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MU groping arrest

MU police arrest high school student for campus groping incident

A Columbia high school student is under arrest tonight after MU police nabbed him for a groping that happened early Saturday morning near Memorial Union on campus.

Holt Summit break in suspect (1)

Holt Summit police looking for break-in suspect

Holt Summit police are asking for the public's help in identifying the man who broke into a business in the 100 block of Northstar Drive

Shakespeare's Pizza


Council rejects demolition hold, Shakespeare's tear down moves forward

The demolition of Shakespeare's Pizza in downtown Columbia will happen as scheduled. The Columbia City Council voted 5-2 Monday night against an ordinance that would delay the demolition of certain properties in town for six months.

Columbia airport waiting on council for new runway money

The Columbia City Council will consider the approval of more than $150,000 for the airport at Monday night's council meeting.  The money would pay for a percentage of runway improvements slated to begin in the next couple months.   

MU police talk about new phone call alert system

Campus police are speaking out about the MU alert system that has some people upset. An alert was sent out around 3:30 Sunday morning after an armed robbery report.

Fulton man arrested for arson just hours after house fire

A Fulton man was arrested Monday night for arson, just hours after a house fire on Vine Street in Fulton.

Blue Bell Creameries products recalled

Blue Bell Creameries pull all products

On Tuesday, Blue Bell Creameries is voluntarily recalling all their products due to concern over listeriosis.

Burglars hit two student homes, steal electronics and car

Columbia police are investigating after burglars targeted two student homes early Sunday morning.

Woman accused of fighting teen because of messages on facebook

Investigators claim the pair exchanged messages online earlier in the day before Jessica Chambers fought the 15 year-old in his front yard around 11:30 p.m., when other members of his family came out and Chambers got into her car and drove into the yard.

Columbia man arrested for rape

A Columbia man landed in jail over the weekend, accused of rape in Centralia. Deputies with the Boone County Sheriff's Department arrested William Hilton, 28, on Sunday after getting in touch with police in Centralia.

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