Republican senators and the Missouri health department director debated Tuesday whether a Columbia Planned Parenthood met state requirements needed to perform abortions, an issue that has led to questions about whether the agency properly granted the clinic a license in July.
A Jefferson City woman was charged Tuesday afternoon with resisting arrest, a felony, after she led law officers on a chase through three counties.
The Cole County Commission has been discussing selling some county-owned property deemed no longer necessary, including Renns Lake, since February.
A man has been arrested after police say he assaulted another man with an aluminum pipe in Columbia.
Former Lincoln University Professor Willis E. Byrd — fired by LU’s Board of Curators in 1988 for “failure to teach assigned classes” — will be honored with a bust to be placed in the Page Library, the current curators decided Friday during a closed session.
An electronic waste collection is scheduled 9 a.m.-noon Saturday in Jefferson City at the News Tribune Commercial Print Facility, 2130 Schotthill Woods Drive.
The 23rd annual Goldschmidt Cancer Center Boost BBQ is set for 4:30-7 p.m. Thursday at Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds.
Jefferson City police advise US 50/63 at Monroe Street is open once again. The roadway has been cleared of debris.
A Jefferson City woman was treated for moderate injuries after being hit by a vehicle, Tuesday morning.
On Tuesday at just before 1:30 a.m., Jefferson City police attempted to stop the driver of a vehicle who was known to have a municipal warrant for her arrest.
A document of proposed changes to the 2016 Jefferson City budget generated considerable discussion at Monday night’s Budget Committee meeting at City Hall.
Gary Dusenberg served three terms in the Missouri House from Jackson County, from 2003-09.
The Cole County University of Missouri Extension wants to help older adults maintain their strength as they age.
JC man, 19, wounded in Holts Summit incident
A 16-year-old male is in custody after fleeing from a weekend shooting in Holts Summit.
A New Bloomfield teenager was treated for serious injuries after an accident involving three all-terrain vehicles Monday morning in Callaway County.
A rising politician’s meeting with his mentally ill son at a restaurant turned deadly when the young man pulled out a large kitchen knife and stabbed his father to death while his mother and other horrified witnesses looked on, police said Monday.
In the 10 months since coming on board as the Rape and Abuse Crisis Service (RACS) director, Alden Henrickson has learned how complicated the issue of domestic violence is and how complicated it is to fund the shelter.
Beginning Thursday, work on the new Lafayette Interchange project in Jefferson City will bring changes for motorists traveling both directions on U.S. 50/63 in Jefferson City.
Interchange project draws complaints from some residents; others keep eye on future
Neighbors of the Lafayette Street interchange give the project mixed reviews so far, with some saying it’s creating noise and safety issues, and others saying it creates temporary inconveniences for a long-term benefit.
Scene One Theatre in Jefferson City is presenting the drama “Grounded” by George Brant.