Full Newscasts,TMN Television

Full Show 03-26-15

30 Mar , 2015   Video

Join Breanna James and Corinne Naeger for this week’s full TMN TV newscast. In brief, the Kirksville Regional Computer Crimes Unit was revived after losing funding. Find out how they will utilize the grant. Don’t miss how students on campus are embracing different cultures and find out what special cause led an entire baseball team […]


‘Dogs face ‘Cats in four

30 Mar , 2015  

Sports Update 1

While some Truman State students were shaking off the last bit of sand from spring break, the baseball team was shaking off the dirt after rival McKendree University rolled into town last weekend. The Bulldogs came into the weekend off a sweep against the University of Southern Indiana March 14-16. This Saturday, however, Truman was […]

Sports,The Dog Pound

Dog Pound/DONKEY POUND: 3/26/2015

30 Mar , 2015   Video

Join Scott Kriegshauser as he talks about the Truman baseball team’s weekend series, shaving their heads for pediatric cancer, and Kirksville After Prom’s Donkey Basketball. Yes, you read that right.  


Touring Abroad: Prague and the Czech Republic

30 Mar , 2015  

Kate is a junior studying this semester in Linz, Austria. Check in each week for posts from Kate and other bloggers as they share their experiences abroad.   Time is moving so fast abroad. I can’t keep up! A couple weeks ago, my fellow exchange students and I went to Prague together. It was one [...]


Editorial from Glen Moritz, Kirksville Mayor

30 Mar , 2015  


I consider it a privilege to be the Mayor of the city of Kirksville.  It’s given me opportunities that most citizens will not have to be an influential leader and effect changes.  However, it’s a position that I did not grow up as a child thinking that I would reach.  That is because of the […]


City council candidates discuss goals

30 Mar , 2015  

PC: Kathleen Gatliff/TMN TV

Candidates for the April 7 City Council elections answered questions during a candidate forum last Monday at A.T. Still University. From left to right, the candidates are Betty McLane-Iles, Robert Russell, Kevin A. Alm and Phillip Biston. Candidates addressed citizens and a panel of moderators about key local issues.

Candidates for Kirksville’s upcoming city council elections discussed citizens’ concerns about the economic direction of Kirksville during a forum Monday at the A.T. Still University. A panel of four interviewers presented questions to candidates about downtown revitalization, the city budget, bringing jobs to Kirksville and each candidate’s perception of the town’s strengths and areas for […]


Mo. higher education still lacks funding

30 Mar , 2015  


Missouri government officials claimed the decline in state general revenue has precipitated the decline in state funding for higher education at a town hall meeting last Thursday at Truman State. Missouri’s general revenue slowly has decreased since 2008, which has contributed to the general assembly being more strict when appropriating funds among all government programs. […]


Ryle systems repairs continue

30 Mar , 2015  

Students walk into the main entrance of Ryle Hall. The residence hall has been plagued by facilities issues during this semester, including issues with the building’s ventilation system and fire alarms.
Photo Credit: Austin Hornbostel

Despite recent system repairs in Ryle Hall, some of the problems that have occurred during the past month could persist until additional repairs are made. Since the beginning of February, a string of incidents has caused various HVAC issues in Ryle, including problems with the building’s hot water supply and ventilation system. While some parts […]

Arts and Entertainment,Movies

Insurgent Review

30 Mar , 2015   Video

The second installment of the Divergent series, “Insurgent,” has lived up to the high expectations set by the first movie. While it isn’t quite as fast-paced and fresh as the previous film, this film does what many sequels cannot – it keeps the action going at a reasonable pace while still developing the characters. Some […]


KTRM Softball Update

28 Mar , 2015  

The Truman softball team won two games Wednesday afternoon against former conference rival Lincoln University. In game one, the Bulldogs won 10-1 in five innings. Senior second baseman Andrea Klipsch, senior first baseman Liz Leath, and junior infielder Whitney Richardson each had home runs during the game, with Richardson leading the way with four RBIs. […]

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Index 3/26/2015

26 Mar , 2015  

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Starbucks comes to campus

25 Mar , 2015  


Sodexo announced today that Starbucks Coffee is set to open on Truman State’s Campus June 1. The new coffee shop will replace the current Jazzman’s Cafe in Pickler Memorial Library. It will be a version of the Starbucks franchise titled “We Proudly Serve,” meaning the location will offer the signature beverages of Starbucks Coffee. However, […]