The family of critically injured former Minnesota State, Mankato football player Isaac Kolstad is urging blood donations in his honor. The Free Press of Mankato reports dozens came to the Mankato National Guard Armory Tuesday for the first day of a three-day blood drive to honor Kolstad.
The American Red Cross is hosting a big blood drive Monday. Officials said they want to boost the supply before a lot of donors go out of town or get too busy over the holidays. The 12 Hours of Giving Holiday Blood Drive started at 7 a.m. Monday and goes until 7 p.m.
Up until a few months ago, George Lagerstrom was an active Edina school kid.
Summer is typically a very busy time for most people between weddings and getting up to the lake. But giving blood isn’t typically high on the priority list, so Memorial Blood Centers wants to change that.
Memorial Blood Centers and the Science Museum of Minnesota are teaming up on Friday, July 13 for a special blood drive event!
The Minnesota Red Cross could receive hundreds more blood donors each year after lifting a waiting period required for people with tattoo.
The Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers will meet for the 100th time ever on Sunday, but in some ways, that landmark game is already being played.