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WARRENSBURG — Aided by a friendly competition, the Warrensburg Police and Fire departments collected 161 units of blood for the Community Blood Center on Friday, June 7.

Those who donated could vote for the WPD or the WFD in the annual Battle for Blood. The blood drive ended with 87 votes for the Police Department and 55 votes for the Fire Department.

The last blood drive, April 9, collected 119 units of blood.

The next blood drive will be Sept. 6 at the Warrensburg Community Center.

Staff Writer Sara Lawson can be reached by emailing sara.lawson@dsjnow.com or by calling (660) 747-8123.

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