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Photo by Rachelle Klemme Ted Heino, a longtime blood donor from Menahga, holds a stress ball Tuesday while double red blood cell operator Mindy Seminitis makes preparations at the Wadena VFW blood donation site. The bloodmobile in Wadena exceeded its goals both Monday and Tuesday.

Wadena bloodmobile exceeds goals

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The American Red Cross sent a press release saying blood donations are at a shortfall this June, but that didn't appear to be the case in Wadena on Monday and Tuesday, during the local Red Cross blood drive held at the Wadena VFW.


Matt Seminitis of the Red Cross North Central Blood Services said this area is a great location for blood donations, though the American Red Cross in general is low right now.

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