4th of July

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Gov. Snyder OKs Firework Sales Expansion

Louder, more powerful fireworks will become legal in Michigan in plenty of time for the next Fourth of July through legislation signed Tuesday by Gov. Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

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Michigan Lawmakers Vote To Expand Fireworks Sales

Some types of bottle rockets and Roman candles are among the fireworks that will now be legal to buy under new legislation passed in the state House and Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2011

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Michigan Parks In Your Backyard

Blogger Vicki Briganti has a lifetime of experience visiting Michigan State Parks and Metroparks. Where should you go this Fourth of July weekend? Find out which park best suits your favorite activities.

CBS 62–06/30/2011

24 Injured In Iowa Parade

Two horses running out of control trampled children collecting candy and other onlookers along a Fourth of July parade route in a small Mississippi River town in eastern Iowa on Sunday.


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Gas Prices Holding Steady For Holiday Weekend

There likely won’t be any sticker shock this 4th of July weekend when it comes to gasoline prices. Since the first of the year, prices have stayed within a 20 to 30 cent range, with […]