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Columbia Daily Tribune
Homeless citizens find necessary services at 'one-stop shop'By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune Savannah Sixta is no stranger to asking f
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune Savannah Sixta is no stranger to asking for help. The past five years, the 22-year-old Columbia native has been “without a permanent residence, on and off,” and usually couch-surfing, she said. Sixta earns money... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
MU investigates potential embezzlementstudent organization accounts affiliated with Greek Life." The money was held o
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
student organization accounts affiliated with Greek Life." The money was held outside of normal university accounts, the Columbia Daily Tribune reported. Officials said a former employee was responsible for the alleged embezzlement. "The... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
University of Missouri to investigate potential embezzlementMO. (AP) - The University of Missouri in Columbia is investigating a possible c
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
MO. (AP) - The University of Missouri in Columbia is investigating a possible case of employee embezzlement. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that a university news release Tuesday said that the school's Police Department was... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
University of Missouri to investigate potential embezzlementCOLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri in Columbia is investigating a possi
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri in Columbia is investigating a possible case of employee embezzlement. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that a university news release Tuesday said that the school’s Police Department was investigating... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
University of Missouri to investigate potential embezzlementMo. (AP) -- The University of Missouri in Columbia is investigating a possible
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Mo. (AP) -- The University of Missouri in Columbia is investigating a possible case of employee embezzlement. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that a university news release Tuesday said that the school's Police Department was... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Visits promote agritourism down on the farmBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune BOONVILLE — When Bruce Arnett started a p
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune BOONVILLE — When Bruce Arnett started a peach orchard about 30 years ago, he did not envision it as an agritourism site. Over time, he added a pumpkin patch, a petting zoo, a straw maze and hayrides to the farm.... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Cooper County Clerk Darryl Kempf arrested on fraud, other chargesBy Libby Stanford Columbia Daily Tribune A Cooper County elected official was
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
By Libby Stanford Columbia Daily Tribune A Cooper County elected official was arrested Wednesday on accusations he used county funds to pay off a truck then kept it for himself. Cooper County Clerk Darryl Kempf, 66, was arrested on suspicion of... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
New shelter can house more homeless veteransBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune Last year, Welcome Home Inc. housed, fed
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune Last year, Welcome Home Inc. housed, fed and clothed 124 homeless veterans, but had to turn away 92. To solve this problem, the local not-for-profit opened a larger shelter Thursday with a ribbon-cutting... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Church members renovate transitional home for ex-prisonersBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The 90-degree won’t deter a group of volu
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The 90-degree won’t deter a group of volunteers from renovating a house on Sylvan Lane in Columbia this week. Members of Fairview Road Church of Christ began a home makeover project Wednesday for in2action, a... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
4-H kids showcase nontraditional projects at Boone County FairBy Libby Stanford Columbia Daily Tribune While the livestock shows get the att
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
By Libby Stanford Columbia Daily Tribune While the livestock shows get the attention, a group of 4-H participants show projects at the Boone County Fair that have nothing to do with animals. The Youth Arts exhibit at the county fair showcases 4-H... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Former Mizzou Hospital surgeon pleads guilty to harassmentwho is accused of threatening two people after a sexual harassment complaint wa
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
who is accused of threatening two people after a sexual harassment complaint was filed against him has pleaded guilty. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that 45-year-old Gregory McClain pleaded guilty Monday to reduced charges of two counts of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Man sentenced to 18 years for MU campus rapeswho pleaded guilty to rapes on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia ha
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
who pleaded guilty to rapes on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that 23-year-old Zachery Jones was sentenced Monday for first-degree rape and first-degree... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Former Mizzou Hospital surgeon pleads guilty to harassmentwho is accused of threatening two people after a sexual harassment complaint wa
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
who is accused of threatening two people after a sexual harassment complaint was filed against him has pleaded guilty. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that 45-year-old Gregory McClain pleaded guilty Monday to reduced charges of two counts of... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Medical group readies complaint against MU over use of live pigsBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The Physicians Committee for Responsible
