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  • Wacha says he expected to be left out of the playoff rotation, as Miller is the slated starter for Game 4 vs. the Dodgers. (AUDIO)
    Adam Wainwright, Lance Lynn, John Lackey and Shelby Miller taking the mound in the best-of-five series. ¬†The 2013 ¬†National League Championship Series MVP is headed to the rotation. ¬†Michael Wacha will be available from the bullpen as the Cardinals open up their Division Series against the Dodgers in L.A. on Friday. “It’s been a challenge […]  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:04:21 +0000

  • Mizzou volleyball suffers first conference loss of the season and has 20-match win streak snapped
    Missouri volleyball went down to Oxford, MS. as the defending SEC Champion and boasting¬†a 20-match SEC win streak, but Ole Miss swept¬†the Tigers 3-0 ¬†Wednesday night, in a matched televised on the SEC Network.¬†Ole Miss handed Missouri its first SEC loss since Nov. 23, 2012 and kept the Tigers winless in Oxford. After losing¬†the first […]  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:39:49 +0000

  • Anderson re-instates two freshman, but it was his decision to cut Biedcheid from the team.
    Missouri men’s basketball coach Kim Anderson re-instated freshman D’Angelo Allen and Jakeenan Gant. ¬†Both players were arrested a month ago on suspicion of third-degree assault. ¬†Neither player was charged with a crime related to the fight that took place between three men in Columbia. The Tigers start basketball practice on Monday and Anderson is hoping […]  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:47:55 +0000

  • MO committee talks Patrol training but not Brandon Ellingson drowning
    Members of a House Committee have heard from the state Highway Patrol about its merger with the Water Patrol nearly four years ago. Their main task is to study whether the merger has been successful, and whether it has saved the state any money. Those members didn’t get to ask about the drowning of 20-year-old […]  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:38:36 +0000

  • MO lawmakers ponder changes to juvenile laws (AUDIO)
    A special task force looking at whether many juveniles should face criminal charges as adults is starting to write recommended law changes for next year’s legislature. The Juvenile Justice Task Force appears to be leaning toward making it harder to let children as young as twelve face criminal charges as adults and face being put […]  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:31:24 +0000

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  • I-70 reopens after four semi-truck accident
    I-70 reopens after four semi-truck accident
    Interstate 70 reopened shortly after 7 a.m. Thursday after four semi trucks crashed west of Stadium Boulevard near the Sorrells overpass. Columbia firefighters got on the scene at 4:21 a.m. and found the four tractor-trailers wrecked with debris blocking the roadway.

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  • Black Democrats support GOP executive candidate
    Black Democrats support GOP executive candidate
    A group of democrats in St. Louis County are supporting a republican candidate for county executive.

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      Thu, 2 Oct 2014 07:44:06 CST

  • Columbia startup weekend set for success
    Columbia startup weekend set for success
    The fourth annual startup weekend kicks off tomorrow evening in Columbia. Over 700 cities worldwide participate in the startup initiative.

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  • Missouri man sentenced for drugs in oven mitt
    Missouri man sentenced for drugs in oven mitt
    A Missouri man has been sentenced to 12 years in federal prison after authorities found crack-cocaine in an oven mitt.

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      Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:19:46 CST

  • Police: Man, woman arrested after Missouri chase
    Police: Man, woman arrested after Missouri chase
    A cross-country chase ended in the arrest of a man and a woman who stole a vehicle in Jefferson County.

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      Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:15:43 CST

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  • One tractor-trailer driver injured in I-70 crash
    A portion of westbound Interstate 70 was shut down for about three hours early Thursday morning after a multi-vehicle crash on the interstate between Sorrells overpass and Stadium Boulevard.  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:25:00 -0500

  • Despite objections, commission approves cell tower permit
    For the second time in 12 days, a group of Harrisburg-area residents opposed to plans for a 180-foot cellphone tower were rebuffed Tuesday night by Boone County officials who said federal law gives lo  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:15:00 -0500

  • Canadian drug research company celebrates opening of Columbia clinic
    A Canadian drug research company that began operations at its Columbia clinic this summer is eligible for as much as $90,000 in state incentives.  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0500

  • Jim Loveless hired to lead development, builders groups
    Jim Loveless, a former member of the Columbia City Council, is resigning his position as president of Job Point to become executive director of the Central Missouri Development Council, a lobbying gro  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:45:00 -0500

  • Youth Summit set for Saturday at the ARC
    A Youth Summit is planned for 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Columbia Activity & Recreation Center.  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:18:00 -0500

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