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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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