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine will file a federal complaint Thursday against the University of Missouri School of Medicine, claiming that the school’s use of live animals for emergency... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Unique perks make for a fun work day at Columbia businessesBy Libby Stanford Columbia Daily Tribune From relaxation rooms to slides, busi
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
By Libby Stanford Columbia Daily Tribune From relaxation rooms to slides, businesses are offering out-of-the-box perks to employees. Google is known for its fun workplace environment featuring slides, cafes and pet friendly environments. Patagonia... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri highway shooting victim diesconnector in Columbia has died. Dori Burke, an investigator with the Boone Cou
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
connector in Columbia has died. Dori Burke, an investigator with the Boone County Medical Examiner's Office, tells the Columbia Daily Tribune that 25-year-old Quinten Hurt died Wednesday after he and an unidentified 22-year-old woman were... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Missouri linebacker continues to do his best to spice up Arkansas ‘rivalry’including calling Arkansas Ar-KANSAS in interviews to local media in the lead-u
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
including calling Arkansas Ar-KANSAS in interviews to local media in the lead-up to last year’s game. According to the Columbia Daily Tribune, he said before the November 25 game that “it would be a huge mistake” if Arkansas showed up to... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
BBB warns spa's customers to be cautiousBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The Columbia Better Business Bureau is wa
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The Columbia Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to be cautious about doing business with Melvin and Myrna Roberts. The couple owned Studio Fit Day Spa in Columbia, which closed June 7 and became the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
2 charged in killing of man abducted from Columbia motelcharged with killing a man who was abducted from a Columbia motel, and authorit
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
charged with killing a man who was abducted from a Columbia motel, and authorities are searching for a third suspect. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that 37-year-old Richard Henry II and 39-year-old Arline Diedrich are jailed without bond on... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Man wrongfully convicted in Columbia death wins $11 millionissued the judgment Monday in a lawsuit filed by Ryan Ferguson, who was release
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
issued the judgment Monday in a lawsuit filed by Ryan Ferguson, who was released from prison in 2013 in the 2001 killing of Columbia Daily Tribune Sports Editor Kent Heitholt. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2tBwI0R ) Ferguson... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Man wrongfully convicted in Columbia, Mo., killing wins $11 millionissued the judgment Monday in a lawsuit filed by Ryan Ferguson, who was release
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 17 days ago
issued the judgment Monday in a lawsuit filed by Ryan Ferguson, who was released from prison in 2013 in the 2001 killing of Columbia Daily Tribune Sports Editor Kent Heitholt. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Ferguson initially sued Columbia and... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Clark's response: I made 'a lousy call'from today’s error in judgement. The fourth — make sure in any report, be it t
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
from today’s error in judgement. The fourth — make sure in any report, be it to the league office or as a column in the Columbia Daily Tribune, not to allow anger and emotion to distort facts. ‘Tis such distortion that has brought an end to many... Read more
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Daily Mail
White columnist ridiculed over traffic stop accountnewspaper columnist, 84, is ridiculed after his dramatic account of a traffic s
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
newspaper columnist, 84, is ridiculed after his dramatic account of a traffic stop is exposed as false by dashcam video Columbia Daily Tribune columnist Bill Clark was suspended indefinitely over his June 30 column Clark accused Boone County... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Ashcroft’s office flooded with calls about voter informationspokeswoman, Maura Browning says his office received “literally hundreds of cal
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
spokeswoman, Maura Browning says his office received “literally hundreds of calls” about the issue this week. She told The Columbia Daily Tribune many callers are concerned the commission will get their Social Security number and voting history.... Read more
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FOX News
Sheriff exposes liberal columnist's traffic stop tale for the lie that it isshot” during a recent traffic stop. Boone County Sheriff Dwayne Carey has refu
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
shot” during a recent traffic stop. Boone County Sheriff Dwayne Carey has refuted a June 30 opinion column by longtime Columbia Daily Tribune columnist Bill Clark, who was stopped 10 days earlier for failing to use his turn signal. Clark, an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ashcroft's office flooded with calls about voter informationSecurity numbers, voting history and party affiliation, will not be provided. B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Security numbers, voting history and party affiliation, will not be provided. Browning says Missouri doesn't record party affiliation and the other information is not public. Information from: Columbia Daily Tribune, http://www.columbiatribu... Read more
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New York Post
Sheriff exposes white, liberal columnist’s traffic stop tale for the lie that it isshot” during a recent traffic stop. Boone County Sheriff Dwayne Carey has refu
New York Post / Posted 21 days ago
shot” during a recent traffic stop. Boone County Sheriff Dwayne Carey has refuted a June 30 opinion column by longtime Columbia Daily Tribune columnist Bill Clark, who was stopped 10 days earlier for failing to use his turn signal. Clark, an... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia airport prepares for more passengersWednesday the flights are expected to bring in about 80,000 inbound and outboun
