City

Greenwood receives $4.6 million

September 8, 2021

Truman State University recently received $4.6 million from the Missouri government to assist with the Greenwood Project. Truman has been working to convert the previous Greenwood Elementary School into the Greenwood Interprofessional Autism Center.  Missouri […]

City

Bird scooters available in Kirksville

September 8, 2021

The city of Kirksville made a contract with a micro-mobility company, Bird, to provide electric scooters in Kirksville. The Kirksville City Council passed an ordinance May 17 to start a contract with the company, with […]

City

City Council election heating up

March 25, 2021

Kirksville City Council elections will take place Tuesday, April 6. There are four candidates running for one seat and a three-year term.  The candidates are Kevin Alm, Kabir Bansal, John Gardner and Dana (Danny) McDowell. […]

City

Local businesses face the pandemic

October 7, 2020

Although small businesses in Kirksville have been affected by COVID-19, the city has survived the pandemic with a 3% increase in local sales tax revenue.  Ashley Young, Kirksville’s assistant city manager, said Kirksville has seen […]