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LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – Following an overwhelming response this week from blood donors across the Las Vegas community to support the victims of Sunday’s tragic shooting, United Blood Services (UBS) will resume normal blood collection operations beginning Friday, October 6. 191 more words
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – As of 4:00 p.m., United Blood Services (UBS) said it’s able to meet the blood needs of victims of the concert shooting being treated at their hospital partners–including University Medical Center (UMC) and other area hospital. 265 more words
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – Las Vegas authorities are calling for blood and cash donations in the wake of a mass shooting that injured more than 500 people and nearly 60 at a country music concert Sunday night. 764 more words
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that came with it, are impacting the nation’s blood supply. The Interorganizational Task Force on Domestic Disasters and Acts of Terrorism is urging eligible donors in Southern Nevada and across the United States to give blood as soon as possible to help ensure patient blood needs can continue to be met despite the effects of Hurricane Harvey. 331 more words
The Category 4 hurricane that hit southeast Texas Friday evening is expected to cause “widespread devastation” to the area.
Torrential downpours are expected to continue and power outages, floods, raging waters, and the potential for tornadoes threaten coastal and inland residents. 190 more words