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Business Loop interchange in Columbia set to open tonight

The new Business Loop interchange is expected to open at 5:00 p.m. Wednesday. 

The opening of the dual-lane roundabout marks the completion of all major construction work for the I70 bridge project. The $18 million bridge project began last August.  

MoDOT has a number of tips for navigating a dual-lane roundabout…

Columbia Fire Department responds to hazmat situation

Columbia Fire Department responds to hazmat situation

The Columbia Fire Department responded to a hazmat situation at 13 Westridge Drive Tuesday night.


Cole County judge boots two from CAFO permit vote

A Cole County judge ruled that two commissioners cannot take part in a vote regarding a controversial hog farm.

Part of I-70 closed, reports of person hit

Westbound I-70 traffic was being diverted Tuesday night after reports of a person being hit.

Social equity in Columbia

Central Columbia residents to discuss economic disparity

Residents in Central Columbia met with city leaders to discuss issues with housing, employment and law enforcement Tuesday night.

Running Unopposed

Special Report: Running Unopposed

Of the 163 seats in the Missouri State House, more than half are already decided, before the voters make their choices in the November election.

CPD traffic unit ban

Traffic crashes in Columbia have risen since 2015

It's been about eight months since CPD eliminated it's Traffic Unit and moved officers over to the Patrol Division.

Callaway County man charged in weekend shooting

Callaway County man charged in weekend shooting

A Callaway County man was charged in court Tuesday in connection with a weekend shooting.

JeffTran works to reverse decline in ridership

Jefferson City officials are working to reduce the decline in public use of the JeffTran bus system.

Obama remarks on Baton Rouge


President Barack Obama to speak at DNC on eve of Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech

Day three of the Democratic National Convention will bring some of the most well-known faces of the Democratic party.

Obama pre-dnc

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Obama to make case for Clinton, his legacy

President Barack Obama's three Democratic convention speeches have, in succession, launched his national career, thrust him into the Oval Office and secured him a second term. On Wednesday, he'll work during his fourth marquee convention address to e...

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