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
Wednesday the flights are expected to bring in about 80,000 inbound and outbound passengers to the airport this year. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Button also said American Airlines is expected to attract 145,000 passengers this year, a 14... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Republicans pick Burks as recommendation for county clerkBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune Boone County Republicans selected Taylor
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune Boone County Republicans selected Taylor Burks as their candidate for county clerk, hoping he will become the first Republican clerk in the county’s nearly 197-year history. The central committee chose Burks, of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Settlement reached in suit of man with overturned convictionwitnesses and failed to investigate other possible suspects. Erickson also wan
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
witnesses and failed to investigate other possible suspects. Erickson also wants to be released from prison. He told the Columbia Daily Tribune last year that he blacked out from drinking on the night of the killing and that many of the details... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Settlement reached in suit of man with overturned convictionwas sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 2001 death of Kent Heitholt, who wa
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 29 days ago
was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 2001 death of Kent Heitholt, who was killed in the parking lot of The Columbia Daily Tribune. Ferguson's friend, Charles Erickson, started having dreams about Heitholt's death more than two years... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Part of settlement reached in Ryan Ferguson lawsuitback. Ferguson was sentenced to 40 years for the murder of Kent Heitholt in 20
KOMU Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
back. Ferguson was sentenced to 40 years for the murder of Kent Heitholt in 2001. Heitholt was the sports editor for the Columbia Daily Tribune. In October 2001, Heitholt was killed in the paper's parking lot. Ferguson was convicted in 2005,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Columbia woman sentenced for November murderJudge Kevin Crane sentenced Rose to 20 years on each of the counts, with the se
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted a month ago
Judge Kevin Crane sentenced Rose to 20 years on each of the counts, with the sentences to be served concurrently. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports members of Rose's family testified that her behavior changed drastically after Moore began... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia woman gets 20 years in prison for shooting meth dealerJudge Kevin Crane sentenced Rose to 20 years on each of the counts, with the se
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted a month ago
Judge Kevin Crane sentenced Rose to 20 years on each of the counts, with the sentences to be served concurrently. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports members of Rose’s family testified that her behavior changed drastically after Moore began... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Man accused of driving car onto Missouri basketball courtthe basketball court at the University of Missouri over the weekend, causing an
Connecticut Post / Posted a month ago
the basketball court at the University of Missouri over the weekend, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage. (Timothy Tai/Columbia Daily Tribune via AP) less Damage to a university golf cart is pictured at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo., Monday,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man accused of driving car onto Missouri basketball courtthe basketball court at the University of Missouri over the weekend, causing an
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
the basketball court at the University of Missouri over the weekend, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage. (Timothy Tai/Columbia Daily Tribune via AP) less Damage to a university golf cart is pictured at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo., Monday,... Read more
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Maneater
MU to make residence hall rooms open to rent for football weekend visitorsbe hurt most, with Columbia hotels remaining largely unaffected. MU Vice Chance
Maneater / Posted 1 months ago
be hurt most, with Columbia hotels remaining largely unaffected. MU Vice Chancellor for Operations Gary Ward told the Columbia Daily Tribune he does not expect area hotels to complain about competition. “My understanding, and this would have... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
African Children’s Choir returning to ColumbiaBy Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The energy level of a performance by the
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
By Tess Vrbin Columbia Daily Tribune The energy level of a performance by the African Children’s Choir is comparable to a Bruce Springsteen concert, in Jennifer Roberts’ opinion. “They could rival Bruce for the amount of energy that they bring,”... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Textbook costs to drop under UM planof the Board of Curators, administrators, lawmakers, faculty from all four camp
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
of the Board of Curators, administrators, lawmakers, faculty from all four campuses and student representatives, the Columbia Daily Tribune reported. He said the goal is to save students money and provide up-to-date materials. Faculty,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Textbook costs to drop under University of Missouri planto use more open-source learning material written by experts, vetted by their p
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
to use more open-source learning material written by experts, vetted by their peers and posted for free downloading. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that Choi said Wednesday that the goal is to save students money and provide up-to-date... Read more

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