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Columbia, Missouri is located in Boone County. Zip codes in Columbia, MO include 65216, 65212, and 65205. The median home price in Columbia is $193,700 which is roughly $90/per square foot. More Columbia information.

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2 hrs ago | Missourian

Missouri hitches future road work to proposed statewide sales tax

Scrivner, the general manager for Babbo's Spaghetteria on Grindstone Parkway, remembers when the area was forested before the four-lane thoroughfare was built in 2003 and turned the corridor into a commercial and residential hub.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

GO Columbiamo

COMO Connect Routes Being Phased In Before Big Launch

For over a year the city has been talking about the new COMO Connect bus system that will be changing public transportation in Columbia, and it's finally time for customers to hop on board and try it out.

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Sedalia Democrat

July 23 crash reportsJuly 22nd | 0

William J. Morrow, 27, was driving south on state Route 23 near the intersection of state Route D when his vehicle struck a deer and traveled off the road down a steep embankment, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Lucky's Market opening 2 stores in STL

A grocery store chain is expanding into the St. Louis area. Unless you have a student at Mizzou, you probably haven't heard of Lucky's Market.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Missourian

Empathetic approach yields results for Missouri's at-risk youths

Kaitlyn Bullard hopes to become a public defender so she can represent clients she believes do not have easy access to the justice system.

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KMIZ

Man gets 20 years for robbing Dollar General over last year's holiday

A man was sentenced to 20 years for robbing a Dollar General store in south Columbia the day before New Year's Eve in 2013.

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Missourian

Youngsters show and tell at Boone County Fair

Bucket Calf grand champion Kaylie Ensor, left, 8, of Centralia, looks on as runner-up reserve champion Zach Schnarre of Centralia observes her cow during a competition Monday night at the Boone County Fair.

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KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Girl crashes car into Mexican restaurant

El Maguey Restaurant at 21 Conley Road in Columbia sustained minor damage when a car driven by a 15-year-old girl crashed into it.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

University Village apartments to be demolishedUniversity Village...

University Village apartments to be demolished This week, the University Village apartment complex in Columbia, Missouri will be demolished.

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Missourian

Public hearing set on raising sewer connection fees, utility rates

City residents will have a chance Sept. 2* to comment on whether to increase sewer and stormwater utilities rates and sewer connection fees.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Missourian

Air curtain destructors to be required for open burns in Columbia

Developers clearing land in Columbia will now be required to use devices known as air curtain destructors when performing open burns.

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Missourian

Columbia man arrested in 3 armed robberies

According to a Columbia Police Department news release, officers were responding to a robbery at Fast Lane 66, a gas station at 2116 Paris Road, early Monday when they noticed a gray Chevrolet that matched the description of the vehicle believed to be used in the Saturday robbery of the Super 8 Motel at Clark Lane, a few blocks away.

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River Front Times

Anti-Abortion Protester Beats Charge for Trespassing at Planned Parenthood

The question continues to fester at the front gates of Planned Parenthood clinics across the county.

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KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Man survives shooting attempt north of Columbia

A 46-year-old man avoided major injuries after being shot at early Monday morning in the 5500 block of Rocky Fork Drive in the Clearview subdivision north of Columbia.

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KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Three juveniles attack driver, paramedics; steal car

Three minors are in the hands of Randolph County juvenile authorities after two boys beat a driver and stole his car, and a girl attacked medical personnel in Moberly.

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KHQA-TV Quincy

Boy Scout leader appears in court after pleading guilty to child porn charges

A former Boy Scout leader and Hannibal resident who pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges is now expected to appear in court Monday morning.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Gay.com

Meet Susan Blu, the Lesbian Voice of Beloved Animated Icons

For a generation of people who grew up watching cartoons in the '80s, the voice of Susan Blu is nothing short of iconic.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

River Front Times

Soulard Farmers' Market

Soulard's historic Soulard Farmers' Market has its roots way back in 1779 when farmers would gather in the area to sell and trade their wares.

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Missourian

Car smashes into truck, pump in gas station accident

The Columbia Fire Department removes an SUV from a detached gas pump after an accident in the middle of a Phillips 66 on Paris Road on Saturday.

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Sys-Con Media

Businessman Matt Argall Supports Pascale's Pals Foundation

While funds were initially raised through bake sales at the hospital, the foundation now relies on an annual dinner followed by a live silent auction.

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