Monthly Archives: October 2016

CAT TV -Cancer Treatment Research

In Cancer Treatment, Dogs Really are Man’s Best Friend
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
7:00 p.m.


Dr. Jeffrey Bryan
Director, Comparative Oncology and Epigenetics
University of Missouri Veterinary Medical School

Jim Robertson
Managing Editor, Columbia Daily Tribune

Dr. Bryan leads research on immunotherapy agents that are under evaluation and destined for use in both dogs and humans to treat lymphomas, as well as solid tumors like sarcomas, head and neck cancer, and breast cancer.

The show airs live at 7:00 p.m. on November 9. The program will be available on our website or at shortly afterward. The show replays on CAT TV at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. CAT TV can be found on Mediacom Channel 85, Charter Communications 983, and CenturyTel Prism 98.

Lunch & Learn – Current Issues in the Election Process

Current Issues in the Election Process
Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
12:00 noon
HyVee Store (on Conley Road near Sam’s Club)

Guest Speaker
Wendy Noren, Boone County Clerk


Wendy Noren will talk about election issues in recent news – how the integrity of the vote is protected; poll observers and the rules that govern them; electronic voting machines; etc.

The public is invited to attend.

Lunch is not provided by the League however you can bring your own or purchase it in the store.


General Election Forums


LWV Candidate and Ballot Issue Forums

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Columbia Public Library, 100 W. Broadway
6:30 p.m. (6:00 p.m. refreshments)

Candidates for the following districts:

 State Rep., 44th District – Tom Pauley (D) and Cheri Reisch (R)
State Rep., 46th District – Martha Stevens (D) and Don Waterman (R)
State Rep., 47th District – Susan McClintock (D) and Chuck Basye (R)


State Senate, 19th District – Stephen Webber (D) and Caleb Rowden (R)

Constitutional Amendment 6 – “Photo Voter ID” – Pro and Con

KFRU’s David Lile will moderate this forum.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Columbia Public Library, 100 W. Broadway
6:30 p.m. (6:00 p.m. refreshments)

Candidates for the following:

State Rep., 45th District – Kip Kendrick (D) and William Ray Lee (I)

Northern Boone County Commissioner – Janet Thompson (D) and Brenndan Riddles (R)
Southern Boone County District – Brianna Lennon (D) and Fred Parry (R)

We will also present pro and con positions for Amendment 1, 2, 3 and 4 and Proposition A.

KFRU’s Renee Hulshof will moderate this forum.