Campus

Students raise awareness for spring voting season

March 5, 2020

Truman State University Student Government is spreading information and getting students prepared for the upcoming Democratic primary election for president. The Democratic primary is taking place Tuesday, March 10. Registered voters can vote in the […]

City

New aquatic center moves forward

February 22, 2020

After some setbacks, construction has officially begun on the new Kirksville Aquatic Center. Within the next weeks and into summer, the community will see evidence of the construction near Rotary Park. Rodney Sadler, Kirksville parks […]

City

KV-POP goes nuts for World Spay Day

February 21, 2020

Kirksville-Protect Our Pets is making a big impact on Kirkville’s pet community, and hopes to continue its efforts in its upcoming spay and neuter events. KV-POP is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit, volunteer-based public charity […]

City

Local food truck hits the streets

December 7, 2019

Inspired by a creek close to his home, local business owner Aaron Zentz decided to call his newly opened food truck Hog Creek Classics. Kirksville has the highest number of employment in Adair County. Along […]

Campus

DPS declares no threat to campus

October 27, 2019

This story has been updated since its original publication Oct. 27   The Truman State University Department of Public Safety made a post to its social media accounts Sunday night stating that there was no […]

City

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 […]

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

Medical marijuana zoning approved

April 5, 2019

Missouri Amendment 2 passed with 65.5% approval last November legalizing medical marijuana in Missouri. At a recent meeting, Kirksville City Council members passed a zoning code expanding upon the amendment. The zoning code allows for […]