Rhonda Vincent

Legislation introduced to designate portion of Highway 63 as “Bluegrass Queen Rhonda Vincent Highway”

State Representative Nate Walker has introduced legislation that would designate a portion of U. S. Highway 63 as the “Bluegrass Queen Rhonda Vincent Highway”. The “Bluegrass Queen Rhonda Vincent Highway” would go from March Road in Adair County north to State Highway Y in Schuyler County. Walker explains he introduced the legislation to honor and […]

Nate Walker

State Representative Nate Walker: Governor Eric Greitens should resign

Third District State Representative Nate Walker of Kirksville believes Governor Eric Greitens should resign. In a statement released Tuesday, Walker says he was proud to be one of the first supporters of Eric Greitens for governor, and he believes Greitens accomplished many things in his first year that will benefit the state for decades. However, […]

Missouri House of Representatives

Sullivan County man announces run for Missouri House of Representatives

Sullivan County Commissioner Danny Busick of Newtown recently announced he is running for the Missouri House of Representatives. Busick says his decision to run for Third District State Representative goes back to his former neighbor who used be a Representative of the Third District, which intrigued Busick. He says the thing that has urged him […]

NCMC - North Central Missouri College

NCMC hosts Legislative Forum featuring thirteen representatives

Thirteen legislators and officials participated in a Legislative Forum in Cross Hall on the campus of North Central Missouri College in Trenton Thursday morning. Moderator Gary Black of Trenton asked the forum one main question: How do the officials see their offices and other government agencies working with North Central Missouri College to meet the needs […]

Veterans

Honoring Veterans: A list of schools and organizations holding programs to honor Veterans

With Veteran’s Day falling on Saturday this year, many of our area schools have notified KTTN of holding Veteran’s programs on Friday during school hours.  With that in mind, we have compiled a listing of those holding programs to honor Veterans. Veterans are invited to attend a program this morning at 8 o’clock at Rissler elementary […]

Nate Walker

Representative Nate Walker to speak at Grundy R-5 Veteran’s Day tribute

Third District State Representative Nate Walker, whose house district includes Sullivan County, will be the speaker for a Veteran’s program Friday morning at Grundy R-5 elementary school in Humphreys. Anne Billington of the Grundy R-5 district reports students and staff will be honoring Veterans and active duty personnel during ceremonies scheduled to begin at 9 […]

Nate Walker

Audio: Nate Walker announces run for Missouri State Senate

Third District State Representative Nate Walker of Kirksville has announced he is running for the State Senate.  As State Representative, Walker represents Adair, Sullivan, Putnam, and Mercer counties and has served as a State Representative for those counties since November 2012. Walker talks about why he decided to run for Senate.   Walker says, if […]

Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft

Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft visits Milan

Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft held a Missouri Elections Reform meeting at the Sullivan County Courthouse in Milan this week. Third District State Representative Nate Walker helped host Ashcroft. Walker says Ashcroft listed three main priorities: fair ballot language, secure elections, and voter identification. Ashcroft said citizens should know exactly what they are voting for […]

Audio-Nate Walker: Charter school bill advances despite local opposition

Republican State Representative Nate Walker from Kirksville thinks the proposed statewide expansion of charter schools will be an uphill battle. Alisa Nelson reports from Jefferson City.     The Missouri House last week passed the charter school measure by one more vote than the necessary minimum. Supporters of the legislation say charter schools, which are […]

Representative Nate Walker Announces Tourism Funding For Adair County

Representative Nate Walker Announces Tourism Funding For Adair County

Representative Nate Walker, 3rd District State Representative, announced today that the Missouri Division of Tourism has awarded $4,666.00 to Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce to help fund qualified, performance-driven projects designed to increase visitation to Adair County. The Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce will match each dollar of state funding with a dollar of local […]

General Election

Candidates locked in for county, district and statewide offices

The candidate filing period has ended for county, district, and statewide offices subject to the August primary election. Information on the Secretary of States’ website shows there are nine candidates for Sixth District Congressman. The list includes five Democrats, three of whom filed yesterday. The most recent filings were by David Blackwell of Smithville, Kyle Yarber […]