Cindy O’Laughlin has defeated Crystal Stephens and won the election to become the next state senator for the 18th District. O’Laughlin won 70.301 percent of the vote throughout the district, while Stephens earned 29.699 percent […]
Republican Danny Busick has defeated Democrat Joni Perry in the race for the Missouri House of Representatives seat in the 3rd District. Busick will be replacing Nate Walker as state representative for the 3rd District. […]
Missouri voters have passed Proposition B significantly raising Missouri minimum wage over the next five years. 62.27 percent of voters across the state voted yes on the proposition, while 37.73 percent voted to reject it. […]
Missouri voters have rejected Proposition D with 53.625 percent voting no and 46.375 percent voting yes. Adair County voters also rejected Proposition D in the 2018 Missouri midterm election with 4,538 votes, or 53.64 percent […]
Republican Josh Hawley has defeated incumbent Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill and won the election and will represent Missouri in the United States Senate. Hawley won 51.425 percent of the vote in Missouri while McCaskill reached […]
The average age of Adair County voters is slowly decreasing as citizens of all ages have registered to vote in the upcoming election.
The average age of voters in Adair County is around 50, but that average is changing with more people registering to vote. […]
The Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a candidate forum last week, giving local and state candidates a chance to share their views and discuss topics important to voters less than a month before voters go to the polls Nov. 6. […]
The Missouri Department of Transportation and the City of Kirksville are currently planning improvements for Baltimore Street’s road surfacing, curbing, sidewalks, signals and water drainage issues in a five-year plan. Amy Crawford, the MoDOT Area […]
The eighth annual FLATS Trail Half Marathon will be held Oct. 6, starting at Thousand Hills State Park marina and ending at the West Winery at Jackson Stables.
The half marathon race is on a single track trail through Thousand Hills State Park. Participants can register for the event through Oct. 3 for a $50 entry fee. The money raised from the race benefits the Forest Area Trail System. […]
Farmers in Northeast Missouri are feeling the effects of national tariffs and an unusually harsh drought, hurting corn, soybean and livestock farmers. Missouri corn production has declined 23 percent since 2017. Soybean production has also […]
The Kirksville Arts Association will sign the deed of ownership on a new lot, where they will build the Sue Ross Arts Center, tomorrow. In 2016, the Kirksville Arts Association building burned down. The former […]