Saturday, December 7, 2019

‘Share Life, Give Blood’, news and weather

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Weather forecast for Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Today – Mainly sunny. Wind becoming west 20 km/h this morning. High 25. UV index 8 or very high.

Tonight – Clear. Low 12.

‘Share Life, Give Blood’

World Blood Donor Day 2019 is June 14, 2019. This is an annual event with the purpose of thanking voluntary blood donors and to encourage new donors to take part in upcoming clinics to help continue to change and save lives.

One of the aims of the day is to encourage younger people to feel to sign up and start donating, so that the donor population doesn’t decline in upcoming years.

It is also to highlight the need to for donations to be regular in order to keep stocks and quality of blood donations high.

Today the Chatham Mobile Blood Donor will be at Centre St. Clair College Healthplex 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm.

To find out more about Canadian Blood Services or to book your appointment now visit Blood.ca, call 1-888-2-DONATE, use the apps or just walk in.

National news

5/7 Women in a Siberian coal town are begging to be admitted to Canada as environmental refugees. https://t.co/mXDEVPkQ0g pic.twitter.com/bzK6j6mNMQ

— CBC News (@CBCNews) June 11, 2019

In an international public opinion poll, 90 per cent of Canadians said they have fallen for fake news online, with many listing Facebook as the most common source of misleading reports. https://t.co/mwOUB0SgVK @LizT1

— CBC News (@CBCNews) June 11, 2019

The military spends $2 million a year to run its prison in Edmonton, but it hasn’t had an inmate since April 16.https://t.co/ecXstqQG3h

— Globalnews.ca (@globalnews) June 11, 2019

Toronto @Raptors fans waited in the rain only to see their team lose by 1 point. #Raptors were denied their chance at history in Game 5 and will head to California for another shot at the #NBA title. #WeTheNorth #NBAFinals

MORE: https://t.co/XojUnPmPjq pic.twitter.com/eD2GsQUQ1o

— Globalnews.ca (@globalnews) June 11, 2019

Canada’s treatment of Indigenous women not a ‘genocide’: Andrew Scheer https://t.co/5OxgvF0w2X pic.twitter.com/17KkJxMOnH

— CTV News (@CTVNews) June 11, 2019

Canada’s treatment of Indigenous women not a ‘genocide’: Andrew Scheer https://t.co/5OxgvF0w2X pic.twitter.com/17KkJxMOnH

— CTV News (@CTVNews) June 11, 2019

PM Trudeau announces single-use plastic ban https://t.co/4blIsTtQr0 pic.twitter.com/p5Oj7SovzN

— CTV News (@CTVNews) June 11, 2019

World news

Pakistan MQM head Altaf Hussain arrested in UK https://t.co/jz50iitt51

— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) June 11, 2019

Near-record ‘dead zone’ predicted in Gulf of Mexico https://t.co/Ec0ch7M2vw pic.twitter.com/LCCU4sKumr

— CTV News (@CTVNews) June 11, 2019

Botswana decriminalises homosexuality in landmark ruling https://t.co/QuhNIivXVV

— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) June 11, 2019

Supreme Court denies request to hear a challenge to federal law requiring the registration of some firearms including silencershttps://t.co/p1bjqtq5t0 pic.twitter.com/JfensJ9SN8

— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) June 10, 2019

American Airlines says it will extend Boeing 737 Max flight cancellations until September 3. The planes were grounded worldwide in mid-March after two fatal crashes.https://t.co/kZw0D7wYoq pic.twitter.com/kDAbvNuWLe

— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) June 10, 2019

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