Blood drives coming soon

WELCOME — Congratulations to Harold and Joan Nowak who celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary on Feb. 13. Cards can reach them at 1013 Martin Road, Welcome, MN 56181.


Red Cross blood drives in Trimont and Ceylon were cancelled due to this ugly weather. To make an appointment or for more information, call (800) 733-2767, go online at www.redcrossblood.org or text BLOOD to 90999.

A blood drive will be held at the Fairmont Holiday Inn next week. The hours in Fairmont are 12:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday.

Also, there will be blood drives from noon to 6 p.m. March 4 at St. Paul’s UCC in Welcome, and on April 10 in Ceylon.


Cribbage will be played Saturday at the Legion in Welcome, beginning at 1:15 p.m. There is a charge to enter the tournament.


Welcome City Council will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall. There is always a public comments time at the beginning of each session.


Have you gotten your tickets for the Murder Mystery Dinner slated for March 24?


Thank you to all those who plow streets and roads. As a reminder, remember to dig out those hydrants near your home.


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