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Halloween drive a big success

November 18, 2013
The Daily Mining Gazette

To the editor:

Many thanks to our faithful blood donors and local businesses who helped to make our Halloween Blood Drive a success. We appreciate you support and concern for others in our community.

72 pints of blood were donated during our 2-week promotion.

These donations support 14 local hospitals throughout the U.P., including Portage Health, Aspirus/Keweenaw and Baraga County Memorial Hospital.

We acknowledge and thank the following businesses who contributed gifts and gift certificates for the drawing for our donors: Toni's Country Kitchen, Keweenaw Co-op, Slim's Cafe, The Apothecary, Gartner's Gallery, Northland Veterinary Clinic, Kangas Cafe and Catering, Cross Country Sports, Gino's Restaurant, PHS Lab, By Nature, Einerli, Superior Monogramming, Dave's BP, Pat's Foods, Walmart, Superior Lube, Loading Zone, Family Dollar - Hancock, Applebee's, 5th and Elm Coffee House, Amy J's Pasty and Bake Shop, and Northwoods Trading Post.

Thank you for the gif of life.

Fact Box

The Daily Mining Gazette welcomes letters to the editor from readers.

Letters should be signed and include name, address and telephone number. Names will not be withheld and letters should be no longer than 400 words. No personal attacks. Writers are limited to one letter per month. The Gazette reserves the right to edit letters for length, as well as for spelling and punctuation.

Mail letters to: Letters to the Editor, The Daily Mining Gazette, P.O. Box 368, Houghton, MI 49931. Letters may also be e-mailed to or submitted on the Gazette's Web site,, by clicking on "Submit News."

Rita Berger

U.P. Regional Blood Center-Hancock



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