Minnesota Company Recalls Tree Stands Due To Cable IssueMore than 12,000 tree stands from a Minnesota company are being recalled due to a fall hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the assembly cables on stands made by the Windom-based company Big Game can release, causing a user to fall.
Black & Decker Sued Over Unsafe Coffee MakerThere's a federal lawsuit over a Black and Decker coffee maker. The lawsuit centers on the distributor of the popular Black and Decker Space Maker. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said dozens of people were burned after the handles on their coffee pots unexpectedly fell off.
Lakefield Company Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due To ExplosionsA Lakefield, Minn. company is recalling 22 gas fireplace models due to the risk of explosions. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Hussong Manufacturing is recalling their direct-vent gas fireplaces and gas fireplace inserts that use the American Flame-brand main control modules. The fireplaces - sold under the names Kozy Heat Fireplaces, Ambiance Fireplace and Stellar Hearth Products - were made between Oct. 2009 and April 2013.
Memorial Day Triggers Pool Safety TipsMemorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and for many that will mean time in the pool. But before you jump in, experts recommend heeding some pool safety tips for all ages. A report from CPSC says 390 children younger than age 15 drown in pools and spas every year.
Safety Alert Issued On Laundry Detergent PodsThere is now a safety alert out for those laundry detergent packets we warned you about Monday night.
Coffee Maker Recalled After 10-Year-Old Badly BurnedMore than a million single cup coffee makers are being recalled because they can explode and can spray hot water onto whoever is standing in front of it.
Minn. Girl Burned By Now-Recalled Tassimo Coffee MakerHome-brewed coffee lovers, take note: More than a million coffee makers are being recalled after dozens of reports of the brewers spraying hot liquid, coffee grounds or tea leaves onto people.
Arctic Cat Recalls 19K Snowmobiles For Steering IssuesArctic Cat is recalling 19,000 snowmobiles for the second time, but this time because of a steering issue.
Arctic Cat Recalls 1,400 ATVsArctic Cat is recalling more than a thousand ATVs made in Minnesota.
Dehumidifiers Recalled After Causing House FiresSome dehumidifiers are being recalled after being blamed for fires across the country, including one in Minnesota.
New Crib Safety Regulations Impact ParentsNew government rules concerning the buying and selling of cribs is having a huge impact on parents nationwide.
2M Graco Strollers Recalled After 4 Baby DeathsBaby gear maker Graco is recalling about 2 million strollers after receiving reports that four infants died in the strollers.

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