Columns

We’re all journalists

April 10, 2020

Amid this pandemic — seeing everyone who is struggling with where they’re going to live, how they’re going to pay rent or student fees and what their next meal is going to be — I […]

Editorial

Our View: Truman should be more forthcoming

January 27, 2020

Communication professor Barry Poyner’s patronizing prostitution charges this December continue to impact the Kirksville and Truman State University communities. Several attempts have been made by the communication department leaders to inform and assist those affected, […]

Arts & Entertainment

“Ad Astra” is a future classic

September 26, 2019

TMN film critic Gordon McPherson gives “Ad Astra” 5 out of 5 stars. Director James Gray’s cerebral, sublime and extraordinarily ambitious “Ad Astra” is the best science-fiction film since “Blade Runner 2049” and a refreshing […]

Editorial

Shop local, support your neighbors

April 13, 2019

In my four years living in the Kirksville community, I have seen a lot of growth. The city has welcomed Hobby Lobby, Menards and, most recently, Gordmans since I’ve been here. While I can’t pretend […]