Briefly

‘Take It or Leave

It’ ending today

FAIRMONT – Today is the final day for the “Take It or Leave It” winter clothing giveaway at Fairmont Elementary School.

A table of donated winter gear is located in the activity room. People can browse and take whatever items they need for their child or children.

The activity room is located inside door 21 at the school.

For more information, contact Amy Becker at (507) 238-4487.

W’bago blood

drive beats goals

WINNEBAGO – A Red Cross blood drive at Winnebago City Hall on Tuesday surpassed expectations.

“We were 11 over our goal, so it was a good day,” said Barba Dontje, organizer.

There were 59 presenting, with two deferrals. Forty-five gave whole blood and 12 gave double reds for a total of 69 pints.