Weather Forecast

Heidi Schmidt was inspired to combine a bone marrow donor drive with next week's Memorial Blood Services drive to save the lives of people like her father, Lynn Schmidt, who suffer from leukemia. Pioneer Photo/Molly Miron

Father's diagnosis with leukemia spurs daughter's marrow donor drive

Email News Alerts

For the last 30 or more years, 59-year-old Lynn Schmidt of Bemidji has donated blood at the local Mississippi Headwaters Blood Bank two or three times a year.


Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (218) 333-9200 and we can help you.