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  • Columbia City Council appropriates $2.3 million for downtown sewers The Columbia City Council approved an appropriation bill Monday night to spend $2.3 million on improvements to sanitary sewers serving the downtown area. ....
  • Council approves special meeting notice change The Columbia City Council voted Monday night to change the city’s laws for giving council members notice about special meetings, stripping out a generations-old provision that allows for notice of a s ....
  • EPIC committee touts sales tax The town of Rocheport was organizing a park board when the Boone County Commission decided in May to ask voters to approve an eighth-cent sales tax to support parks and the Central Missouri Events Cen ....
  • Family Night crowd friendly to sales tax pitch Rows of lawn chairs formed a wide semicircle around kids of all ages competing in three-legged races in the family fun pavilion Monday night at the Boone County Fair. Across the dusty gravel road in t ....
  • Red Cross hosts barbecue for veterans In an attempt to show veterans how much they’re appreciated, the Heart of Missouri chapter of the American Red Cross hosted a barbecue Monday afternoon at Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital in Columbi ....
  • Driver crashes into car wash after argument A vehicle caused minor damage Tuesday morning to a northeast Columbia carwash when a woman lost control of the car after an argument, Columbia police Officer Latisha Stroer said. ....
  • Teenager taken into custody after car hits Columbia restaurant No one was injured and a juvenile was taken into custody for a traffic violation at about 2:20 a.m. yesterday after a car crashed into El Maguey Restaurant, 21 Conley Road, Columbia police Officer Lat ....

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