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Watch archived video from News Tribune's Cole County sheriff candidate forum

Published Jul. 26 2016
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The News Tribune hosted a candidate forum featuring the candidates for Cole County sheriff: Randy Dampf, Gary Hill and John...

Sanders: It must be Hillary

Published Jul. 26 2016
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Seeking to bridge deep Democratic divides, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton Monday night as a...

Pro-Sanders protesters defy heat, party

Published Jul. 26 2016
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Police took 40 people into custody outside the Democratic convention Monday evening after several hundred Bernie Sanders supporters and...

Democratic emails: All about the hack, the leak, the discord

Published Jul. 26 2016
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First came the hack, then the leak. Now, the Clinton and Trump campaigns are fighting over Russia's role in the...

Scheperle leads Ousley in spending and fundraising

Published Jul. 26 2016
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Incumbent Kris Scheperle is leading in both fund-raising and spending in his primary campaign for Cole County Western District commissioner...

Pro-Sanders marchers hit streets in thousands

Published Jul. 25 2016
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Thousands of demonstrators took to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead...

Democrats bedeviled anew by email

Published Jul. 25 2016
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On the heels of a tumultuous Republican convention, Hillary Clinton arrives in Philadelphia eager to show off a forward-looking Democratic...

Missouri delegate, 17, among youngest at DNC

Published Jul. 25 2016
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At age 17, Rachel Gonzalez isn't quite old enough yet to participate in elections. Yet Gonzalez will be voting as...

Governor's race roiled by Ferguson recriminations

Published Jul. 25 2016
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It has been two years since a white police officer fatally shot black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, touching off...

Candidates focus on role of public administrator in Cole County

Published Jul. 24 2016
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All four candidates running for Cole County Public Administrator agree the position is not only full-time, but a 24/7 job....

Democrat Schwaller vows to protect clients

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Jean Schwaller, the lone Democrat running for Cole County public administrator, said she decided to run for the position to...

Chaney eyes job that truly helps people

Published Jul. 24 2016
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JoDonn Chaney said being the owner of a rental property company is a 24/7 job, taking care of tenant issues...

Combs stresses clients' independence

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Rik Combs, a retired U.S. Air Force officer and command pilot for 21 years, said his military experience sets him...

Kuensting stresses listening, accessibility

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Joe Kuensting, a retiree from the Missouri Department of Mental Health (DMH), said his combination of knowledge, compassion and dedication...

Cole County assessor candidates focus on staff vacancies

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Candidates for Cole County assessor share concerns over unfilled positions within the office, but they differ on why those spots...

GOP rivals spar in Missouri primary for attorney general

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Two Republicans vying to become their party's nominee for Missouri attorney general are waging one of the state's most hotly-contested...

Gubernatorial candidate Brunner would focus on jobs, business

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Republican candidate for governor John Brunner sat down with the Fulton Sun on Friday to talk about what he plans...

Self-assured, Kaine brings a steady hand to Clinton ticket

Published Jul. 23 2016
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Tim Kaine has an Election Day tradition when his name is on the ballot. The avid outdoorsman votes early, then...

Convention missteps renew concerns about Trump and governing

Published Jul. 23 2016
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Donald Trump followed the script in his big speech to the Republican National Convention.

Hillary Clinton chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate

Published Jul. 23 2016
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Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of...

Trump says America in crisis and he'll fix it 'fast'

Published Jul. 22 2016
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Declaring America in crisis, Donald Trump pledged to cheering Republicans and still-skeptical voters Thursday night that as president he will...

Hill, Wheeler answer questions at Cole Democrat meeting

Published Jul. 22 2016
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Two of the three Republican candidates for Cole County sheriff answered questions Thursday night from about three dozen people at...

Hundreds of demonstrators gather on convention's last day

Published Jul. 22 2016
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Hundreds of demonstrators for and against Donald Trump gathered in Cleveland's Public Square ahead of the last night of the...