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North Central

December 19, 2016
As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help meet the constant need for blood this winter.  
December 14, 2016
Local woman encourages others to resolve to give blood to help ensure a stable supply SLEEPY EYE, Minn. — The American Red Cross urges people to share their good health and resolve to give blood regularly, beginning in January with National Blood Donor Month. Sleepy Eye residents will have...
December 14, 2016
Maple Grove family pays it forward to help others MAPLE GROVE, Minn. — Duffer Schulz was known for his kindness and generosity. Before he died in February from complications following heart surgery, Schultz received many blood transfusions. His family wants to continue his legacy of caring by...
December 9, 2016
Give the perfect gift this holiday season – give blood Dec. 21 ST. PAUL, Minn.  — The American Red Cross will continue the holiday tradition of hosting the 12 Hours of Giving Blood Drive, the largest one-day blood drive in Minnesota. The blood drive gives area residents the...
December 8, 2016
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. – On Dec. 22, the American Red Cross and Dunn Brothers Coffee will partner to give something that means something to hospital patients in need at the 10 Hours of Giving Blood Drive. The blood drive will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Apple Valley Dunn Brothers Coffee,...
December 5, 2016
It can’t be wrapped or placed under a tree, but the perfect gift can help save patient lives this holiday season. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the lifesaving gift of a blood donation in December, a time when donations decline but the needs of patients remain steady....
November 30, 2016
Hayward community encouraged to pay it forward in honor of local teen seriously injured in watercraft accident
November 22, 2016
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the perfect gift this holiday season – a lifesaving blood or platelet donation. By rolling up a sleeve, donors can help ensure patients continue to receive treatment throughout the holiday season.   Busy holiday schedules and travel...
November 14, 2016
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A Nov. 30 American Red Cross blood drive provides an opportunity for the community to show their support for Jennifer Moser, an art teacher at Medary and Hillcrest Elementary Schools, and help save the lives of others in need of blood transfusions.
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.