Library/Police/City Hall
5:01 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Fundraising Needed for New Donnellson Building

Donnellson Public Library

Supporters of a new city building in Donnellson are trying to get the entire community behind the project.

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Borrowing Money for Project
11:23 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Price for Donnellson Plant Growing

It is costing one Lee County community much more money to upgrade a key facility.

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February 2012
2:00 pm
Fri March 2, 2012

In The Tri States

A look back at the top stories and features from the Tri States Public Radio news department from February 2012. 

During the month, Caterpillar ruled out Galesburg or any other site in Illinois for a plant being relocated from Japan. The company eventually chose to build in Georgia.

Monmouth hired a new police chief, a northeast Missouri man was convicted of murder, and the Macomb School District cut ties with a former teacher accused of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. 

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Seeking New Facility
4:38 pm
Mon February 6, 2012

Donnellson Public Library Raising Money

One southeast Iowa library is taking a different approach to its proposed expansion.

Most fundraising efforts identify a building design and the amount of money needed.

After that, the donations start to come in for the project.

Director Brenda Knox says the Donnellson Public Library is reversing that process.

“We are going to let our fundraising drive determine the design of the building,” says Knox.  “We have some great ideas, but we want to make sure we can raise enough money for the kind of building that we need.”

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