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Mich. Legislature OKs Changes To Fireworks Law

A local government could impose a maximum fine of $500 for each violation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013


State House OKs Changes To Michigan Fireworks Law

The Michigan House has given the thumbs up to a bill that would allow local governments to put some limits on fireworks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

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Mount Clemens Hosts New Year’s Eve Extravaganza

Downtown Mount Clemens will host a New Year’s Eve Gala that will feature plenty of activities for the whole family.

CBS Detroit–12/25/2012

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St. Clair Shores City Council: Repeal State Fireworks Law

St. Clair Shores is sending a message to the state legislature and Governor: Repeal the state’s new fireworks law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2012

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Police: No Big Increase In Fireworks Related Injuries

Local police say there was not a big increase in injuries this year, despite Michigan’s new fireworks law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012


Woman Dies After Lansing Fireworks Shooting

Police say a woman has died after an apparently stray bullet hit her in the head before the Michigan capital’s Fourth of July fireworks show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012


Man Loses Part Of Leg In Fireworks Explosion

Police in suburban Detroit say a paraplegic man’s leg was blown off as he sat in a wheelchair setting off explosives on the Fourth of July.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012

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Woman Shot In Head Before Lansing Fireworks

Authorities in Lansing say a woman was apparently shot in the head by a stray bullet ahead of the city’s Fourth of July fireworks show.



Legal Fireworks Bring Bigger Bang

The new Michigan Fireworks Safety Act really sparked this Fourth of July.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2012

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Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.