News for Donnellson IA - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Donnellson Iowa. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/donnellson-ia News for Donnellson IA - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/donnellson-ia https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 01 Feb 2023 10:54:48 -0600 Grassley, Kelly Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to Criminalize Dangerous Drone Activity WASHINGTON – Sens. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Mark Kelly (D-Ariz.) are leading the introduction of the Drone Act of 2023. Their https://www.americantowns.com/news/grassley-kelly-reintroduce-bipartisan-bill-to-criminalize-dangerous-drone-activity-31527969-cedar-rapids-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/grassley-kelly-reintroduce-bipartisan-bill-to-criminalize-dangerous-drone-activity-31527969-cedar-rapids-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Ernst Honors Sarah Root 7 Years After Her Death The Iowa senator renewed her push for Sarah’s Law, which closes a legal loophole that allowed Sarah’s killer, an illegal immigrant who was https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-ernst-honors-sarah-root-7-years-after-her-death-31527975-cedar-rapids-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-ernst-honors-sarah-root-7-years-after-her-death-31527975-cedar-rapids-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Reynolds Joins 24 Governors in Joint Letter to Biden in Opposition of Revised WOTUS Definition DES MOINES – On Jan 30th, Governor Reynolds and 24 other governors sent a joint letter to President Joe Biden voicing their opposition to a https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-reynolds-joins-24-governors-in-joint-letter-to-biden-in-opposition-of-revised-wotus-definition-31527525-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-reynolds-joins-24-governors-in-joint-letter-to-biden-in-opposition-of-revised-wotus-definition-31527525-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Statewide Traffic Enforcement - Super Bowl LVII Des Moines, Iowa – To keep motorists safe during Super Bowl LVII, The Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau is teaming up with Iowa law https://www.americantowns.com/news/statewide-traffic-enforcement-super-bowl-lvii-31527526-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/statewide-traffic-enforcement-super-bowl-lvii-31527526-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Reynolds Announces Funding to Clear Veterans Trust Fund Backlog Des Moines – Governor Reynolds has approved more than $440,000 to cover a backlog of Iowa Veterans Trust Fund (IVTF) grants that were https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-reynolds-announces-funding-to-clear-veterans-trust-fund-backlog-31527556-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-reynolds-announces-funding-to-clear-veterans-trust-fund-backlog-31527556-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Focus: Iowa Self-Employment Program The Iowa Self-Employment Program provides the second largest placement category for job candidates at Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services. In https://www.americantowns.com/news/focus-iowa-selfemployment-program-31527563-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/focus-iowa-selfemployment-program-31527563-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Iowa Department of Natural Resources Outdoors News - January 31, 2023 Catch-photo-release tournament encourages Iowa walleye anglers to report their catches The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is partnering https://www.americantowns.com/news/iowa-department-of-natural-resources-outdoors-news-january-31-2023-31527567-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/iowa-department-of-natural-resources-outdoors-news-january-31-2023-31527567-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Grassley, Ossoff Introduce Justice for Murder Victims Act WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee members Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) Jon Ossoff (D-Ga.) today reintroduced the Justice for Murder Victims https://www.americantowns.com/news/grassley-ossoff-introduce-justice-for-murder-victims-act-31527965-cedar-rapids-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/grassley-ossoff-introduce-justice-for-murder-victims-act-31527965-cedar-rapids-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senators Introduce Legislation to Mandate E-Verify for All Employers WASHINGTON – Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) reintroduced legislation to help businesses comply with immigration laws by certifying the legal https://www.americantowns.com/news/senators-introduce-legislation-to-mandate-everify-for-all-employers-31527967-cedar-rapids-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senators-introduce-legislation-to-mandate-everify-for-all-employers-31527967-cedar-rapids-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Ernst Calls Out Potential Federal Fraudsters for Double Dipping on the Dole While on the Unemployment Roll The Iowa senator is asking the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee to identify every federal employee who wrongfully received unemployment https://www.americantowns.com/news/ernst-calls-out-potential-federal-fraudsters-for-double-dipping-on-the-dole-while-on-the-unemployment-roll-31527971-cedar-rapids-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/ernst-calls-out-potential-federal-fraudsters-for-double-dipping-on-the-dole-while-on-the-unemployment-roll-31527971-cedar-rapids-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 On 7th Anniversary of Sarah Root's Death, Ernst, Feenstra Renew Push for Sarah's Law Their bill is named in honor of Sarah Root—a young Iowan killed by an illegal immigrant who was ultimately released by federal law enforcement https://www.americantowns.com/news/on-7th-anniversary-of-sarah-roots-death-ernst-feenstra-renew-push-for-sarahs-law-31527972-cedar-rapids-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/on-7th-anniversary-of-sarah-roots-death-ernst-feenstra-renew-push-for-sarahs-law-31527972-cedar-rapids-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Iowa Communications Network News and Updates for January 2023 News & Updates ICN Celebrates 30 Years of Innovation We are celebrating our 30th anniversary throughout 2023. To mark the milestone, we https://www.americantowns.com/news/iowa-communications-network-news-and-updates-for-january-2023-31523693-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/iowa-communications-network-news-and-updates-for-january-2023-31523693-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Attorney General Bird Leads Bipartisan Coalition of 7 States Urging Biden Administration to Follow the Law and Respond to Governors’ Demand for Year-Round E15 Ethanol DES MOINES – On Jan 27th, Iowa Attorney General Brenna Bird led a bipartisan coalition of seven Attorneys General urging the Biden https://www.americantowns.com/news/attorney-general-bird-leads-bipartisan-coalition-of-7-states-urging-biden-administration-to-follow-the-law-and-respond-to-governors-demand-for-yearround-e15-ethanol-31526846-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/attorney-general-bird-leads-bipartisan-coalition-of-7-states-urging-biden-administration-to-follow-the-law-and-respond-to-governors-demand-for-yearround-e15-ethanol-31526846-des-moines-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Iowa Department of Corrections News - Work Release Escape of Alexander Carman WATERLOO – Alexander Joseph Carman, convicted of Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon and other charges in Dubuque County, failed to https://www.americantowns.com/news/iowa-department-of-corrections-news-work-release-escape-of-alexander-carman-31526861-waterloo-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/iowa-department-of-corrections-news-work-release-escape-of-alexander-carman-31526861-waterloo-ia.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 State Library of Iowa Monday Morning Eye-Opener for January 30, 2023 STEM Scale-Up Applications Open... Applications Due in February  Public libraries are eligible to receive STEM materials thanks to awards from https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-library-of-iowa-monday-morning-eyeopener-for-january-30-2023-31526886-des-moines-ia.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-library-of-iowa-monday-morning-eyeopener-for-january-30-2023-31526886-des-moines-ia.html Schools and Libraries Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600