These are some examples of live reporting I've done at KOMU. I really like the element of surprise that comes with going live! You never know what you're going to cover...
Columbia Covered in Rain
Check out this story to see what happened when Mid-Missouri got some intense rain, and parts of Columbia were covered in flood water!
"Hate Crime" on Campus
This is a meeting that took place after University of Missouri Police discovered cotton balls scattered outside the Black Culture Center on Mizzou's campus. Many think the act was an alleged "hate crime" referencing the slavery days. Check out the live interview!
School Board Budget Cuts
This is a preview of the Columbia Public School Board meeting where they will decide on a new budget. The budget is 5 million dollars less than what they recieved last year. The cuts will focus on school programs, staffing, and reorganization.
Homeless Youth Awareness Month
November is Homeless Youth Awareness Month! Check out this story to see what a local cafe is doing to help, and see a live interview with an employee of Columbia's Rainbow House, which helps give youth a place to go!
New Summer School Program
A new summer school program for the Columbia Public School District could save up to 2 million dollars! Check out this report to see the changes!
Roots 'N Blues and BBQ
The Roots 'N Blues and BBQ festival is almost here! Check out this story to see what events are to come!