One of the many recycling structures in Truman State University's residence halls.

Processing Truman’s recycling

March 21, 2016

Recycling on Truman’s campus is nothing new, but now Residence Life, Student Government and the Physical Plant are helping to make recycling at Truman accessible to everyone. These three groups are working together as well […]


Glass recycling come to Kirksville

March 17, 2015

Kirksville’s $100,000 grant proposal for a new glass recycling program in the community has been approved. The program will feature monthly pick-up and be available to community members on an individual basis. Each house interested […]

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Give value to material objects

March 5, 2015

As I walked into my job interview, I had my aunt near to my heart, my mother near to my head and my own experience at my hands. Metaphorically, I suppose, but they also were […]

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Hit or Miss – “The X-Files”

February 26, 2015

“The X-Files” is a HIT I believe in the X-Files and so should you This is what I knew of “The X-Files” before I began binge-watching it last semester — it followed two FBI agents, […]


City Employees Discuss Goals

February 5, 2015

Kirksville city manager Mari Macomber and other city department leaders updated the community and council members about the events of the last year and highlighted goals for the coming year during the State of the […]


Business Combines Art and Wine

November 23, 2014

During a typical Thursday evening, Jackson Stables is open to anyone who wants to drink West Winery wine and occasionally listen to live music, but once per month the wooden chairs are filled with people […]

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Let’s talk about glass

November 6, 2014

Everyone reading this column should be familiar with glass and its applications. The topic is rather simple. You might even say it’s … transparent. Hey-oh! Corny jokes aside, glass has been used for thousands of […]

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Local brewers celebrate homebrew

October 23, 2014

The Kirksville Guild of Brewers will host the first NEMO Beer Appreciation Day and Homebrew Competition Oct. 25 in Kirksville. The event will take place at the weekly Farmer’s Market in front of Downtown Cinema […]


Sustainability Fee to be Proposed

September 30, 2014

Potential Fee Uses: Solar panels New composting system Eco-friendly lawn maintenance Campus energy efficiency Expanding campus glass recycling “The Environmental Campus Organization sent out a survey to Truman State students and faculty last week to […]