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It rained. But the sun came back out.
Platelet drive coming to OV Town Hall May 19
The American Red Cross-Arizona Blood Services Region will be in Oro Valley for a platelet drive on Thursday, Jan. 20. The drive will take place 6:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. at the Town of Oro Valley Council Chambers, 11000 N. La Cañada Drive.
For the first time last week, the American Red Cross gathered platelets from willing donors in Oro Valley.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, During last week's platelet drive put on by the American Red Cross, Phillip Heliotes watches a movie while donating. The process takes about an hour and a half to donate one, two or three units of platelets.
SB Rotary golf for kids slated Friday, Nov. 5