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Price, traffic effect concern Columbia councilman in roundabout project

A Columbia city councilman expressed concern Tuesday over a proposed roundabout in west Columbia.

Fire destroys mansion near Lake Niangua

The State Fire Marshal’s Office and the Camden County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a mansion fire.

U.S. Senators to pursue legal action against Backpage.com

U.S. senators to take legal action against Backpage.com

 Several U.S. Senators have announced plans to take legal action against a controversial website that refuses to comply with a subpoena.

Training continues for new CPD outreach officers

Although the Columbia Police Department's Community Outreach Unit is still missing some officers, the team is already being active in connecting with neighbors.

Boone County fair moves to Sturgeon

After months of uncertainty, the Boone County fair has a new home.  The fair will move to Sturgeon. 

Twitter and Google ban Terrorist groups from their sites

Twitter and Google ban Terrorist groups from their sites

Twitter and Google have started a social war with Isis. The socia media outlets have been popular for terrorists to recruit, radicalize and raise money.

Twitter has already shut down 125,000 accounts since January 2015 and at least 46,000 of those twitter accounts were used by Isis supporters.

Twitter released in a statement "We have increased the size of the teams that review reports, reducing our…

Fire Prevention After House Fire

Chimney fires top concern after Columbia house burns

Chimney and electrical fires are more than half of the reported fires that happen during the winter months. The dangers of the winter were shown early Tuesday morning when a local home on Country Lane caught fire. The cause of the fire looked to be coming from the flue.

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Missouri Senate debates repealing death penalty

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Republican-led Missouri Senate for the first time in years debated a bill to repeal the state's death penalty, though the measure is unlikely to advance.

More top positions open up at the University of Missouri

Leaders at the University of Missouri are working to fill more open positions Tuesday.

Police, deputies called to fight involving gun south of Columbia

ABC 17 News learned one person is on the loose after law enforcement went to a fight involving a gun Tuesday afternoon just south of Columbia off Highway 63. The Boone County Sheriff's office tells ABC 17 News they had reports of a fight at a mobile home park in the area.

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