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Mpls. Police: Do Not Call 911 For Fireworks Complaints

If you’re mad about neighbors lighting illegal explosive fireworks in the city of Minneapolis, do not call 911.

07/03/2012

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Cities Turn To Businesses To Help Fund Fireworks

Professional fireworks are expensive and some communities have turned to private funding. The mayor of Rochester has found that getting lots of businesses involved is the way to get more bucks for the city’s big bang.

07/03/2012

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 7-3!

A salute to Fireworks gone awry and Ping Pong Ball Trick Shots on today’s Video Smack down!

07/03/2012

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Minnesotans Shelling Out Big Bucks For Wis. Fireworks

Watching big fireworks displays on the Fourth of July is a big tradition for most families, but lots of people also want to light the fuses on their own pyrotechnic displays.

07/02/2012

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Behind The Fireworks – Interview With Producer Of Country’s Largest Fireworks Display

Pyro Spectaculars produces some of the biggest July 4th fireworks displays. We talked to them about their plans for this year.

06/18/2012

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Best Places to Watch 4th of July Fireworks in Minnesota

Every town and city across the country boasts its own Independence Day fireworks. If you’re looking for a show that is a little more elaborate, or includes a little more a tiny, hometown option, grab that blanket and the bugspray and head to the best places to watch the 4th of July fireworks in Minnesota.

06/15/2012

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Bomb Squad At Surgery For Man Impaled By Firework

A Linwood Township man who shot himself in the chest with an unexploded firework over the Memorial Day weekend is still listed in critical condition at a St. Paul hospital.

05/30/2012

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Dayton Vetoes Fireworks Expansion Attempt

Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed a bill that would have allowed the sale and use of more powerful backyard fireworks in Minnesota.

04/28/2012

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Prospects Brighten For Expanded Fireworks In Minn.

The state House has moved a step closer to allowing Minnesotans greater access to legal fireworks.

04/23/2012

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Minnesota Senate Passes Fireworks Bill

Minnesotans are one step closer to legally buying and shooting off a wider range of fireworks this summer.

04/17/2012

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Rep. Kriesel: Minnesotans Can Handle Bottle Rockets

The sponsor of a bill that would legalize fireworks in Minnesota beyond handheld sparklers and ground-based worms says Minnesotan’s are responsible enough to handle it.

04/03/2012

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Rain, Storms Make Things Interesting For Fireworks, U2

If storms do hit tonight, it will make the highly anticipated U2 concert quite interesting.

07/23/2011

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Movie Blog: 10 Best Fireworks Sequences

It’s the Fourth of July, which means fireworks displays galore. But if you happen to be stuck inside this evening, you’ll probably want to take in a great display via a classic movie.

07/04/2011

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Fireworks Injuries Decline In Minnesota

The number of injuries and property damage caused by fireworks has declined in Minnesota.

06/30/2011

Steele Talkin' with Jearlyn Steele – 7/4/10

It’s Independence Day, which means fireworks will be going off all over town.  And while the city-run displays will get the most attention, many others will have the urge to shoot off their own fireworks.  […]

07/05/2010

John Williams Show

Nurse staffing: PR battle or contract agreement Man who had his remains sent up in a firework Mike Max on Joe Mauer

07/02/2010

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