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  1. Columbia approves 2018 budget after $1 million in cutsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 17 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The city council voted on Columbia's 2018 fiscal year budget Monday night after a work session and public hearing. In order to increase general fund revenue, the city will make departmental budget cuts worth $1.1 million.

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  2. Columbia expected to approve 2018 budget after $1 million in cutsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The city council will vote on Columbia's 2018 fiscal year budget Monday night after a work session and public hearing. In order to increase general fund revenue, the city will make departmental budget cuts worth $1.1 million.

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  3. Bodies found in vehicles at Kansas City airport, near mallRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 12 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Authorities have found a person dead inside a vehicle parked at Kansas City International Airport and another body in a vehicle near a shopping mall about 25 miles to the south. Police said in a news release that the first body was discovered around 8 p.m. Tuesday after police received a call about a foul order coming from a vehicle in an airport parking lot.

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  4. Missouri 10-33 remembers those lost in the line of dutyRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 10 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    On a day where so many people around the country remember those lost on 9/11, the Missouri 10-33 Benevolent Fund remembers those in Missouri who have died in the line of duty. The Missouri 10-33 Benevolent Fund was formed to give immediate assistant to the families of public service officers who have died in the line of duty.

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  5. Activists call on Columbia to produce zero emissions by 2050Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 5 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    COLUMBIA Peaceworks, the Sierra Club and other climate activists urged the Columbia City Council Tuesday to create a climate action goal of Columbia being powered by 100 percent renewable energy by 2050. Mayor Brian Treece signed the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy, and the council approved the move in June.

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  6. Fair St. Louis returning to Gateway Arch grounds in 2018Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 29 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    With renovations of the Gateway Arch grounds nearly complete, one of the nation's largest Fourth of July celebrations is moving back to its original location. Organizers of Fair St. Louis announced Wednesday that the 2018 event will return to the Arch grounds after four years at Forest Park.

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  7. Details for President Trump's Missouri visit announcedRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 26 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The White House said the president is scheduled to arrive in Springfield about 2 p.m. Wednesday. He will speak about tax reform for about 30-45 minutes at Loren Cook Company, which makes ventilation equipment.

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  8. 2017 FNF Play of the Week - Week 2Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 26 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Vote now for the Friday Night Fever Week Two Play of the Week! This week's candidates are from Rock Bridge High School, Battle High School and Mexico High School. Voting is now open, and will conclude Friday at 3 p.m. The winner will be announced live from our Game of the Week during the 6 p.m. newscast and online.

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  9. Columbia College will welcome class of 2021 with traditional pinning ceremonyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 23 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Columbia College will begin the new academic year with a series of more than 30 "explorientation" events on Thursday, starting with its traditional pinning ceremony. Columbia College puts on these events to welcome new students to its campus.

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  10. Columbia man arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Around 6:00 p.m., Boone County Sheriff's deputies allegedly observed several traffic violations near Clark Lane. While speaking to occupants in the vehicle, a deputy believed a controlled substance was inside the vehicle.

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  11. Columbia man arrested, charged in 2002 rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The Boone County Prosecutor's Office has charged a man in connection with a 2002 rape case, in which he allegedly followed the victim home from a bar. Police arrested Jackie Lee Jennings, 53, on Thursday.

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  12. Kansas City police major Smith promoted to chief's roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The city's police board on Friday named Maj. Rick Smith as the successor to Darryl Forte, who retired in May. Smith will take the department's helm on Aug. 15. Smith joined the department in 1988 and has worked as a patrol officer, tactical response officer and supervisor of the homicide unit.

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  13. Weekly Wellness: Sun SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Golf, softball, walking the dog being in the sun means that we need to be diligent about protecting our skin. Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers.

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  14. Columbia faces potential $1 million budget cut for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Mike Matthes, the Columbia city manager, started off the meeting with saying low sales tax growth is causing many of the budget cuts for 2018. He said this year will be a "historically low sales tax growth" predicted at a one percent growth, while in past years the sales tax growth has been at nearly five percent.

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  15. Columba faces potential $1 million budget cut for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Mike Matthes, the Columbia city manager, started off the meeting with saying low sales tax growth is causing many of the budget cuts for 2018. He said this year will be a "historically low sales tax growth" predicted at a one percent growth, while in past years the sales tax growth has been at nearly five percent.

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  16. Missouri unemployment rate drops slightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The state's Economic Development Department announced Tuesday that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate went down from 3.9 percent in May to 3.8 percent in June. Data also show Missouri gained 11,900 jobs from May to June.

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    COLUMBIA Wednesday the Columbia Police Officers Association released a statement calling out the city on its commitment to public safety. The MU Police Department announced it will add five more officers to the force in its next budget despite recent budget cuts.

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  18. Columbia's 4th of July celebration hopes to attract over 20,000 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The ongoing downtown construction, road closures and a drizzle of rain have not stopped people from going to the City of Columbia's 65th annual 4th of July celebration. The fireworks show begins at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday night off the top of the Sixth and Cherry Street parking garage.

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  19. Gas prices see cheapest 4th of July weekend since 2005Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    Gas Prices will be the cheapest they've been on 4th of July weekend since 2005, according to a report from gasbuddy.com The site reported early Friday an average of $2.02 a gallon in Missouri. Nationwide, drivers should expect to pay $2.21 a gallon at the pump, according to the report.

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  20. Future Columbia agriculture park receives $700,000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    The Missouri Foundation for Health has awarded $700,000 toward the planning, construction and programming of the planned agriculture park. Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture Executive Director Billy Polansky said this grant is a substantial step forward, but the organization will continue to seek donations.

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