October 20, 2019
  • Columns

    Take time, be self-centered

    As we briskly move into the fall season, I am filled with excitement for the cooler nights, the holidays and the family time to come. I am also, unfortunately, reminded of the mental and emotional [...]
  • Campus

    Forensics starts season strong

    The Truman State University forensics team has competed in two tournaments so far this season, advancing into elimination rounds in multiple events and securing 12 nationals qualifications.  The team picked up four nationals qualifications at [...]
  • Editorial

    Our View: City mobility plan is a good start

    The City of Kirksville recently approved a new mobility plan which will add a sidewalk along the entirety of Baltimore Street. While this addition is both necessary and beneficial to the infrastructure and transportation along [...]

Latest news


University lawsuit moves along to hearing

October 19, 2019

The lawsuit against Truman State University, the Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity and former student and fraternity member Brandon Grossheim is moving forward with a motion hearing scheduled for Monday, Oct. 21.  The lawsuit, filed July […]


Tennis rounds out fall season

October 18, 2019

The tennis team closed out its fall season after a matchup against Quincy University Tuesday, Oct. 8. Head coach Steve Smith said the team had a good meet against Quincy, with single matches being particularly […]


Tailgating at Truman: Your Guide to the big pregame party

October 18, 2019

This Year’s tailgate and pep rally Saturday, Oct. 19 at noon Southwest corner of Franklin and Patterson streets History of tailgates at Truman Stacy Tucker-Potter, director of engagement in the Office of Advancement, said tailgating […]





Cross Country

Cross country takes first at Illinois College

October 18, 2019

The men’s and women’s cross country teams both took first place at the Illinois College Invitational and are now setting their sights on the Great Lakes Valley Conference Championship. The women took first with the […]


Scooter’s Coffee comes to Kirksville

October 18, 2019

Scooter’s Coffee is a drive-thru regional coffee shop chain that will be joining the Kirksville community by mid-November this year. Scooter’s menu offers iced, hot or blended drinks and a variety of burritos, sandwiches and […]


“Joker” is thought-provoking chaos

October 17, 2019

TMN film critic Gordon McPherson gives “Joker” 4.5/5 angry faces Todd Phillips’ masterful “Joker” is a deep dive into the dark recesses of a damaged mind and a society on the verge of violent civil […]

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