Civil War Blood Drive at Halfway Point

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s still a few weeks until the Civil War football game, but a battle has already begun for the annual blood drive. The 13th annual event has reached the halfway point, and it’s a close race. Organizers say 1,569 University of Oregon fans have rolled up their sleeves so far, which is … Continue reading »

OSU Holding Blood Drive

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The need never goes away, and if you want to save a life, the Red Cross is looking for blood donors. The nonprofit is holding a blood drive on Oregon State University’s campus all week long. The Red Cross says storms across the country have cancelled hundreds of blood drives. That’s thousands … Continue reading »

Ducks Win Civil War Blood Drive

EUGENE, Ore. — The Civil War football game is just that, a game. The Civil War Blood Drive is a lifesaver. A congratulations goes out to the Oregon Ducks for winning the 12th annual Civil War Blood Drive. After falling behind early, the Ducks stormed back to take the win, with 4,383 blood donations, 600 … Continue reading »

UO, OSU Compete in Civil War Blood Drive

EUGENE, Ore. — The Civil War on the football field is a couple of weeks away, but the 12th annual Civil War Blood Drive is well under way. The friendly competition runs through Nov. 24. The American Red Cross, Lane Blood Center, the University of Oregon and Oregon State University take part in an effort … Continue reading »

Lane Blood Center Helping Sandy Victims

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s a busy week for the Lane Blood Center. Monday, the center is stepping up to help survivors of Hurricane Sandy. It’s shipping 55 units of blood to Yonkers, New York. We’ve also entered the final week of the Civil War Blood Drive. You can cast your vote for the Ducks or … Continue reading »

Beaver Fans Leading in Blood Drive

PORTLAND, Ore. — The highly-anticipated Civil War game is still more than two weeks away, but OSU Beaver fans are proving they may be better. The Civil War Blood Drive is halfway over. The Beaver fans are in the lead. They lead Ducks fans by about 100 donations. You can vote for your team by … Continue reading »