Attention heroes. It’s time to “Beef Up” the blood supply at the Winnemucca Community Blood Drive. Hours are from noon to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 8, and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.Thursday, November 9, at the Winnemucca Convention Center. All donors will be treated to beef sliders courtesy of the Humboldt County Cattle Women. Cookies and juice will also be available. Potential blood donors must be at least 16 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in reasonably good health. Eat a low-fat meal before coming and bring your identification. The virtually painless process takes about an hour. Especially needed is O blood donors. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call Maggie at (775) 304-4804. This community blood drive is sponsored by the Humboldt Hospital Auxiliary and United Blood Services of Reno.