Weekly roundup 1.24.16

Here’s a roundup of a few of my favorite stories of the week on the local, state and national levels.

Did I happen to miss your favorite news item? Does something not deserve to be on this list? If so, leave a comment and voice your concerns, or (kindly) call me out on Twitter @ZacharyReger.

Local (Columbia)

Shots are fired at a local bar and grill, although no one is injured

Boone County Fire receives two shiny new toys, with several more still on the way

A Columbia car chases ends in two arrests – one of an attempted murder suspect

State (Mo.)

Gov. Nixon delivers his final State of the State address

Some St. Louis groups, irked over the Los Angeles Rams deal, continue to push for repayment

National (U.S.)

As the northeast digs out, former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg might be about to dig in

Sarah Palin returns to endorse Donald Trump, while Tina Fey returns to mock Palin

The #MenWhoBern are closing in, but Cruz-ers can’t seem to get ahead

#OscarsSoWhite cries out for greater diversity, and the Academy seems to have heard



Author: Zachary Reger

A graduate of the University of Missouri with degrees in journalism, philosophy and film studies, Zach's primary interests lie in political reporting, media production and social philosophy.

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