General Interest

Entrepreneur Helps Organize 4-H Build-a-Business Camp

COLUMBIA – Hanna Taylor knows how important a “pitch competition” can be for a young entrepreneur. Taylor, who helped organize the University of Missouri...

USDA Provides Twelve Week Progress Update on Disaster Assistance

WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014 — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack provided a 12-week progress report on U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) disaster assistance programs today,...

Seeds of Change: Court Garden Takes Root by Mona Shand

s of Change: Court Garden Takes Root Mona Shand   KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Most gardeners can vouch for the therapeutic benefits of digging in the dirt,...

Mt. Olive Church

Sunday school opened with scripture reading from Isaiah 40:28-31, "Hast thou not known? Hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the Lord, the...

2014 Mizzou International Composers Festival Zhou Long, Guest Composer

Columbia, MO - The Mizzou New Music Initiative on Wednesday announced that Swiss composer Beat Furrer, who had been scheduled to be one of...

Mercy Named One of Nation’s Most Wired for 11th Year

MIDWEST, U.S. (July 9, 2014) – Besides Mercy being one of the first to put in place an integrated electronic health record (EHR) across...

Seven Ways to Strengthen Your Communication Skills by Loosening Your Smartphone Grip

Digital connectivity is no guarantee of a human connection. Communication expert Geoffrey Tumlin shares seven ways to step away from the screen and strengthen...

CDC: Risky Teen Behavior Shifts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Less cigarette smoking, soda drinking and physical fighting, but more time at computers and other tech devices. That's the snapshot...

Pets and Distracted Driving: What You Need To Know

When we hear the term "distracted driving," most of us think of the obvious culprits - eating, putting on makeup, talking on the phone,...


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri's lakes, rivers and streams have helped shape the state's history. But a new report is warning their future could...
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