Extreme Cold and Snow Impacting Blood Supplies

The extreme cold and snow is having an impact on the region’s blood supply.

Shay Willis of LifeServe Blood Center says they experienced a big drop in donations over the past couple of weeks…

Willis says there are a couple of ways you can schedule an appointment to donate…

LifeServe Blood Center provides blood products to 161 hospitals in Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota, including the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center and other hospitals in the area.

(thanks to Community First Broadcasting station KUOO in Spirit Lake for contributing)