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Do Not Collect Stuff for Hurricane Victims
As the East Coast gets battered by Hurricane Florence, various disaster relief agencies are urging people to refrain from collecting "stuff" to donate to victims of the storm.  Here's the official statement from Daviess County Emergency Management.  It explains why &…
Owensboro Fire Campaign
Kentucky's American Red Cross is celebrating 10 years on Saturday, March 25.  In honor of this celebration, our Red Cross Chapter released it will be hosting the Owensboro Home Fire Campaign.
Oboro Red Cross Turns 100
The American Red Cross has been serving Daviess County and surrounding areas since 1917 and, this year, celebrates its 100th anniversary!  And, to honor the occasion, the local agency is seeking one hundred volunteers to help with the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign in March!
American Red Cross Heroes
The American Red Cross has big plans for their annual "Heroes" luncheon which is coming up on Friday, June 20th at the National Guard Armory here in Owensboro.  They plan to honor, posthumously, Neil Bradley and Joe Lowe, for their dedication and long list of contributions to …
New First Aid App for Pets
The American Red Cross has unveiled a brand new app devoted to care and first aid for your pets.  Malissa Troutman recently visited The WBKR Waking Crew to explain the features of the app and how to get it.
WBKR Remembers a Friend
What a difference a couple of years can make in someone's life.  It was May of 2011 that Neil Bradley, from the American Red  Cross, visited the WBKR studios to teach members of our staff CPR.  Over the years, Neil has been in our studios multiple times on behalf of the Red Cross to chat about healt…
WBKR Asks For Your Help
The devastation in Moore, Oklahoma goes beyond comprehension and the death toll, unfortunately, continues to rise after yesterday's massive tornado that all but leveled the town of Moore. All of us in the Tri-State want to do anything we can to help and the best way to help is by making donatio…

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