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Blood drive set for Monday


The Kimball community blood drive will be held from 2-5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 20, at the Kimball Event Center.

The regional blood bank reports that it needs 500 people a week to donate blood to serve the 47 area hospitals in this region.

Did you know that one out of every three people will need blood during their lives but only one in 20 people regularly give blood? Blood can only be stored on hospital shelves for 42 days and every three seconds someone needs a blood transfusion. Blood is always needed and you never know when it could be someone you know that needs it.

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