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Acid Spill Forces 13 Families From Their Homes

Toxic gas and fumes forced about 40 people from their homes early Saturday morning on the 8300 block of Zane in Brooklyn Park, officials said.

05/05/2012

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Tattoo Rule Eased, More Blood Donors Expected

The Minnesota Red Cross could receive hundreds more blood donors each year after lifting a waiting period required for people with tattoo.

04/20/2012

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Minn. Red Cross Workers On Tornado Relief Standby

Red Cross workers from Minnesota may be called up to help tornado victims in the south.

03/05/2012

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Red Cross Assists Family Of 12 After House Fire

A family of 12 is without a home after an overnight fire engulfed their residence.

02/20/2012

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Woman Honored For Donating 100 Gallons Of Blood

A St. Paul woman reached a major milestone for helping others: 100 gallons of donated blood.

01/17/2012

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Red Cross Helps Families Affected By 3 Minn. House Fires

The Red Cross helped 10 Minnesotans with clothing and shelter Saturday after responding to three house fires.

11/12/2011

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5 Homeless After St. Paul Fire

Five people are out of their St. Paul home after an overnight fire.

10/10/2011

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9 People Helped After CO Leak In Robbinsdale Home

The American Red Cross said it is helping 4 adults and 5 children after a carbon monoxide leak at their Robbinsdale home.

09/14/2011

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Authorities: Firefighters Contain Plymouth House Fire

Firefighters battled a house fire Saturday afternoon in Plymouth, Minn., authorities said.

08/20/2011

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55 Displaced In Stillwater Apartment Arson Fire

Police are investigating a fire that tore through a Twin Cities apartment complex, which has been ruled as arson.

07/13/2011

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Tornado Relief: How You Can Help

Many people are wondering how they can help with the tornado recovery effort. According to officials, donations are needed, not goods.

05/24/2011

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Bloomington Fire Displaces Family Of 7

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Red Cross is helping a family in Bloomington after their home was destroyed by fire  early Friday morning. The Twin Cities Chapter of the American Red Cross said the fire happened […]

05/06/2011

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MN Red Cross Sends 2 More To Tornado-Devastated South

The Twin Cities Chapter of the American Red Cross has sent two more volunteers to the devastated south.

04/29/2011

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Local Red Cross To Help Storm Damaged South

The devastation in the South has put the Twin Cities Chapter of the American Red Cross on alert.

04/28/2011

Prior Lake House Fire

Prior Lake Family’s Cars, Home Destroyed In Fire

The Red Cross is helping out a family of four after an overnight fire forced them out of their home in Prior Lake.

01/28/2011

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3 Families Escape Duplex Fire On Lyndale Avenue

Three Minnesota families are getting help from the Red Cross this morning after fire destroyed their home.

01/16/2011

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Haiti: 1 Year After The Massive Earthquake

One year ago, a devastating earthquake rocked Haiti, affecting three million people. The Haitian government reported that an estimated 230,000 people had died, and another 300,000 were injured.

01/11/2011

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2 Escape House Fire In Minneapolis

Two people were displaced from their home in North Minneapolis after a fire that started in the kitchen.

11/15/2010

Red Cross Helps Families Displaced By Fires

The Red Cross is helping nine people displaced by three fires in the Twin Cities. They include two adults and a child ousted by a blaze at their home in Brooklyn Park and one adult […]

06/26/2010

Six displaced by fire

One person was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation – and the Red Cross is providing assistance to five adults and a child – after fire gutted a home in north Minneapolis early this morning.

06/23/2010

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