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Multiple agencies respond to fast moving wildland fire

ROUNDUP, Mont. - Multiple Musselshell County agencies are responding to a wildland fire on Golf Course Road and Horsethief Road. Musselshell County DES says the fire is moving fast and the sheriff's office has been evacuating residents nearby. Red Cross will be setting up a shelter for anyone that has...
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KNP Fire grows to 42,048 acres, still at 0% containment

TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (FOX26) — The KNP Complex Fire continues to grow as the fire is still 0% contained. There were 9,002 acres of growth in the last 24 hours and as of Saturday, September 25 the fire has burned 42,048 acres. Most of the growth was in the Ash...
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Red Cross assisting 1 adult following Amherst Fire

AMHERST, N.Y. — The American Red Cross is assisting a displaced adult following a fire Friday night in the Town of Amherst. According to the Amherst Central Fire Alarm Office, just before 10:30 p.m., a caller reported a fire in the bedroom of a residence located at 324 Burroughs Drive. Upon arrival, firefighters saw smoke showing from the two-and-a-half-story residence.

BRFD says electric malfunction in wall caused apartment fire

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – Baton Rouge Fire Department was called to an apartment fire at 4267 Mohican Prescott Crossover on Friday, Sept. 24. “BRFD arrived at the fourplex to find a light haze inside one of the four apartments,” an official press release said. “Upon further investigation, the fire was found inside the wall of the apartment. Firefighters had to open up the wall and extinguish the fire.”

29 Photos of the Royal Family Wearing Sneakers

The royal family isn't exactly known as a sweatpants and t-shirts crowd. Their official duties and royal protocols tend to call for them to be impeccably dressed—a state that often precludes some of the more casual, everyday elements from their wardrobes. But while they may often be seen sporting towering heels and polished oxfords, that doesn't mean that they don't dip into casual staples like sneakers from time to time. Whether it's for working out, getting physical at sporty royal events, or just adding a splash of cool to their day-to-day looks, here's how the royals style their sneakers (or, as they're far more likely to call them, trainers).

75th FVFD anniversary celebration today

Fieldale Volunteer Fire Department 75th anniversary celebration from 2-8 p.m. on the grounds of the Fieldale Community Center. American Cancer Society Relay for Life from 3-7 p.m. at Smith River Complex Festival area. Chatham Cruise In, sponsored by the Virginia-Carolina Chevy Car Club, is at 4-8 p.m. in the downtown...

Five dead in fresh DRC attack by presumed jihadists

Bunia – Suspected jihadists in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least five people and kidnapped a Red Cross volunteer in attacks on a village and an army camp,... Read more. Bunia – Suspected jihadists in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least five people and kidnapped a...
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Crazed quest for a quote from the Red Cross

I wonder why the American Red Cross office in Kearney no longer has a landline. It doesn’t have a cellphone number, either. I found that out this week as I was writing a story on Dustin Behlmann, a Kearney man who has donated three gallons of blood to the American Red Cross in the last 10 years. Unlike most adults, his blood is missing a rare antibody, which makes it safe to give to babies.

The latest health events in Central Illinois

While many health and fitness classes, activities and meetings have been postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, others continue virtually or in person using social distancing guidelines. Here are upcoming events:. Red Cross blood drives. For appointment, call 800-733-2767 or visit Monday; 1:30-6:45 p.m., Red Cross Blood Donation Center,...

County by County (9/24/2021)

WATCH | Red Cross holds blood drive in Lexington for Sickle Cell Awareness Month. At Lexington’s St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, worshipers are hosting a blood drive with the American Red Cross to tackle huge problem in the African American community. WATCH | Clay County health leaders ready to give...

Nonprofit and Charity Logos Designed with Purpose

Every logo tells a story, especially nonprofits and charities that have a mission to change the world. But which nonprofit or charity logos tell a story or have a meaning behind their logos? Scroll down below and find out which nonprofit and charity logos have a purpose in mind. While...
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In Photos: A tour of the $3M renovated Red Cross HQ in Greenwich

GREENWICH — The American Red Cross Metro New York North Chapter has unveiled its state-of-the art, renovated headquarters in Greenwich. This $3 million building project modernized the entire facility and put in place the brand-new Jill and John Coyle Blood Donor Center, which will provide blood products to those in need of transfusions, such as cancer and sickle cell patients.

Local veteran nominated to Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

(WKBN) – An honor for a local veteran from the Valley. Former Regional Chamber President Tom Humphries will be joining the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame. For Tom Humphries, his nomination to the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame was completely unexpected. “You never expect these kinds of things, so when...