BLAIR – New blankets, towels and prepackaged snacks and bottled water are needed by area first responders and those they rescue. First responders also indicate a need for new socks in adult sizes.
   Blair area donations can be dropped off at Joseph’s Coat Ministries, 1737 Washington Street.
   Donations of non-perishable food items can be made at Blair’s Family Fare Store.
   In Missouri Valley, you can drop off those items at Community of Christ Church, 2102 Liberty Avenue in Mo Valley. First responders can use new socks in adult sizes. You can drop off those items at the same place.
   A list of needed items and a donation spot is at Blair’s Walmart.
   Additionally, we have a donation box at Boomer Blair studios, 1015 South highway 30, and at our corporate offices in Omaha at 11717 Burt Street, Suite 201