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Can you volunteer this week?

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This week is National Volunteer Week and everyone is encouraged to volunteer, whether it’s at school, a nursing home or hospital, cleaning up the city park, working at your local food pantry, or helping out the American Red Cross. The Red Cross volunteers teach first aid, CPR, and swimming lessons, Respond to disasters, support blood drives, and help members of the ... Read More »

American Red Cross looking for volunteers for K-State Spring Game

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Each fall, the Kansas Capital Area Chapter of the American Red Cross assists Kansas State University by hosting First Aid Stations at the Wildcats home football games. Volunteers provide minor first aid to those in need and provide supplies that will enable direct assistance to game attendees. Volunteers need to be certified in CPR and First Aid, and can receive ... Read More »

Red Cross Offering CPR/AED Course Friday

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Each year, more than 5 million people learn how to save a life in American Red Cross training classes and people in Manhattan can join the ranks of these everyday heroes by taking a class now. The First Aid and CPR/AED course teaches people how to perform CPR and use an AED, what to do if someone is choking, and ... Read More »

Gage County inmate found dead

On July 9, 2010 at approximately 1130 hours, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office and Beatrice Fire and Rescue responded to the Gage County Detention Center in reference to an unresponsive inmate. The inmate, 73 year old Cecil T. Creek of Beatrice, was found in his cell unresponsive by his cell mate, 19 year old Corde G. Honea. Gage County Corrections ... Read More »

Red Cross Survey Finds More than Two-thirds of Americans Experience a Summer Emergency

Red Cross Survey Finds More than Two-thirds of Americans Experience a Summer Emergency As summer approaches, families can be prepared for emergencies by taking a Red Cross course Topeka, KS, Monday, May 24, 2010— A new Red Cross survey shows that 68 percent of Americans have been involved in some kind of summer emergency, ranging from insect bites, heat stroke ... Read More »

Red Cross seeking Northeast Kansas volunteers

The Red Cross of Northeast Kansas is seeking volunteers to help provide Red Cross Services to the Northeast Kansas Area.  According to Red Cross Regional Marketing Director Deb Tucker the Northeast Red Cross Chapter serves 16 counties and currently has over 300 volunteers.  Volunteers can be trained for local, state, national or international response to a wide range of emergency ... Read More »