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January 4, 2017
The American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to make a donation appointment now and help save patient lives.    Hectic holiday schedules for many regular blood donors contributed to about 37,000 fewer...
December 30, 2016
Tony community and Flambeau High School HOSA students honor fallen officer  TONY, Wis. — The Tony community and Flambeau High School HOSA students are dedicating a Jan. 9, 2017, American Red Cross blood drive to Rusk County sheriff’s deputy Dan Glaze, who was fatally shot in the...
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...