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Red Cross urging people to donate blood as winter takes toll on donations

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DULUTH, MN -

Winter weather like this is the exact reason the Red Cross is in urgent need of blood donations. 

On Friday in Virginia, the Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Mesabi Family YMCA. That's from noon to 6 PM. 

Even with Thursday's snow, both blood drives in Duluth and Cloquet went off without a hitch.

Below is a full list of upcoming chances to donate:

  • Carlton County - Cloquet's Journey Christian Church from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on 1/11/18
  • Crow Wing - Baxter's Pointway Church from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on 1/20/18
  • Crow Wing - Brainerd's Good Samaritan Society-Bethany from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on 1/26/18
  • Crow Wing - Brainerd's American Legion Post 255 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on 1/31/18
  • Crow Wing - Crosby's Cuyuna Regional Medical Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on 1/11/18
  • Crow Wing - Crosby's Cuyuna Regional Medical Center from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 1/12/18
  • Crow Wing - Emily's City Hall from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on 1/8/18 
  • St Louis - Duluth's American Red Cross- Northland Chapter from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on 1/10/18
  • St. Louis - Duluth's Peace in Christ Church from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on 1/11/18
  • St. Louis - University of Minnesota Duluth, Kirby Student Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 1/29/18
  • St. Louis - Hibbing's Anytime Fitness from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on 1/9/18
  • St. Louis - Hibbing's Grace Lutheran Church from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on 1/29/18 
  • St. Louis - Virginia's Mesabi Family YMCA from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on 1/12/18
  • St. Louis - Virginia's Mesabi Range Community College from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 1/30/18
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