Newsroom Archive

North Central

November 10, 2016
ST. JAMES, Minn.  — The American Red Cross will host the 12th annual Thanksgiving Day Blood Drive at the National Guard Training Center on Thanksgiving Day, and all who come to donate will receive a complimentary pie courtesy of Superfair Foods.
October 21, 2016
WORTHNGTON, Minn. -- Morgan Jensen of Worthington helped save lives by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive this summer and earned a $1,000 scholarship as a result of her lifesaving efforts.
October 19, 2016
MAPLE GROVE, Minn. — Jackson Sadlowe is like many 6-year-old boys. He loves his family and everything Star Wars. But, unlike other young boys his age, Jackson was diagnosed with Fanconi anemia in March, a rare genetic condition that caused him to go into bone marrow failure.
October 18, 2016
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The American Red Cross has an emergency need for eligible donors in the Twin Cities-area to make an appointment now to give platelets to ensure critical patient needs are met. Platelets, the clotting portion of blood primarily given to cancer patients during treatment, must...
October 4, 2016
SUPERIOR, Wis. — An American Red Cross blood drive, sponsored by Superior Choice Credit Union and the University of Wisconsin-Superior's International Peace Studies Association will be held Wednesday, Oct. 12, noon-6 p.m., at the University of Wisconsin-Superior in the Yellowjacket Union...
September 19, 2016
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood and platelets this fall to help restock the shelves following a significant summer shortage to ensure an adequate blood supply for patients in need. Through the first two weeks of September, the Red Cross is down...
August 31, 2016
Red Cross and Alex’s Lemonade Stand partner to help support childhood cancer
August 30, 2016
Honor 9/11 victims and heroes by helping to ensure blood products are available ST. PAUL, Minn.  — The American Red Cross supports 9/11 Day by offering the community an  opportunity to honor those who lost their lives and the heroes who responded following the tragic events of Sept....
August 25, 2016
MANKATO, Minn. — Get ready to rock someone’s world by donating blood with the American Red Cross, Alpha Media (KEEZ-FM, KYSM-FM, KRBI-FM, KMKO-FM) and Culver’s when the annual Rock ‘N Roll Up Your Sleeve Blood Drive returns to Mankato Sept. 6-9.
August 24, 2016
BLOOMER, Wis. — To help the American Red Cross ensure a sufficient blood supply this summer, Justyce Yohnk, high school senior attending Bloomer High School, is hosting a Leaders Save Lives blood drive on Aug. 31 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Bloomer Middle School. Those who come to donate...