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Emily's record-setting blood drive results listed


The Lakers Lions Blood Drive held in Emily set a record with 144 pints of blood collected.

The goal had been raised from 119 to 140 pints. The previous highest collection was 125 pints over the past 24 years and 59 bloodmobiles in Emily.

There were eight deferred donors but no incomplete donations, which were not included in the final count.


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