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5:55 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

Winter storm causes regional blood shortage

Southern Blood Services Region Flickr

Yesterday's storm shut down many blood centers in Mid-Missouri, leading to a blood shortage in the region.

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Arts and Culture
8:13 am
Wed November 21, 2012

As holiday travelers get on the road, think safety first

Credit KBIA

The National Safety Council estimates that more than 400 traffic fatalities will occur during the holiday period starting today and continuing through Sunday night.  

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Science, Health and Technology
3:45 pm
Thu November 1, 2012

Missouri residents volunteer to help with Sandy relief effort

The Eggplant Flickr

Two Red Cross volunteers deploy on Thursday to the East Coast today with relief efforts still underway after Hurricane Sandy. The volunteers will be working in New Brunswik and White Plains, New York.

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2:44 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Missouri volunteers lend a helping hand

Credit The Birkes / Flickr

As Hurricane Sandy’s death toll rises, the storm leaves thousands of people homeless and millions without power.

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