voted 2 to 1 Tuesday to retroactively correct the salaries of elected officials. 

Two connected crashes in South Columbia

Driver in Route K crash involved in crash just minutes prior

UPDATE: Investigators say one of the drivers involved in Tuesday's serious crash on Route K had been involved in a crash on Providence Road just minutes prior.

Columbia high schools to offer meals for students staying after school

Starting this week, Columbia Public Schools will offer dinner for high school students who stay late after school.

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Columbia man accused of holding family of three hostage

Terence Hartmann was arrested Monday on multiple charges after a woman accused him of holding her and her children hostage.  


Parking payment app comes to downtown Columbia

In downtown Columbia, time often takes the form of money.


Enrollment up at Law Enforcement Training Institute

Enrollment is up at the Law Enforcement Training Institute in Columbia.

Questions left surrounding deadly Jefferson City shooting

No one is facing charges after a man was shot and killed in Jefferson City.

Announcement came on Timberlake's 34th birthday

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Hollywood stars pay big to hobnob with Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton is picking up cash -- and snapping playful photos with former N'Sync members -- during a fundraising blitz in California this week.

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