Blood Donations Needed

Oneof the critical issues in medicine, is the availability of bloodwhen there's an emergency.

Withouta dependable supply, a major surgery or the recovery from an accidentmight not be possible.

Rightnow the OklahomaBloodInstituteis trying to avoid a shortage.

O.B.I.'sSara Wilson says this can be a difficult time of year for donations.

Tomake sure they don't run short, they're teaming up with VerizonWireless this Saturday.

It'sFebruary 1stat their store, at 10031 East 72st Street.

Thedonations are needed for 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.