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Call for More Blood Donations

The American Red Cross is issuing an emergency call for blood

Posted: Fri Jul 20 16:55:11 PDT 2018
Updated: Fri Jul 20 16:55:12 PDT 2018

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blood donations are in high demand with the american red cross issuing an emergency call for blood...and a drive in mason city today aimed to ease that summer shortage. bd-vo-1 lowerthird2line:blood drive mason city, ia john hildahl is just one of the people who came to donate blood at hy-vee west today. the american red cross says donations have come up short for the past two months...causin g a significant drop in the supply. hildahl says while he doesn't find the process of donating to be pleasant - he feels it's important way to help others.xxx bd-sot-1 lowerthird2line:john hildahl mason city, ia "i enjoy it very much. i don't enjoy the actual process, but i enjoy the idea of helping the people out, especially considering that there's quite a bit of blood that they need every day."
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