The MU Student Activity Fee, a required payment for all students, has increased by 52 percent in the past five years. In fall 2012, it will cost $164.88 per semester for undergraduates.
During spring break this year, 21 residential burglaries were reported, according to the Columbia Police Department. Results do not differentiate between student and non-student residential incidents.
Porta-King Building Systems, a manufacturing company, announced an expansion in Montgomery City. President Steve Schulte says the expansion should create 20 new local jobs in the next year. Listen to the story on KBIA.org»
Missouri experienced record flooding last year along the Mississippi and Missouri rivers. But this year, experts say water levels are likely to return to normal. Listen to the story on KBIA.org»
The City of Columbia wants rental property owners to make their units more energy efficient. The city’s first step is to find out just how efficient – or inefficient – those houses and apartments are. Listen to the story on KBIA.org»