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Mortar Firework Ignites While Man Still Holds It, Loses Most Of His Hand

Officers learned that the man was on the patio holding a mortar in his hand when it blew up, destroying most of his left hand leaving only the index finger and thumb.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/01/2014

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Lawmaker Plans Bill To Reinstate Michigan’s Fireworks Ban

Tired of all those fireworks shooting off in your neighborhood? Turns out — you’re not alone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2014

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University Of Michigan Proposes Football Fireworks

The University of Michigan plans to light up the football field this fall with the help of fireworks displays.

CBS Detroit–07/15/2014

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Doctors: Firework-Related Injuries On The Rise, Public Urged To Use Extreme Caution

Last year, there was a 50 percent increase in fireworks-related injuries, the biggest jump being in kids under the age of five.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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Ooh, Ahh, Oww! Safety Do’s And Don’ts For Fireworks At Home

As the upcoming Fourth of July holiday rolls around, state officials are urging residents to use extreme caution when using any type of fireworks

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

More than 100 minors were detained at the Southwestern District Police Precinct for violating a special curfew during the annual Detroit Fireworks. (Credit:  Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

More Than 100 Minors Detained For Breaking ‘Controversial’ Curfew During Detroit Fireworks

Busloads of minors arrived at police precinct, where they were held overnight until their parents arrived to take them home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2014

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Thousands On Hand As Detroit Illuminates Under Annual Fireworks

Even a threat of rain didn’t spoil the mood of thousands of people who enjoyed the fireworks spectacular over the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

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Guide To 2014 Detroit Fireworks

Hundreds of thousands of spectators will line the shores of the Detroit River to enjoy the 56th annual Ford Fireworks on Monday, June 23.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2014

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Best Places To Buy Fireworks In Detroit

Don’t bother driving to Ohio for your backyard fireworks show for this 4th of July. There are dozens of good local shops to get your cakes, sparklers and firecrackers in the Detroit area.

06/17/2014

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