City

Local unemployment down but steady

April 11, 2019

The unemployment rate in Adair County has decreased slightly, but remains stable overall. Carolyn Chrisman, executive director for Kirksville Regional Economic Development Inc. said that as of February 2019, the unemployment rate in Adair County […]

City

Missouri passes Amendment 4

November 7, 2018

Missouri voters passed Amendment 4 with 52.367 percent of the vote, electing to tweak Bingo rules across the states. Voters in Adair County voted to block Amendment 4 with 4,059 votes, 50.25 percent of the […]

News

Inclusion playground breaks ground

May 1, 2016

Kirksville residents of all ages gathered at the YMCA April 18 for the ground breaking ceremony for the new inclusive playground. Construction on the playground began last week and, weather depending, is projected to end […]

City

Detweiler, Long elected to city council seats

April 7, 2016

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As a result of the Municipal Elections April 5, Richard Detweiler and Chuck Long were elected to City Council seats. The city’s economic development tax also passed. Voters came out to the polls Tuesday to vote on two city council […]