Columbia Nifong Construction To Begin
The City of Columbia announced construction of a pedestrian island on Nifong in Columbia is set to begin Wednesday.
The upgrades will be to the road and cross walk at Nifong and Woods Edge Road. They will include a flashing beacon.
The construction is expected to be completed by August 13. and striping will be done by August 20.
KWWR Sports Report 8/15/22 The St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers squared off in the rubber game of their three game series on Sunday as they jockeyed for the lead in the National League Central Division. St. Louis got the win 6-3 as the two teams combined to hit 6 home runs which accounted for…Continue Reading
Rally for UM System Workers Draws Over 100 Protesters More than 100 people attended a protest for the Laborers Local 955’s “Rally to Stop Paid Time Off Cuts for UM System Workers” Saturday. A new proposal, offered by UM curators back in June, would affect about 13,000 UM staff across it’s four campuses: UMKC, UMSL,…Continue Reading
Several Central Missouri Honor Flight Riders Injured in Crash Friday Night Multiple members of the Central MO Honor Flight Riders, the motorcycle group that provides an honor guard for Honor Flight participants, were injured in a crash on Friday night on I-70 at Cedar Creek. Seven motorcycles were in the crash. Twelve riders were involved,…Continue Reading
Drought Conditions Improve Somewhat The weekly U.S. Drought Monitor indicates extreme drought continues to cover 3.2 percent of Missouri, roughly a fourth of last week’s level. Southern Missouri appears to be improving yet areas of Northern Missouri are starting to slide into abnormally dry conditions. Returning to normal were most of Montgomery, Moniteau, Warren, central…Continue Reading