Missouri Trooper Anthony Piercy pleaded not guilty Thursday to the charge of involuntary manslaughter in the drowning death of Brandon Ellingson.
A film crew is turning the 2003 killing of a Columbia man into an episode for a true-crime cable TV series.
Missouri's K-12 public schools would get about a $76 million increase in basic funding under the budget proposed by a House panel.
Jefferson City lawmaker offers substitute version
Anticipations aside, no debate was held on the floor of the Missouri House this week over bill to establish a statewide prescription drug monitoring program.
Presentation: Expiring TIFs could give schools a boost
The Board of Education for District 58 in Fulton will proceed with implementing a Citizen’s Advisory Committee (CAC) for strategic planning.
Friends of Responsible Agriculture (FORAG) made a motion to file another Sunshine Law violation with regard to information garnered during tours of several concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) that could determine the construction of a hog CAFO in Kingdom City Monday.
Bills governing seat belt use, texting while driving and helmet requirements for motorcyclists prompted debate in a Missouri Senate committee over whether the government should play a larger role in road safety.
A bill designed to cut welfare fraud passed through the Missouri House of Representatives on Thursday.
Missouri lawmakers are considering how to combat rising levels of opiate addiction — and while some proposals have garnered widespread support, others face challenges over funding and privacy concerns.
Missouri lawmakers have voted to give themselves more control over the Capitol's renovations and security.
The University of Missouri system would be nixed from a higher education funding boost under action taken by a House committee, and the system's handling of race-related protests is being blamed.
Would let deputies temporarily help out
When there’s a major fire, surrounding fire departments are ready to move in and help the local department both fight the major fire and answer other calls. Missouri sheriffs want the General Assembly to give them power to do the same thing, Cole County Sheriff Greg White said Wednesday.
Investigators with the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office are looking into a Facebook page that sexually objectified students and staff of South Callaway High School.
The Westminster College community celebrated last Friday the dedication of the William D. and Katherine C. Felder Center for Admissions and Student Financial Planning.
The Board of Aldermen agreed to refund the revenue bond for another two years as a part of the city’s sewer update project at its regular meeting Monday.