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Two local churches to hold blood drive

The American Red Cross will be stationed at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, 8260 Fourth St. N. in Oakdale from 1 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 3.

From 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 6, the Red Cross will be at Woodbury/Peaceful Grove United Methodist Church, 7465 Steepleview Road in Woodbury.

To make an appointment, call (800) 448-3542 or visit A blood donor card or driver's license, or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. To be eligible to donate blood, individuals must be 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good general health. Sixteen-year-olds may donate blood with parental permission.